April 8, 2010 – Purple Flowers

Purple flowers

Purple flowers

Thursday, April 8, 2010

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So I kind of ran out of time to post something today, but rather than just leave you all hanging until tomorrow (so soon after ignoring you all for two weeks) I ended up just grabbing this shot out of the archives. It’s just some flowers that I walked by one day when I was at the zoo in Seattle. I liked the colors, that’s all. No clue what kind of flowers they are, but that’s not unusual.

As for tomorrow, I can’t decide if I should post another shot from my recent trip, or if I should try to space those out a bit so that I don’t overwhelm anyone. Hmmm, I’ll sleep on it, and let you know tomorrow.

UPDATE: I figured out what these are: Camas Lilies!

Notes: Canon EOS Rebel XT, Tamron 28-300 mm VC lens. 1/100s, f/6.3, ISO 400. Focal length: 300mm.

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    Marie June 6, 2010

    so pretty

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    Ellis Suthern August 25, 2011

    Wow that was one pretty flower. I have no idea what’s the name or tyep of flower is that but it looks like orchids to me.

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    ErlindaDolphin November 10, 2011

    I like the center of the flower. It’s like floating but when you see it clearly, it’s not.

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    Zoe November 14, 2011

    @Erlinda: Were the same. I thought it was floating but it’s actually not. The color is good to see. It’s very bright. Thanks for sharing.

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    Robert Key November 16, 2011

    Nice flower. It would be nice if the color is pink. I am not much an avid fan of purple color but this flower looks good to me.

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