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Cattleya Hybrid
20-DEC-2006 BJ Ramsay

Cattleya Hybrid

Home, California, MD

All my orchids seem to be coming into bloom at once so I decided to try
and get a few good shots tonight. I'd forgotten how much work they are to get right.
Additionally, I wanted to work on the remote strobe technique that Joe McNally taught at
DLWS. So this orchid was shot indoors using only an SB-600 and the internal strobe from
the D200. I have a lot to master in this area, but thanks Joe for the tips and getting
me started in the right direction.

Here is an APaD from the Wildlife Center as I work through cleaning up a hard drive:



Nikon D200 ,Nikkor 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5G ED-IF AF-S DX Zoom
1/125s f/16.0 at 56.0mm iso400 -Remote SB-600 flash full exif

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Greg Harp26-Dec-2006 01:47
Beautiful work.
Jim Larkin22-Dec-2006 15:44
If you have a lot to learn I have even more. This looks great to me. V.
Gayle P. Clement22-Dec-2006 07:54
Beautiful glow in this shot. This flower is stunning.
Lloyd & Sandy Spitalnik22-Dec-2006 06:31
Great job on this intricate and beautiful orchid. Colors are superb. Vote
Wei O'Connell22-Dec-2006 06:05
Gorgeous colors and lighting. vote
Katie Chew21-Dec-2006 16:10
Beautiful colors! V
Chris Thorpe21-Dec-2006 15:06
Sharp color and detail...looks like that speedlight found a good home! V
Chris Thorpe21-Dec-2006 15:05
Sharp color and detail...looks like that speedlight found a good home! V
shatterbug21-Dec-2006 04:21
Very nice lighting, and gorgeous colors! V.
Bryan Murahashi21-Dec-2006 03:59
Beautiful colors in this orchid shot. V
Kevin Sargent21-Dec-2006 02:56
Looks nice to me!