Magenta's Orchid

PhotographerJeff King
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryWest Hollywood, United States
Photo Date12/06/09
Technical InfoNikon
Entry Description

The orchid blossom fell off randomly at the height of it's beauty. So I had to shoot it. It was lit with only one back-light - a LED flashlight. The glow of the veins and intricacies of its' structure really benefited from back lighting. On plexiglass at 40x50" it glows!

About Photographer

Los Angeles based photographer with a love of shooting people, portraits and reportage. I also shoot pictures without people on occasion.