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Slender Lespedeza

Posted by
Earnest (Oklahoma, United States) on 24 September 2008 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Another September legume in the Crosstimbers taken after a heavy dew.

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Zygene from morlaix, France

Un très joli bouquet de rosées bien fraiches.

24 Sep 2008 6:00am

Cia from Kvänum, Sweden


24 Sep 2008 8:23am

shahab from Qazvin, Iran

Such a lovely flower!Nice with dew!Well captured!

24 Sep 2008 9:15am

Iris from Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

A lovely capture of this pretty flower - the dew almost makes the petals look frilled - quite amazing.

24 Sep 2008 10:27am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Wow! An interesting capture with dew that actually looks like it must be frozen because of how large it is. Great find!

24 Sep 2008 12:47pm

@Steven: I was trying to bring out the dew with processing -- maybe I overdid it.

Marie-Hélène Ammor from Casablanca/Paris, Morocco

Like a painting with ice pearls !

24 Sep 2008 8:50pm

Richard_Irwin from Belper, United Kingdom

Wow, thats so lovely, the water droplets add so much.

24 Sep 2008 8:54pm

Observing from West Cheshire, United Kingdom

It looks crystalized, very nice effect, and would look different once things warmed up.

24 Sep 2008 9:02pm

Anita from West Nottingham, United States

Really beautiful image! Love the detail and the water drops.

24 Sep 2008 9:04pm

Marion from Nanaimo, BC, Canada

This one is real eye candy Earnest. Love the droplets of water on those beautiful pink blossoms.

24 Sep 2008 9:26pm

Stunner from Kingston, Jamaica

beautiful macro and i just love the droplets of water on the flower. i have posted a few shots with water droplets in my last 2 posts, it just denotes a nice fresh feel.

24 Sep 2008 10:26pm

@Stunner: I agree. I've been lucky to be out on wet mornings and after the rain. I will one day make a mister just for the purpose of faking things... You are right about the feel of the photos.

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

it looks like a canvas painting! earnest this composition is beautiful!

24 Sep 2008 11:20pm

@marc battault: Thanks, Marc.

MaryP from Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

Superb image. Excellent macro.

25 Sep 2008 4:43am

amy from Nanaimo, BC, Canada

LOVE it! The dew is just so gorgeous... and I always cheat with a water bottle if nature isn't co-operating.. ;-)

25 Sep 2008 4:53am

@amy: Thanks, Amy. I haven't cheated yet but I am certainly not above it...