A Delicate Succulent

It always amazes me that Succulents and Cacti have such delicate flowers.

Most of these harsh looking,architectural type plants, coax pollen carriers with beautiful blooms that often can only be seen at night.

Delicate Glow

Delicate Glow

I originally shot this flower, for B&W processing, but couldn’t resist showing you the beautiful colour.

Cactus Flower B&W

Cactus Flower B&W

Olympus EPL-5, 45-200mm Lumix lens @54mm ( zoomed to crop image in camera) off camera flash for rim lighting, Lightroom 5 with a glow filter from onOne Software.

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