a cherry blossom is the flower of any of several trees of genus prunus, particularly the japanese cherry, prunus serrulata, which is sometimes called sakura after the japanese (桜 or 櫻; さくら) “hanami” is the centuries-old practice of picnicking under a blooming sakura or ume tree. (thank you wikipedia !!
please click on the pictures below to see the slide show…
26 mm – f/4.5 – 1/80 s – 1600 iso + 2,0 il all pictures by albi with nikon d3x and 24-70mm 2.8 or 70-200mm 2.8 or 16mm 2.8 even in the night: “hanami” ….thanks for you visit: see you soon on my blog !!
cherry blossom in japan – by albi