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Vanda Roberts Delight x Vanda coerulea

This is a discussion on Vanda Roberts Delight x Vanda coerulea within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; First bloom. It really is way more blue but is just so hard to capture....

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    Default Vanda Roberts Delight x Vanda coerulea

    First bloom. It really is way more blue but is just so hard to capture.

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    I like it, but the flower looks like "modern improved" coerulea.
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    Nice pics, Cathy



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    Beautiful. I really like the coerulea tessellations.

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    Thanks guys! With the cool weather it is maddening slow to get fully opened blooms. I was happy with the color on this one. There is the best hint of orange at the base of the lip.

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    Love the blue vanda orchids! Nice growing Cathy!

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    Gorgeous, Cathy - and nice shots, too! Have you tried shooting it in natural light? Sometimes that gives more accurate color. And don't forget to set your white balance if it's not in Auto mode.

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    That actually was in natural light but in the shadehouse. I'm still learning this camera. I'm excited to be taking a photography class after the first of the year. Thanks for the advice!

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    Lovely vanda! I cant wait to try my hand at them!
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    Wow that is very beautiful crossing Cathy you got there, lovely.

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