La Cabrera - wild tulips

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Andy Rodker on May 28, 2012

Yes! The wind direction indicated would be Southerly. However, this is not the main wind direction which tends to be Westerly.

I suspect that there is a frequent and steady downdraft (I forget: Anabatic or Katabatic wind -school geography too distant a memory!) as these tulips are on a bare mountain slope. This may well account for it Li. I certainly puzzled over it at the time and since!

Many thanks and all best wishes, Andy

Chilse D. Wolfsburg on May 30, 2012

wonderful, your botanical(?) photos! I would like to go to "La Cabrera"! :-) Christiane

Andy Rodker on May 30, 2012

Many thanks, Christiane, Nice comment! Of course now really is THE time for flowers, but there is other interest there at other times of the year, if you like interestingly shaped granite rocks (I do!).

Best wishes, Andy

Le Xuan Hung on June 17, 2012

Lovely scene and fine close-up shot. Beautiful colors and DOF. Nice photo. L(2).

Greetings from Vietnam, Le Xuan Hung.

Andy Rodker on June 17, 2012

I much appreciate your fine comments and L, Le Xuan Hung. Very many thanks, indeed! Best wishes, Andy

行者无路 on June 20, 2012

非常好的拍摄 !!! Very nice shot !!!

好照片 , 我喜欢 !!! Great photos, I like !!!

感谢分享 !!! Thanks you for sharing !!!

Best greetings from China !行者无路

Andy Rodker on June 20, 2012

I am pleased you like it, 行者无路. All best wishes, Andy

Fabio Roman on July 5, 2012

Very nice! L. Greetings, Fabio

Andy Rodker on July 5, 2012

Thanks Fabio. And many thanks for the visit, kind words and likes. Best wishes, Andy

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    by Andy Rodker
    • Camera: Nokia N95 8GB
    • Taken on 2012/05/26 12:29:48
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