Sunset Flower

Discussion in 'Other Genres' started by claude, Feb 25, 2013.

  1. claude

    claude TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Jan 13, 2013
    Ottawa Canada
    Taken in St Petersburg Florida with sigma 30mm. Played a little more than usual in LR4 with this one. I'll probably redo it a bunch more times but this is what I got for now. Comments are welcome. Btw, I have no idea what kind of flower that is.

    Sunset Flower by claudeallaert, on Flickr

    Thanks for looking
  2. bmg123

    bmg123 TalkEmount Veteran Subscribing Member

    Jan 15, 2013
    England, UK
    Great, I love shots like this, especially the way the orange of the sunlight blends with the yellow/red gradients of the flower petals.
  3. Poki

    Poki TalkEmount Hall of Famer

    Aug 30, 2011
    Yep, really nice light!
  4. Bimjo

    Bimjo Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Oct 28, 2011
    Washington State
    That's a Bird of Paradise. Usually seen only in tropical climes. Or in greenhouses in non-tropical climes. ;)
  5. claude

    claude TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Jan 13, 2013
    Ottawa Canada
    Bimjo Thanks for the info. Bird of Paradise it is.
    Poki and bmg thanks for the nice comments.
  6. PhotoRob

    PhotoRob TalkEmount Regular

    Feb 24, 2013
    Nice one Claude...
  7. freddytto

    freddytto TalkEmount All-Pro

    Dec 2, 2011
    Puebla, Mexico
    awesome, beautiful
  8. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012

    My mothers favoutite flower - she has a lot in her garden :)
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