Rainy day flora.

A spring shower is often the best time to photograph flowers. Friday May 13th Ottawa had a light rain. So I grabbed my 50mm f:1.4 Prime Lens. I selected the fast 50mm as I like the Bokeh the lens creates wide-open.

IMGP3156Tulip in the rain, Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens.  © 2016 Darrell Larose, Ottawa.

IMGP3162Tulips in the rain, Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens.  © 2016 Darrell Larose, Ottawa.

IMGP3163The flowering almond (Prunus triloba) has nice pink blossoms that appear before the leaves, Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens.  © 2016 Darrell Larose, Ottawa.

IMGP3164A lovely deep maroon Iris, Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens. © 2016 Darrell Larose, Ottawa.

IMGP3161A white Iris, Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens. © 2016 Darrell Larose, Ottawa.

IMGP3158Rain soaked tulip, Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens. © 2016 Darrell Larose, Ottawa.

IMGP3172Tulips bending in the rain, Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens. © 2016 Darrell Larose, Ottawa.

 

The Ottawa Tulip Festival opened this weekend, however this tulips are on my street.

 

Darrell A. Larose
Ottawa