Tag Archives: cactus

A short by director Sam Lane set on an isolated cactus farm in the west where plucky heroine Cowgirl Rose sets out to halt the ravages of the elusive Ax Man.

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Echinopsis cactus flowers only bloom at night and then only for a few hours.

To capture the spectacular display, Echinopsis aficionado Greg Krehel uses a HD camera timelapse system, set up overnight. These are his favourite blooms of 2014.

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The hyper realistic cactus paintings of Kwang Ho-Lee.

Yes, paintings.

Some over 2 metres tall with excruciatingly fine detail rendered using brush tips as thin as human hairs.

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