During my 14 day stay on Socotra I only found this plant with a seed pod. And in what an exquisite state! The pod has just opened, and the seeds are yet to be dispersed by the wind.

Timing is everything, but I think luck is a great part as well 😉

  • Aperture: ƒ/13
  • Camera: NIKON D4
  • Focal length: 210mm
  • ISO: 1600
  • Shutter speed: 1/125 s