Beleaf it or not: Part 1

by Charles Stirton June. 08, 2007 5309 views

Sheer beauty of leaves - mostly there but usually overlooked as we focus on flowers

One of the most constant things in our natural world are leaves. Apart from in extreme environments one can usually find plants in leaf. This entry is aimed to encourage other photobloggers to explore this neglected aspect of plant photography.

There has top be a special leaf for each viewer just as there is a special flower.

Let me know which is your favourite.

1. Gunnera

2. Gunnera

3. Aloe plicatalis

4. Alchemilla

5. Euphorbia

6. Hedera - COMMON IVY

7.Foeniculum - FENNEL

8. Crassula

9. leaf reflection in water

10. Erica and Cotoneaster

11. Unknown

12. Unknown

13. Palm

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Kasia 12 years, 5 months ago

love this set!
#1 is so amazing! I can`t believe it`s so huge!

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Peter 12 years, 6 months ago

Great set! great variety!

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Zajä…C 12 years, 6 months ago

vonderful set.

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Carley 12 years, 6 months ago

What beauty in these leaves! You have inspired me to go out and find leaves to shoot....not just flowers. Thanks!

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Anniepie 12 years, 6 months ago

#5, nice set

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Jet28 12 years, 6 months ago

Such variety! #1 is my favourite :-)

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Dzmitry Samakhvalau 12 years, 6 months ago

the first one is very impressive

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Zsã³Fi 12 years, 6 months ago

I love the Gunnera and Foeniculum ;)

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Viktorija 12 years, 6 months ago

I would like to touch fennel:) amazing tones and texture. really great set.

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Timea Nogradi 12 years, 6 months ago

My favorite is the last one palm (I named my son after it : Palmer...))), and also like the gunnera that is huge and fantastic...

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Adam K 12 years, 6 months ago

i love these greens :)

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
Lisa 12 years, 6 months ago

#1 is my favorite. It looks like a glass leaf bowl in the forest. Probably holds water from the fountain of youth :) I also like the patterns of 4 & 5.

12 years, 6 months ago Edited
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