….why Claude was so enamored.
Possibly the most photogenic flower.
Took my one of my newest pieces of old glass (the Minolta 75-300mm, f3.5-4.5 [The “Big Beercan”]) to….
The Jewel Box, Forest Park, Saint Louis, Missouri.
A lot of images, I know, but I couldn’t help myself….they’re just so damned purty and the light was so soft and lovely….
(For larger views, on a nice, juicy dark background, just click on any image)