FLOATING LEAVES, CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN, GLENCOE, ILLINOIS, OCTOBER 25, 2015
90mm Tamron macro plus 1.4x Pentax converter (126mm)
1/1000 sec. f10
A stray bit of "Jesus light," as photographers call rays of sun concentrated through holes in clouds or foliage, settled upon a single maple leaf in this floating pile and made it stand out just long enough for its portrait to be taken.