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BirdFoot Trefoil...from above...

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A while ago, I submitted this image I captured of the BirdFoot Trefoil.

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Yesterday I captured this image of a single BirdFoot while shooting directly down into the center of the flower. It brings these colorful little blooms into a whole different perspective.

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Nice work, Stu. I love shooting radially symmetrical flowers from above. It always looks like a kaleidescope, and this is a cool yellow one.

Betcha wanted a macro lens for it, eh? gringringrin

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Thanks Steve. Macro....you bet! Although this one turned decent using the 17-40.

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I've been doing a lot more floral work with the 17-40 this year. It focuses in really close and is particularly handy when true macro isn't needed. At 17mm, it makes a pretty cool lens for getting a lot of a flower's environment (or the sky) in the frame as well, if a person wants that.

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