A Dream of the Tropics

Orchids at the Natural HIstory Museum, DC

I went to the Natural History Museum to see the orchid exhibition. With fond memories of the shows at the Botanic Garden, I had high hopes for the display. Alas, this was a small show, dimly lit, and with most of the flowers inaccessible to photography.

The images I returned with are more exercises in imagination than documents.

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  1. [...] it happens that I fall in love with a photo for no apparent reason. As I wrote yesterday, I felt like I had nothing much to show for my trip to the orchid [...]