14 August 2010

225/365 - Red Orange

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225/365 c2 - From the Neighbors

13 August 2010

I was taking pictures of these purplish flowers in the neighbors' garden, when my cat Oreo went out and rubbed his body on my lower leg and feet. He was always like that when I go out of the house, he wanted to be a part of what I am doing, so after taking pictures, I just played with him the street. I was testing him if he would walk with me, and he did! Well, I didn't want us to go that far, and I was thankful that one of the houses' front yard had this flower.

I don't know what it's called, certainly looked like an orchid, but it was planted in a pot of soil, so I guess it's not. I took this from the top, just so everything could be seen. :)

*** Jenn ***


maiaT said...

Beautiful capture; the flower looks more like a lily, but the leaves are orchid-like. Hard to tell from the picture.
Have a great weekend!

BJ Roan said...

Great shot! It's a real beauty. Happy Saturday.

Janneke said...

Awesome photo ;o)
Love the color of the flower

Janneke X

AL said...

I have a dog named Oreo, and like your cat he always likes to play and investigate what I am doing especially when taking pictures. Your macro is very nice.

Judy said...

The flower is lovely! I like the way the petals are in focus, and the stamens fading away!
When I had outdoor cats, they used to come along when I walked the dog and the kids in the evening. I could have a whole parade - one dog, 2 kids, and three cats...

leavesnbloom said...

Lovely macro - sorry but I don't know what the flower is

☆Mama Ko☆ said...

Great capture jenn, ganda ng pagkakuha mo

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