Austin, Texas – Water Lilies

The summer is almost over and here is a nice summery shot of 2 beautiful water lilies.  They are one of my favorite flowers!  These are from our local Zilker Botanical Garden here is Austin.  I visit here just to take these shots.  The little pond is right by the entrance.  They are just so pleasing to the eye!!   Especially when the sun hits them right.  The center looks like its on fire!  Hope you had a great summer!

Talke Photography Settings:

  • Camera:  Nikon D300
  • Lens: Nikon 70-200 VR f/2.8
  • Setting: Aperture  Mode
  • Focal Length: 102.0mm
  • ISO: 200
  • Exposure:   1/250 second
  • Aperture:  f/11
  • Gear:  Tripod
  • Post Process: Adobe CS4
  • 5 comments on “Austin, Texas – Water Lilies

    1. Evan Gearing says:

      Very nice Pete! One of these days I’ll get out to that garden. Looks like lots of great opportunities there! Nice job as always.

    2. sheila365 says:

      Beautiful. It’s time I paid a visit to the gardens.

    3. aswirly says:

      These are beautiful!!

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