I like it but would have preferred that the stigma be in focus. I
realize that the pistil on a hibiscus is pretty long but, given that the
near background leaf at left is in focus, it appears there may have been
enough depth of field to accomplish that given a different focus point.
On 11/6/2011 12:45 AM, Peter Klein wrote:
> A slightly belated Friday flower. Our indoor hibiscus bloomed with a
> single flower Friday afternoon. Today, despite this being November in
> Seattle, I was lucky enough to get some "just right" filtered sunshine
> through the glass door behind it. A few hours later, the petals had
> already wilted. They only last one day.
> Here it is, full face in B&W. I really, really like it this way.
> Here's the original color version:
> And here it is in profile:
> Please view large. C&C welcome. Olympus E-30 and 40-150mm f/3.5-4.5
> Zuiko zoom.
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