Droplets on Tulip

By: Jconnphoto

May 04 2011

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Category: Flowers, Macro


Focal Length:100mm
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Photo blog day 264, May 4, 2011

I’m sad. I had to return my rented lenses today. It’s always a bit of a disappointment but it inspires me to get that “last shot” before the box heads out to UPS. I was ready to put the box out today when I saw that there were new tulips planted on the balcony at my work. It was drizzling a little which made the perfect chance for a macro shot of the tulips. I stepped out into the rain and wind (with the lens hood on!!) and got a few final shots.  I loved this one so much I actually made it my screen saver. I found the colors to be so striking and vibrant.

Happy Wednesday!

3 comments on “Droplets on Tulip”

  1. This picture is absolutely gorgeous… I love the drops but also the colors of the petals are amazing. Macro lens, you will be missed! 🙂

  2. I love this shot. The textures and the colors are breathtaking, and the drops add the perfect touch to the tulip’s natural beauty.

  3. […] day!) and we only have a few short weeks of these beautiful blooms. At work in Springfield the tulips{click} have all died off. I have a few stragglers in my little garden left by my mother in-law. This Late […]

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