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Rlc. Young Kong 'Sun #16'

This is a discussion on Rlc. Young Kong 'Sun #16' within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Nice flower and scented but only when the sun is very bright. Doesn't photograph well ...

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    Default Rlc. Young Kong 'Sun #16'

    Nice flower and scented but only when the sun is very bright. Doesn't photograph well on a very cloudy day either.
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    Looks fine to me!

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    Beautiful Chris! Sunny enough itself!

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    Bright sun is not a photographers friend but it looks very nice anyway.

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    Thank you Ben! Fluorescent's are just as bad for me.

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    I like to take my pictures early in the morning but still with enough natural light so that I do not have to use a flash or artificial lighting.
    It requires some planning but gives me the best results.

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    Nicely done Chris.

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    Striking magenta! Beauty!

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