Your Country's National Flower,

Challenge #13 in the Your Country's National Flower, series. Hosted by photoman555.
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Here we are trying to see how well you can depict or photograph your country's national flower. Not the flower designated to your local area, state or province.
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Edelweiss (Switzerland)
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Very rare but protected, is the Edelweiss Switzerlands most recognised flower. You really have to be very attentive to spot the flower on the side of hiking trails. But fortunately I know of two such spots in Saas-Fee; so every year I know where to go to photograph it where to go... :)
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Submitted: Wednesday, 30th November, 2011 20:48 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 4th August, 2010
Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/800 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 100
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