Blue-bead Lily

Daily Image - 29 May 2011 - Blue-bead Lily

Whilst tramping through the woodlot this morning I came across a clump of Blue-bead Lilies, Clintonia borealis, also known as Clintonia or Corn-lily… delicate, thin yellow petals, high atop a long, slender, green stock, growing in the dappled shade of the forest floor. Another glory of nature.

Sony A-900 – Tamron 90mm f2.8 Macro – ISO 200 – f32 – 1/90 – (Black backdrop and wireless flash)


About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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One Response to Blue-bead Lily

  1. sandi Gargano says:

    It looks so beautiful against the black background.

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