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Cascade
12-FEB-2017

Cascade

I can’t believe I actually did this, but I went back once again to the “orchids: A MOMENT” exhibit at the Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. I don’t really have all that many pictures from this visit, but as I don’t have much else to work on except old captures, will continue this gallery for a little while longer. I hope people are not “orchided” out! I was a bit shocked this time because no botanist had come in to tend to the orchids, and there were at least three plants in very bad shape. Not so good for an exhibit like this.

More orchids up at the top of the display.

A familiar orchid, posted earlier:


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Julie Oldfield21-Feb-2017 01:46
A very striking capture. V
Ton T.20-Feb-2017 19:51
Excellent shot of this very beautiful orchid! V
Buz Kiefer20-Feb-2017 00:50
Beautiful cascade of color. Excellent. Vote.
victorswan19-Feb-2017 15:14
Gorgeous just a waterfall with bright colors nice work Helen BV
Graeme18-Feb-2017 14:07
Beautifully captured.BV!
The Heritage man18-Feb-2017 13:49
Gorgeous! Like a cascade
Dwight Rankine17-Feb-2017 21:10
Very beautiful1 BV
Nirvan Hope17-Feb-2017 19:20
Yet another unique variety! A gorgeous waterfall of color.
Jim Coffman17-Feb-2017 19:10
Soooo very beautiful!!!
Nora van Beek17-Feb-2017 18:14
Wow, I've never seen one like this before. Beautiful! V
gerard belbeoch17-Feb-2017 17:56
De belles fleurs dans cette série) bravo
carabias17-Feb-2017 17:33
Awesome Orchid Cluster! V
Chris Morton17-Feb-2017 17:28
a splendid cascade it is too
Pieter Bos17-Feb-2017 16:53
This is a beauty! ~V
joseantonio17-Feb-2017 16:45
very nicely captured in that light.V.
Tom Munson17-Feb-2017 16:44
Amazing flower and image. Beautiful!
janescottcumming17-Feb-2017 16:05
That's an unusual looking one! I had not realized there were so many different varieties of orchids. V
Ika Zinka Eferl17-Feb-2017 16:03
Beautifully composed, very well captured in this gorgeous shot.Really lovely, Helen!V