Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Daisy, Daisy.....

Versions (Variants)Version Help

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Upgrade to e2

Tired of clicking to see a large version? Upgrade to e2 to browse all photos automatically at their largest size.
Add Comment

Iíve had these pictures hanging around for ages, so thought they would make a good Saturday Shadows upload.
These are a long row of tall sculpted rusty daisies outside the Alhama De Murcia Archaeological Museum, Murcia, Spain, set against a plain wall.
The shadows were as strong as the daisies themselves.
I tried different angles, which are shown in 4 versions, but I have led with my favourite, the straight-on one.
Pamela.

Brand:FUJIFILM
Camera:Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Zoom
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Focal Length:7.6mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/3.6
Shutter Speed:1/800sec
Exposure Comp:-0.33
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Daylight
Title:Daisy, Daisy.....
Username:pamelajean pamelajean
Uploaded:14 Sep 2013 - 2:49 PM
Tags:Art, Feature, Flowers & plants, Garden, Museum, Shadows, Spain
VS Mode Rating 100 (0% won)
These stats show the percentage of wins and the rating score that your photo has achieved. You can go to the VS Mode by clicking on this icon.

Signup to e2

Signup to e2 to see which photo this has won or lost against in the vs mode
Votes:72
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

Comments

Hermanus
Hermanus e2 Member 2Hermanus vcard South Africa
14 Sep 2013 - 3:09 PM

V1 is a good choice as a lead into the set Pamela ! Lovely images - and I also like the rusty look coming out in V4 Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43684 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 3:28 PM

Four interesting images which all make for great viewing. However the straight on composition works wonderfully and would make for a great print.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 44302 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 3:48 PM

I hope they come in peace, Pamela...

Terrific shadows and I love the subtle colours.

Malc

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8531 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1094 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 4:06 PM

V1 wins for me, for its simplicity.
I like the wall textures, you couldn't have asked for a better natural 'texture layer' background. But I think I'd get rid of the occasional vertical lines in the wall, I assume joins between blocks. For me they move the background forward, when it ought to stay back.
I look forward to your sculpture/artwork uploads, they're always stimulating.
Moira

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41124 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England137 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 4:34 PM

Like the diagonals of 2 & 3 best, Pamela.

Dave

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Michaela_Solway
Michaela_Solway e2 Member 4Michaela_Solway vcard
14 Sep 2013 - 5:04 PM

Like all 4 presentations.. Very eye catching

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 5:04 PM

It's V1 for me. The sculptures have been placed so well with that plain background.

Ann

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 5:13 PM

What delightful 'sculptures', Pamela, with V.1 being my winner. Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

jdinne
jdinne  11 England
14 Sep 2013 - 5:51 PM

All four could stand alone Pamela as they are all great, I find V4 fascinating.

John

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 7:01 PM

A lovely sculpture and its V2 for me.
Ju

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 7:22 PM

V4 for me.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 7:30 PM

Has to be V1 like the comp and the full view Pamela
Lillian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2013 - 9:01 PM

Moira's comments always seem so pertinent, Pamela: V 1 is so striking even as a thumbnail, and each of the versions could happily sit in that slot.
Ronnie.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 2:16 AM

V1 ans V4. Makes a lovely pattern.......Sandy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 441 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 7:54 AM

V1 really stands out, I also like V3 on the diagonalSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

canonfan
canonfan e2 Member 4canonfan vcard United Kingdom
15 Sep 2013 - 9:01 AM

V1 and 4 for me. Lovely presentation
Jim

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Skeet1Away
Skeet1Away e2 Member 349 forum postsSkeet1Away vcard Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 10:29 AM

Unusual image but pleasing to the eye....like the old feel. Love the Murcia area heading back there in 4 weeks, love all the little villages and markets. A part of Spain that hasent been turned into bars and loud mouth yobs....


Paul.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 1:32 PM

What a wonderful sculptures, and a great set of images, Pamela - think V1 has to be my fave, too Wink
Trev Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1082 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
15 Sep 2013 - 3:46 PM

I agree with you, I prefer v1

Peter

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

BIGRY1
BIGRY1 e2 Member 2BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 5:08 PM

V1 is my fav too as it is so simple but very effective. The shadows are so sharp they don't look like shadows but another set of daisies (if that makes senseTongue). Great workWinkGrin
Ryan

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 7:53 PM

Maybe it's just me being a simpleton but I am SO glad you included V4 'cos I found it so tricky in V1 trying to sort out the shadows from the originals, Pamela! Blush

Beautiful shadows, both in their pattern and darkness!

Andrew Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8247 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 8:37 PM

Like Andrew I too found it hard to distinguish between the real flowers and the shadows. A first class set from you as always Pamela and v1 was the perfect choice as the lead. I'm surprised Mikbee hasn't dropped by as these are of his favourite type of flowers!Grin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

carper123
carper123 e2 Member 3124 forum postscarper123 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 8:40 PM

A super set of variants, Pamela, v2 and v3 for me, a great idea, well thought out and put together.
well done.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile x

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

HuddersfieldHil
HuddersfieldHil e2 Member 1HuddersfieldHil vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 8:17 AM

Great set PamelaSmileSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

photophantom
photophantom e2 Member 6108 forum postsphotophantom vcard Philippines3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 11:26 PM

v1 looks like 3D
Dennis

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 431 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom76 Constructive Critique Points
17 Sep 2013 - 11:50 AM

A brilliant subject to have a play with!
KateGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

crookymonsta
crookymonsta e2 Member 6705 forum postscrookymonsta vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
17 Sep 2013 - 1:36 PM

I love these and am very torn between V1 and V2 - they would both make great prints.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

xwang
xwang e2 Member 531 forum postsxwang vcard 7 Constructive Critique Points
17 Sep 2013 - 5:55 PM

Oh.. how lovely. I love them. Yes, "the straight-on one" is my favorite as well. Beautiful image, I think that V1 works in my mind is because it's 'natural', as plants grow straight up..

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91929 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
18 Sep 2013 - 9:11 PM

V1 for me too Pamela - those are very strong shadows indeed.
Brian.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 9ChristineD vcard England
19 Sep 2013 - 7:34 PM

Four interesting images, v1 for me shows the daisies perfectly

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2215 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 8:35 PM

A great set that would look good on a canvasSmile
NettaSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
28 Sep 2013 - 1:22 AM

All interesting! Good abstracts! IB

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

senn
senn e2 Member 3senn vcard Belgium1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Dec 2013 - 1:33 PM

fab set, .. v1 is for me

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.