Azaleas are almost always striking, so many blooms…almost to the point that you don’t even notice the leaves. It’s so easy to miss the beauty in the details…
We took my wife’s car on this trip, a decision we made at the last minute. I didn’t think to grab my tripod from my trunk before we left. I spent so much time waiting for the breeze to calm, and without a tripod, it was just an exercise in keeping a steady hand and having a little patience.
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Voigtländer SL Macro APO-Lanthar 125mm
1/400 @ f/5.6 (ISO 400)
Single RAW capture converted through DxO
Taken 5/8/11 near Shartlesville Pennsylvania
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