Three black-and-white images of white lilies – Click each thumbnail for a larger image,
Camera data: All three images shot with Nikon D200, 105mm Micro-Nikkor f/2.8. ISO 800. 1/8000 sec at f/3. All shot in sunlight with additional ring flash to flatten the image. All copyright Joanne Mason 2012.
Dahlia. Nikon D200. 105mm Micro-Nikkor f/2.8. ISO 800. 1/4000 sec at f/6.7. Sunlight plus ring flash. Copyright Joanne Mason 2012.
The dahlia is the king of summer flowers. It’s remarkable that dahlias continue to be stunning – perhaps even more interesting – even as they begin to wilt. (Click for larger.)