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Harlequins and Friends

This is a discussion on Harlequins and Friends within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; ...

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    Incredible! I love them all! There's alot of snobbishness about phals over here , but I can grow them and when you see such gorgeous blooms! What is the first one called please?

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    Judi, it is Phal Golden Peoker x Brother Oxford. The flowers are very thick and leathery with large oval green leaves

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    Beautiful pictures. What type of camera are you using and what are your settings? I would love to be able to take those kinds of closeups. Please share.

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    I'm using a Nikon D-80 and an old macro Nikkor lense that is not metered for this camera. If the exposure is off, I just delete and readjust the f-stop or shutter speed and reshoot the pic. I'm looking into getting a lense that will meter through the camera like the Nikon 105mm micro or the Sigma 105mm micro.

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    Stupendous shots and the phals are as usual, exquisite!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ischel1 View Post
    Stupendous shots and the phals are as usual, exquisite!
    Here! Here! I totally agree!

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