Werner Bollmann – Two Elves

Werner Bollmann – Two Elves

Like many other orchid species the beautiful Cephalanthera Orchid needs calcareous soil to exist. In the northern part of the Swedish island of Öland they grow in unbelievable numbers. When night comes in the flowers look like little elves dancing through the light pine forest.

Location: Sweden

Posted on 04.07.2012
Photo info - 28.05.2012: Nikon D800, 2.8/70-200mm, f3.0, 1/8, ISO 100
Tags: cephalanthera longifolia forest orchid orchids sweden werner bollmann woods wildlife photography
Werner Bollmann – Two Elves

Werner Bollmann – Two Elves

Like many other orchid species the beautiful Cephalanthera Orchid needs calcareous soil to exist. In the northern part of the Swedish island of Öland they grow in unbelievable numbers. When night comes in the flowers look like little elves dancing through the light pine forest.

Location: Sweden

Posted on 04.07.2012
Photo info - 28.05.2012: Nikon D800, 2.8/70-200mm, f3.0, 1/8, ISO 100
Tags: cephalanthera longifolia forest orchid orchids sweden werner bollmann woods wildlife photography