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Zingiber spectabile @ Tepus

Zingiber spectabile @ Tepus
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Copyright: Foozi Saad (foozi) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2791 W: 0 N: 6696] (25839)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-06-29
Categories: Rain Forest
Camera: Nikon D90, Sigma 105mm F2.8 DG macro
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/40 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-03-03 3:00
Viewed: 3220
Points: 26
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Zingiber spectabile, Griff. Leafy sts. 6 ft. or more high, robust: lvs. subsessile, oblong-lanceolate, acuminate at base, obscurely green above, paler pubescent beneath, 8-12 x 3 1/2 in.: spike 8-12 in. long, a little over 2 in. diam., laxly cylindrical, apex rounded; bracts yellow, finally scarlet, apex obtuse: corolla yellowish white, dorsal lobe deep concave, broad, anterior narrower, linear-lanceolate, lip obovate, emarginate, 2-lobed, lemon-yellow, apex almost black, lateral lobes half as long as midlobe, ovate. Malay Penins. B.M. 7967

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  • pegos Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 222 W: 0 N: 356] (1982)
  • [2012-03-03 4:46]

Hello Foozi,
beautiful image of this interesting plant with excellent sharpness and lightness; splendid bright colours and nice contrast with a blurred background. Well done!
Thanks for sharing

Hi Foozi,
I completely agree with Enrico's comment and the bee added a further dimension to your work. Very beautiful. Well done.

nice pollination captre, TFS Ori

hello Foozi
very nice and sharpness picture
good light and beautiful colours
thanks greeting lou

Ciao Foozi, lovely composition with llittle fly and beautiful plant, excellent sharpness, splendid light and wonderful natural colors, very well done my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

Hello Foozi,
What a lovely plant and insect.
Amazing picture.
Well done.

Hi Foozi,
interesting plant. Amazing colours. Perfect composition. Nice bonus :)
Have a nice Sunday,

Hello Foozi,
Wonderful image with great focus and very good clarity.
The details, colors and WB are perfect.
It is a splendid composition with impressive vivid colors.
Thanks for sharing!

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2012-03-03 10:07]

Hello Foozi.
This is stunning with super sharp and detail. Brilliant perspective with blurry green BG.Best regards Siggi

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2012-03-03 15:26]

HI Foozi,very interesting,nice and strange.And an excellent capture whit top sharpness and brilliant colors.There is always a nice suprise to see in your gallery everytime and i like it!Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

A very nioe composition with the insect approaching. I very like the green and red colours. Good background and excellent detail.
regards yiannis

Amazing plant Foozi! Beautiful photo with very good composition and wonderful colours.

Hi Foozi,
Amazing species!!!! good shot

Hi Foozi,
Very nice composition, POV and colours,excellent sharpness,

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