In full bloom: Magnolio or the explosion of color · Lomography

In full bloom: Magnolio or the explosion of color · Lomography

In full bloom: Magnolio or the explosion of color · Lomography

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Gray winter, at least in the north. Cold and bare trees, Lorenzo decides to visit us, and from the thin branches of a bare tree comes a burst of color. If you get camera-in-hand you will not be able to resist ... but you will run for it.

Credits: rudemuinho

The magnolio is a small tree from China that begins to bloom before spring and becomes really spectacular, as its flowering occurs before most other plants. It has to be added the peculiarity that it blooms before the leaves come out, so that the effect "explosion of color" rises to its maximum exponent: huge and bright pink flowers that arise from a tree apparently dry and in a gray environment , at least so are winters in Galicia.

Credits: rudemuinho

Here you can see the buds before they bloom

In the photos above we can see how well they take the precious magnolia of my parents' house with a Russian LC-A dressed in Elitechrome EB100 even in the most difficult light conditions.

An undoubtedly the best combination for a flower, is another flower. > Credits: rudemuinho

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The latter were taken with a HolgaTLR135 with a defect in the obturator, which causes a part of the negative to be exposed for a longer time giving the final result a dreamlike effect.

Lo Best is that it is a very widespread variety and can be easily found inc luso on the sidewalks of the cities, so the "do not think, shoot" we have it to egg, as long as we always carry our toys by hand.

The following photos are an example of how easy it is is to find them in the lomography community.

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