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Cereus night bloomer
22-AUG-2004 Benjamin Le

Cereus night bloomer

San Diego

At 12:30am... this night blooming cereus is still not fully in bloom.
Without coffee, I couldn't last much longer so could get only a few
shots before retiring for the night.

Post processing using Paint Shop Pro 8: 45% fade correction,
Resampled, added frame and USM with Radius 0.5, Strength
150 and no clipping.

My picture galleries: http://www.smallgallery.com

Olympus C-2100UZ
1/30s f/8.0 at 7.0mm iso100 with Flash full exif

other sizes: small medium original
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Selvin Chance24-Nov-2004 17:43
Ben,
Great capture. Like you getting these fellows is an exercise in patience. I was able to them around 8:00pm at night.
Aloha