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Backlit Hosta

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 11 June 2018 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Photo captured May 25, 2018

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/6.7 ISO 400 70 mm

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Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Superb lighting with all those patterns of light and shade.

11 Jun 2018 5:46am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Toujours aussi beau dans le détail !

11 Jun 2018 6:01am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

Excellent tones and light.

11 Jun 2018 6:11am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I wish my hostas looked as well-nourished !

11 Jun 2018 6:55am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Très chouette encore et belle lumière.
Bonne journée Steven

11 Jun 2018 6:56am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful light on these leaves

11 Jun 2018 7:03am

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

Beautiful green and lighting !

11 Jun 2018 7:32am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très belles ces feuilles avec cette transparence !

11 Jun 2018 9:50am

willy from Belgium

de beaux détails dans ce superbe cliché Steven


11 Jun 2018 10:06am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

You are a master at these. It could all be very simole, but not
with you behind the camera ! You can make plants POP !~

11 Jun 2018 10:14am

London Caller from United Kingdom

Do you fertilise your hosta often?
They look very "juicy"!

11 Jun 2018 10:41am

@London Caller: They just need plenty of shade. Although these are in my front yard and get mostly morning sun.

Jean-Louis Guianvarc'h from Valence d'Albigeois, France

Superbe prise de vue faite d'ombre et de lumière!

11 Jun 2018 11:10am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Those hostas are a mine of beautiful shots for you. Another wonderful one

11 Jun 2018 11:49am

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Fantastic light and green.

11 Jun 2018 12:13pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

The light is lovely and the green so rich.

11 Jun 2018 12:42pm

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

What is the green here in the picture beautifully.

11 Jun 2018 2:57pm

Devi from Chennai, India

wow...superb image !

11 Jun 2018 3:04pm

Remus from Portugal

Once again the green and the crisp are very well visible in the photo. I imagine that these leafs are a real delight to herbivores.

11 Jun 2018 3:28pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

very nicely done with the backlighting

i can't believe how much larger the hosta plants grow in your climate

11 Jun 2018 3:46pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

These leaves are beautiful in this light, too. I like all your images of these wonderful leaves.

11 Jun 2018 5:18pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


11 Jun 2018 5:52pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Admirable image with a variety of greens. Awesome!

11 Jun 2018 6:43pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

So nice. The light is perfect.

11 Jun 2018 11:32pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A gorgeous image! I love the bright green and the light!

12 Jun 2018 1:17am

The Yum List from Kuala LOumpur, Malaysia

Really magnificently lush and green. Are these in your garden?

12 Jun 2018 4:44am

@The Yum List: Yes.

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Great greea...

12 Jun 2018 4:55am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful green leaves and lovely light. Excellent. :)

12 Jun 2018 6:21am