Leaf Detail

Challenge #16 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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For this challenge: One Leaf Only. Show us the beauty in the detail of that leaf: the veins, the texture, colours, or the pattern. This could be a bright green leaf, an autumn leaf or a skeletonized leaf. There may be very minor leaves in the background, but one single leaf must be the subject of your picture. Macro Shots welcome. SIZE DOES MATTER! See below.
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SHAGBARK HICKORY LEAF
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When Shagbark Hickory leaves emerge in the spring, they initially look like strange flowers.
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Submitted: Saturday, 13th October, 2012 16:38 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 12th May, 2008
Focal length: 300 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 320
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