Doing the ‘Uncurl’

Today’s post features a woodland fern as it begins it’s spring awakening, captured during my recent photo outing at Johnson’s Shut-Ins State Park, in the Missouri Ozarks.

Hiking the woodland glade trail, looking for wildflowers, I came upon a small patch of ferns that were starting to uncurl and come to life. Here is a macro photograph I captured:

Fern frond unfurling

Cropping the image to show even more detail:

Fern frond unfurling

Coming up … more interesting captures from Johnson’s Shut-Ins, as well as our 2021 Canada Goose family.

 

Photographic Equipment Used:

  • Canon 5D Mark 3 body
  • Canon 180mm, f/3.5 macro lens
  • Bogen 3221 tripod
  • ISO 400
  • Aperture f/4.5
  • Shutter Speed 1/350 sec.

 

 

 

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