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Palm Frond

Palm Frond by Robynne Limoges

Image details - Palm Frond

Photographer: Robynne Limoges
Competition: Competition 7
Category: The Beauty of Plants
Location: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London, England, United Kingdom

Description

Plants that are not quite perfect, proudly displaying the same markings that age and history bring to a face, are particularly beautiful to me. The Palm House at Kew offered me this specimen. The palm fronds provide a luscious canopy for us to wander through. The character of each plant is thrillingly different. With a 100mm macro lens I felt I could capture the palm leaves in their incredible graphic strength.

Awarded

Highly Commended - The Beauty of Plants