Bokeh and the Pink Hibiscus


These Hibiscus flowers, although different varieties, are seen everywhere in South Florida.I was experimenting, in the low evening light,  trying to use the light to create a sparkling bokeh effect.  (The bokeh is literally defined as how light plays with the background of a photo – the part of the photo that is out of focus, or blurred.)

This one is my favorite and was exactly the effect I was trying to create but I had no idea the gold would be so pretty.

Another, less blurred bokeh effect: