mb - 03.02.08 - First Primula of this Year at 900 m

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May Margrit B. (Swis… on February 7, 2008

I found this flower shily looking out of the snow on the 2. of February at 900 m above sealevel. We actually have two different climates at this heights in the hills and mountains. The slopes looking North often keep their winter dress until May, whereas the slopes looking South start spring earlier than in the lower regions. The angle they have towards the incidence of the sunbeams, produces a very mild climate. That's also the reason, why the vines grow in higher located regions and produce the best wine, see the vines of Ollon for example.

May

Tamás Borbély on February 8, 2008

I see that the spring is approaching there also!Very beautiful photo, May !Cheers, Tamás

GA39 on February 8, 2008

Und es wird doch Frühling! May, Deine neuen Bilder sind Zauberhft. Viele Grüße, Gernot

May Margrit B. (Swis… on February 8, 2008

Thank you very much, Tamás! My best greetings, May

Danke schön, **Gernot*3! Herzliche Grüsse, May

©junebug on February 8, 2008

Was für ein wunderschönes Foto, May! Trotz Schnee und Kälte hat sich die kleine Primel ihren Weg ans Tageslicht gesucht der Sonne entgegen. Ein YS für dieses Bild. Liebe Grüße, Anne

May Margrit B. (Swis… on February 8, 2008

Danke schön, Anne, bes. für den Y*! Ich wollte doch nur zeigen, dass auch bei uns der Frühling in Sicht ist. ;-))

Liebe Grüsse, May

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  • Uploaded on February 7, 2008
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    by May Margrit B. (Swis…
    • Camera: OLYMPUS CORPORATION X-3,C-60Z
    • Taken on 2008/02/03 14:09:43
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/640)
    • Focal Length: 14.71mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO64
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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