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Paph. Saint Swithin 'Kinglet' HCC/AOS

This is a discussion on Paph. Saint Swithin 'Kinglet' HCC/AOS within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; AMAZING! It's so beautiful... and sounds like it's a good size... I like the yellow ...

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    AMAZING! It's so beautiful... and sounds like it's a good size... I like the yellow colouration... though I haven't seen many or rather any of the ones with a white background...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jmoney
    thanks all! I use a canon powershot s80 with a velvet background. Ideally you would use natural light without flash (with probably an SLR) but I'm stuck with some flash bounce-back.

    I don't know if a certain background color is necessarily preferred--although I do like the ones with the white background, that's a nice contrast.

    the petals are almost 7", and the natural spread and vertical spread are both about 7" as well. a few cultivars have the petals straight out like roth and those are very impressive, since the petals tend to be longer than straight roths.
    May I use your picture as a basis for a mosaic?
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    Oh cool! Cin's onto a new mosaic idea...

    You go, girl!

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    Beautiful I love the color . Gin

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    Quote Originally Posted by Molly Taco
    May I use your picture as a basis for a mosaic?
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    Sure thing!

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