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Sleeping Lessons

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Artist : Andrew Bird

Song : Danse Caribe

Album : Break It Yourself

 

This is a time lapse I just made that focuses on my young Sensitive Plant seedlings. Other names for the plant include Mimosa pudica, touch-me-not, & humble plant. My friends and I usually use Sleepy Mimosa. The leaves of the plant fold in when disturbed, as well as at night.

 

I wanted to make a video that included shots of the plant closing up & opening back up again. The sun through the trees played some wonderful games with the light during the video. I hope you enjoy this as much as I do.

 

This is part of my Time Lapse Set as well as my Plants & Such Set

 

My Most Interesting Set

 

(flickr's not the best quality, here's this video on Vimeo)

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Taken on May 2, 2012