Lilly from last night

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by sbuttrick, Jul 27, 2005.

  1. Hi All,

    I shot this Lilly last night with the 300mm f4 / TC-14E II. The sun was setting and the flower was in the shadow of the house. Not the sharpest image I've taken, but it is a pretty flower.

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  2. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Lovely Scott. I bought one of these a couple of weeks ago, and now every one of the blossoms has fallen off. What do I need to do to get them back?
     
  3. Thanks Frank. I don't have a clue how to get them back. My Wife is the gardener and I'm the photographer and never do the two switch. I think the easiest way to get the blossoms back is to go buy a new plant, at least that's what comes to mind. :)
     
  4. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Frank,

    Next year. Believe they only bloon once a year. they are a bulb flower I believe.

    Scott,

    This is my favorite Lily now, used to be the tiger Lily.

    A Star Gazer Lily..

    Very pretty.

    thank You for sharing...

    Ohhhh and they smell sooooo nice.
     
  5. Thanks Gale, and thank you for telling me the name. It is a pretty flower.
     
  6. Frank, patience is a virtue. :roll:
     
  7. Your image is beautiful. I love lilies. They have so much detail. I found a few plants at a rest stop on I81 in Pennsylvania. I couldn't pass up the chance to photograph them.
     
  8. Scott,

    I just finished processing my star gazer lily images. Although I like them, there is something very special about your D2X image. I can't stop admiring it.
     
  9. Thank you very much Crystall.
     
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