This is a discussion on sun lily within the Landscape & Flower Photography forums, part of the PHOTO GALLERIES category; not sure if this is a tiger lily or not, but i did like the way the light came through it... 30D, Sigma, 1/400 @ ...
Nice catch Rocky, they look like Tiger lillies to me.
Backlighting can really make for flowers with radiance. Nice shot.
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The overall effect of the image is extraordinary - the dark background and colorful(flowerful) foreground.
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