Ophrys speculum is easy to recognise owing to its vivid blue, glossy, enamel-like lip, which is fringed with long, red-brown hairs. It is as if the flower reflects the sky of the Mediterranean, where this striking orchid is found; ‘speculum’ means mirror in Latin.
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|Camera:||Nikon D800 Check out Nikon Nation!|
|Lens:||105.0 mm f/2.8 |
|Recording media:||JPEG (digital)|
|Date Taken:||23 Feb 2014 - 4:20 PM|
|Lens Max Aperture:||f/3.1|
|Exposure Mode:||Aperture-priority AE|
|Flash:||Off, Did not fire|