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Aloe vera

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#1 Adrian

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Posted 13 November 2020 - 11:40

A cut leaf of the famous succulent plant Aloe vera with sap dripping from the cut end.
Technical details: UVF: Nikon D850 with 105mm micro Nikkor, light painted with "Nemo" torch, 10 seconds @ f/16, 200 ISO

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#2 Stefano

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Posted 13 November 2020 - 11:57

That "frozen" drop looks cool. I think the red color is due to chlorophyll, as usual for foliage. These plants must do photosynthesis on their thick leaves, as that's the only place in which they can, right?

#3 Bernard Foot

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Posted 13 November 2020 - 15:37

Great photos. Well planned.
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Posted 13 November 2020 - 15:48

Nicely done Adrian, great pictures.
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#5 Andrea B.

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Posted 15 November 2020 - 20:33

Nicely done, Adrian.
The sap drip is a great idea.
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