Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Spring in the Northwoods

Ram's-Head Lady's-Slipper (Cypripedium arietinum)

Ram's-Head Lady's-Slipper II

Ram's-Head Lady's-Slipper III

Ram's-Head Lady's-Slipper IV

Shagawa Lake Farm - Infrared

Trezona Trail Walker - Infrared

Calypso Orchid (Calypso bulbosa)
These images were made in the last few days near Ravenwood, Jim's home and studio, outside of Ely, Minnesota.  The beautiful and rare Ram's Head Lady's-Slippers are a threatened species in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Saskatchewan and listed as an endangered species in Nova Scotia.


  1. Hi Jim, I really like the character of the Orchids especially the last one. Love the IR's too. May I ask which method u use for IR?

    Thanks, Andrew George
    The Netherlands

  2. I was actually going to ask the same question. How do you produce the Infrared photographs?


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