WATER LILY, CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN, GLENCOE, ILLINOIS, OCTOBER 11, 2015
Pentax 55-300 at 135mm
1/250 sec. f9
The lilies at the Botanic Gardens are often perfect photographic subjects when the early morning sunlight is dappled by surrounding trees and bushes. At least half a dozen photographers simultaneously jockeyed for a good shot at this specimen.