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A clump of mauve crocuses clustered together in my back garden, this was taken a couple of weekends ago when the sun was shining and the temperature was in the mid teens

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon IXUS 107
Lens:5.0 - 20.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 27.5 - 109.9 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Focal Length:5mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/2.8
Shutter Speed:1/60sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:125
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Auto, Did not fire
Title:Crocus cluster
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:14 Mar 2012 - 6:16 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Crocuses, Flowers & plants, Garden, Glos
Votes:57

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bromley-smith
14 Mar 2012 - 6:18 PM

Beautiful blooms Ed, fabulous shot.
Tony

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gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 6519 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 6:25 PM

They were in pristine condition Ed.

gary

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 6:29 PM

What a lovely screen filler Ed', love it.

John Smile

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pascalg
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14 Mar 2012 - 6:33 PM

such a beautiful colour!

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OAKEY
OAKEY  6 United Kingdom
14 Mar 2012 - 6:34 PM

Beautiful image Ed, fab colours and detail.
Shaun

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Samuel_Aron
Samuel_Aron Junior Member 4 England2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 6:42 PM

Beautiful close-up!
A great perspective of these beautiful crocuses.

Sam.

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Cor
Cor  5 Belgium
14 Mar 2012 - 6:49 PM

Excellent, lovely coloursSmileSmileSmile
Cor.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 6:51 PM

A beautiful little group, Ed, if they were growing in my garden now they would be under a foot of water by now Sad. Carol

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Oliverpants
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14 Mar 2012 - 6:54 PM

Really lovely. Ann

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achieverswales
14 Mar 2012 - 6:58 PM

Beautiful array of flowers Ed well taken.

Regards

Trev.

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bobsblues
bobsblues e2 Member 4bobsblues vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 6:59 PM

Superb Ed .
Rob

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91886 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 7:48 PM

Absolutely beautiful Ed - superb detail with stamen and pollen. Ours never grew like that.Sad
Brian.

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Alvar
Alvar  7 France2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 9:07 PM

A beauty Ed
Alvar

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 9:09 PM

A lovely bunch of crocus's. .........Sandy

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 9:57 PM

Like the comp here Ed, and unusual to find such a good 'clump' to photograph
usually has weeds in there too
really enjoyable to see this one
Lillian

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Anjantoo
Anjantoo  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 10:30 PM

Beautiful sign that spring is here at last.
Jann
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goso
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14 Mar 2012 - 10:42 PM

Lovely work Ed ...Bill

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2012 - 11:48 PM

A fine coloured cluster here Ed.
Another quality shot from your garden.
Good one.
Mick.

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Jocelia
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15 Mar 2012 - 12:45 AM

A beautiful host of lovely delicate blooms Great capture……….Jocelia

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
15 Mar 2012 - 12:56 AM

Didn't you find a pretty clump of blue-- just lovely!

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Mar 2012 - 7:23 AM

Beautiful and lovely image,ED,well done,
saeid

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CaroleS
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15 Mar 2012 - 9:05 AM

Great pov, with lovely colour and detail - Carole

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saltireblue Site Moderator 43598 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway23 Constructive Critique Points
15 Mar 2012 - 11:28 AM

What I like best here, Ed, is the very even light, not a hint of shadow. Gives a very good effect to the image.

Malc

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twelvemegs
15 Mar 2012 - 3:48 PM

Excellent capture Ed.

David

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Mar 2012 - 4:46 PM

Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
15 Mar 2012 - 4:59 PM

They are smiling at you Ed and you took full advntage.Wink
Joan.

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NeilWigan
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16 Mar 2012 - 12:41 AM

Lovely great blob of spring colour .

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RonnieAG
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16 Mar 2012 - 8:25 AM

A fine natural arrangement of this clump of delicately toned crocuses, Ed, well captured and presented with this bird's eye view.
Ronnie.

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ChiliMan
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16 Mar 2012 - 1:34 PM

Oh my...I envy you for having this gorgeous clump in your back garden, Ed. Superb capture of them!

Andrew

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maggie9
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16 Mar 2012 - 8:19 PM

wow vibrant burst of purple and saffron

maggie

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HarrietH
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18 Mar 2012 - 2:06 PM

I wish we had these here. Lovely shot.
Harriet

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brownsilent
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22 Mar 2012 - 10:12 PM

Lots of them, at a time in the year, when we still dream to see them here too, someday.
Johanna

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