Cactus Flowers

Down a few blocks, and around the corner, some wonderful cactus flowers bloomed in a pot on the street. Walking with one of my sons we passed the flowers in the early evening. Cactus flowers tend to bloom and fade quickly, and are mostly heliotropic. The next morning I grabbed my camera and tripod, and headed over to photograph these luscious flowers. The light was little on the harsh side, or maybe a lot on the harsh side, but—news flash—the light you’ve got is the light you’ve got. 

Cactus Flowers © Harold Davis

Cactus Flowers © Harold Davis

The inside of this single cactus blossom reminded me of a spiral, or perhaps a spiral galaxy!

Spiral Cactus Flower © Harold Davis

Spiral Cactus Flower © Harold Davis

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