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A Dendrobium Orchid photographed in my usual way indoors using available daylight only, but this time with multiple reflectors.

My thanks to all who commented on Spring Carpet and with special thanks to Lucien {LucienH}, Carol {Caziwinkles} and Netta {netta1234} for their User Awards which are so much appreciated.

Ronnie.

Camera:Nikon D7000 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Nikon DX 18-200mm.
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Focal Length:29mm.
Aperture:f/18.0
Shutter Speed:1/2sec
Exposure Comp:-1.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Aperture
Metering Mode:CWA
Flash:No
White Balance:Auto.
Title:"Dendrobium"
Username:RonnieAG RonnieAG
Uploaded:23 Mar 2014 - 6:03 AM
Tags:Available daylight only, Black card b/g, Denbrobium, Flowers & plants, Indoor shot, Multiple reflectors., Orchid
Votes:Voting Disabled

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2014 - 6:04 AM

A most beautiful dendrobium, Ronnie, and your usual excellent presentation. Carol

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2014 - 7:09 AM

wonderful colour and light ronnie love the presentation a beauty nice one Wink
andy

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23 Mar 2014 - 7:28 AM


Quote: Wonderful colour and light ronnie love the presentation a beauty nice one Wink
andy

I agree, beautiful.

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GordonLack
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23 Mar 2014 - 7:39 AM

Excellent Ronnie,

Gordon

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cabbie
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23 Mar 2014 - 7:40 AM

Love it Ronnie well done indeed

Bob

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
23 Mar 2014 - 7:59 AM

A lovely combination of colours

Peter

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adrian_w
adrian_w e2 Member 73352 forum postsadrian_w vcard Scotland4 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2014 - 8:08 AM

That's a cracker, very well lit also.
See you a the Glasgow Orchid Fair this year?

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nonur
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23 Mar 2014 - 8:35 AM

Most brilliant and beautiful, Ronnie!

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2014 - 8:48 AM

So beautiful and technically spot on.

Albert

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Badgerfred
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23 Mar 2014 - 9:03 AM

Beautiful Ronnie, super image,
Fred.

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netta1234
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23 Mar 2014 - 9:21 AM

Another beautiful imageSmile
NettaSmile

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unicorn17
unicorn17  6 Scotland
23 Mar 2014 - 9:35 AM

Very beautiful ! Would rival any at Kew ! Thanks for your lovely comment today !gWink

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2014 - 9:38 AM

Your specialty Ronnie and you never fail - beautiful work.
Joan.

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barbarahirst
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23 Mar 2014 - 9:45 AM

That is some orchid.....
Whoah!!!!!

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Nikonuser1
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23 Mar 2014 - 10:00 AM

Super capture RonnieSmile

Cliff

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DicksPics
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23 Mar 2014 - 10:09 AM

Such clarity and detail captured here, Ronnie - beautifully composed, taken and presented within the matching border.

Richard

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CaroleS
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23 Mar 2014 - 10:56 AM

So many flower heads and what a vivid colour!!

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ali63
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23 Mar 2014 - 11:24 AM

First class image , very well presented,

Ali GrinGrin

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Daisymaye
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23 Mar 2014 - 12:17 PM

So stunning on black. Beautiful colour.

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2014 - 12:33 PM

That KS is getting very sophisticated now with your reflectors!!
A beautiful image of a flower I haven't heard of and tall flowers aren't so easy
to balance well for photography.
Good to see you've had time off from baby/doggie sitting.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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rayme330
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23 Mar 2014 - 12:48 PM

So crisp and colourful Ronnie, and looks great against the black b/g.

Ray

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taggart
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23 Mar 2014 - 1:06 PM

Brilliant lighting has made a very fine view of this orchid-- inspiring 1 and, of coursed, perfectly finished!

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23 Mar 2014 - 1:15 PM

How pretty Ronnie, stunning colourGrinGrinGrin
Diane

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TrevBatWCC
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23 Mar 2014 - 1:46 PM

You really have got this technique off to a fine art, Ronnie Smile A very beautiful and colourful capture Wink
Trev Smile

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teocali
teocali e2 Member 6235 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2014 - 2:39 PM

Exquisite work, Ronnie. Superb detail, clarity and colours, composed to perfection.
Sylvia

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digital_boi
23 Mar 2014 - 2:45 PM

multiple reflectors eh!! just shows how dark it is over that side TongueWink I got one of these at Christmas with white flowers thing I like this better as it contrasts so well with the green Ronnie clean bright sharp and very pleasing

Graham

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23 Mar 2014 - 2:48 PM

Thanks for your vote & comments on my upload, Ronnie Smile Yes, I've seen the TV ads featuring Castle Combe, though I've not actually visited there. My father loved doing jigsaw puzzles and had one of that village! Smile
Trev Smile

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23 Mar 2014 - 3:44 PM

Gorgeous image Ronnie, excellent Light.

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23 Mar 2014 - 4:33 PM

So pretty Ronnie, lovely capture

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kathrynlouise
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23 Mar 2014 - 6:05 PM

A stunning image Ronnie. Looks superb against the black background GrinGrin

Kathryn

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23 Mar 2014 - 6:11 PM

Stunning colours! John

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Brian65
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23 Mar 2014 - 6:13 PM

Your flower images are second to none Ronnie. Great work.
Brian

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23 Mar 2014 - 7:46 PM

Terrific shot Ronnie. A real cracker.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileTongueTongueTongueTongueTongue
Ron

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23 Mar 2014 - 8:39 PM

excellent shot
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dark_lord
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23 Mar 2014 - 8:52 PM

Very nice work.

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sweetpea62
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23 Mar 2014 - 11:23 PM

A stunning orchid Ronnie, really stands out from the black..Lin

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SimonFletch
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24 Mar 2014 - 6:11 AM

Wow, Ronnie, this is benchmark quality, a real masterclass in flower photography.
The colours fairly leap out of that dark background and the detailing is incredible.
One for a prominent wall...

Simon

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24 Mar 2014 - 7:53 AM

Beautiful light & flower colour & detail Ronnie
Pauline.

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Jekaro
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24 Mar 2014 - 8:40 AM

A fabulous shot Ronnie, wonderful colours and presentation.

Roy

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Mar 2014 - 3:01 PM

Very lovely.

B.

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janlea
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25 Mar 2014 - 6:59 AM

A beautiful image Ronnie, stunning colour Smile
Jan

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25 Mar 2014 - 1:34 PM

Nice one Ronnie. Sounds like a brand of Whiskey.

David

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25 Mar 2014 - 6:44 PM

beautiful colours and light Ronnie
regards
Yung

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26 Mar 2014 - 4:06 PM

That's so beautiful Ronnie - the purple against the black works so well!

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evelen
evelen  9 England
26 Mar 2014 - 6:24 PM

this is a beautiful orchid Ronnie great shot and colour.
eve.Smile

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Mike_Smith
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26 Mar 2014 - 7:26 PM

Stunning and colourful image

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morpheus1955
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1 Apr 2014 - 9:42 PM

Stunning shot Ronnie, fabulous colours and excellent detail

Hugh

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6 Apr 2014 - 9:42 PM

A beautifully presented floral image Ronnie, nobody does these as well as you

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mashwood10
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17 Apr 2014 - 12:40 PM

Why have I missed your lovely pics ???? This is simply lovely Ronnie. So sorry I have missed them though !

PamGrinGrinGrin

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28 Apr 2014 - 10:59 AM

Just super colour and clarity mate......

Paul.

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