Around Easter we celebrate the resurrection. The believers remember to the resurrection of Jesus while non-believers celebrate the spring and the revival of the nature from the winter sleep.
This post is however about the passing away. Nothing dramatic, I just took photos of the hyacinths I gave to my daughter and wife for the international women's day. The flowers completely parched now but their forms and structure gave me interesting photo themes.
I used the nex-5 and the 30mm macro lens on tripod. A rim light (powered by manual yongnuo) gave the special light source. First the old pictures followed by the photos of the dead flower: