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I know i should know what this is but, my memory is refusing to tell me Smile. Anyway I took this a little while ago at the botanical gardens, hope it appeals.

Thank you all so much for all your C&C's very much appreciated.

Thanks for taking the time to look.

Hugh

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:3 Jul 2011 - 12:16 PM
Focal Length:60mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.8
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/125sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:*****
Username:morpheus1955 morpheus1955
Uploaded:6 Oct 2011 - 12:02 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants, Light, Shadow
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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:08 AM

morning hugh
brilliant comp wondeful light and colour a real belter nice one Wink
andy

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gajewski
gajewski e2 Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:11 AM

Nice Hydrangea.
-=\Walter

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:11 AM

A lovely hydrangea. Great detail and colour..............Sandy

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:11 AM

I have saw them too at the Botanics here Hugh,
but like you,I can't remember what they are !!
Good shot.
Mick.

Last Modified By mikbee at 6 Oct 2011 - 12:12 AM

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:13 AM

I know now !!

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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:15 AM

Thank you Sandy and Walter for the ID, not that Ill remember in the future Smile

Hugh

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hasslebladuk
hasslebladuk e2 Member 4hasslebladuk vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:32 AM

Excellent shot lovely sharpness
mike

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:33 AM

The lighting here is excellent,Hugh, illuminating one side of the head, leaving the other in relative shadow.
They make such excellent floral subjects, and even when fading and turning brown and other shades, they still retain a degree of beauty.
Ronnie.

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JPatrickM
JPatrickM  7 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:40 AM

A little different from your usual flower studies Hugh, but lovely shades of blue and green, and superb detail.
Patrick

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Joeblowfromoz
6 Oct 2011 - 12:47 AM

Hydrangea's are beautiful and sometimes hard to photograph, but this is just great, as Ronnie says with the lighting being terrific..Jo

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Peagreen
Peagreen  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 1:10 AM

Lovely Hydrangea Hugh. Beautiful colour, wonderful light and detail. ExcellentSmile
Take care, Pauline

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colmar
colmar  742 forum posts Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 1:32 AM

Beautifully captured with such grabnd detail and a good dof to it all nice one Hugh Colin

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Ayoob
Ayoob e2 Member 3Ayoob vcard Australia
6 Oct 2011 - 3:07 AM

Lovely flower and excellent shot ,detail..........Grin

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 7:12 AM

Wonderful lighting on this hydrangea - I have two of similar colouring
Helen

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Rock
Rock e2 Member 12Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 8:46 AM

Top use of available light.

Rock

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7420 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1001 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 9:12 AM

So dainty and precise up close. They're not attractive flowers to my eye, when seen at a distance - heavy and clumsy. But up close like this they're a delight.
Moira

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Anna62
Anna62  3 Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 9:42 AM

Beautiful hydrangea Hugh..stunning detail Smile

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 9:55 AM

Beautifully captured. I would clone/crop the white blobs on the right edge. They draw the eye away from the flower

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lesliea
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6 Oct 2011 - 10:28 AM

Very nice image Hugh great colours well taken.
Allen, Smile

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 10:53 AM

Great lighting and detail Hugh. When I read your intro, I too was stuck for the name for a few seconds ... it's catching! Smile
Ann

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digital_boi
6 Oct 2011 - 11:46 AM

the lighting makes this on Huge that and the great colours and tones nice one i never know what they are but there is always someone here who does

Graham GrinGrinGrin

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France31 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 12:06 PM

all those pastel colours in the flower make it such a beauty!

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oll1e
oll1e e2 Member 757 forum postsoll1e vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 3:59 PM

wonderful light tone on this hydrangea hugh ..well done Wink

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 5:07 PM

'Wonderful light, color, tonality, details, & presentation,' Hugh, on this superb floral Image.

~ Peter

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SteveMoulding
SteveMoulding e2 Member 5SteveMoulding vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2011 - 5:23 PM

Beautiful light and colour, a superb shot.
Steve.

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gilbertmjake
6 Oct 2011 - 5:33 PM

Great colours & detail, nice one !

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johnjones
johnjones  4 England
6 Oct 2011 - 9:32 PM

Beautiful light and colour in this shot excellent Hugh.
jj

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Simply beautiful - well taken Hugh

Chris

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Mavis
Mavis e2 Member 12143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Oct 2011 - 7:29 AM

Good lighting on this beautiful flower Hugh. Was very much worth a close up

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Suehh
Suehh e2 Member 739 forum postsSuehh vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
7 Oct 2011 - 9:37 PM

Beautiful hue Hugh! I much prefer the blue ones to the pink ones. The light is fantastic

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