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EARLY PURPLE

This hardy iris does not have a name---we call it Early Purple---always the first to bloom, reliable and a pleasure to find some foggy morning!

Brand:Nikon CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Tamron 180 mm Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:6 May 2011 - 4:24 PM
Focal Length:180mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.5
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/250sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:640
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Title:EARLY PURPLE
Username:taggart taggart
Uploaded:7 May 2011 - 12:19 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Flowers & plants, Humour / fun, Photo journalism, Portraits / people, Specialist / abstract, Wildlife / nature
Votes:67
Voters:RonnieAG · PhillipMinnis · gajewski · helenlinda · mikbee · Daisymaye · andylea · gary_d · morpheus1955 · Imagephotographics · pascalg · TonyWatson · samarmishra · goso · CarolG · cabbie · jennialexander · soulofharmony · Adrian_Reynolds · pluckyfilly · akh · EAS · Bee76 · graceland · SlowSong · Silverzone · Gecko · FeatherFriend · Joline · gingerdelight · Pegon · imagio · Greyheron · mex · Buffalo_Tom · Alvar · AshTree · BarbaraR · Niknut · User_Removed · saltireblue · PinkK · ccb · Chant57 · baclark · Glostopcat · dmhuynh72 · Maiwand · iancrowson · kathyg15 · Rock · bliba · TerryMcK · NeilWigan · astyag · jaktis · Alan_Baseley · terry_cavner · Rende · frz67 · woolybill1 · LexEquine · brownsilent · James_C · accipiter · paulb20 · bagman ·
Views:247
Unique Views:76

Comments

PhillipMinnis
7 May 2011 - 12:23 AM

Oh, this is just spectacular! A beautiful floral image! Wonderfully presented!


Cheers

Phil

RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 12:24 AM

Beautifully detailed image, Jenn, the colours so well recorded too and standing out beautifully against the green b/g: and absolutely no noise despite ISO 640.......there's no doubt Nikon have delivered sensors that cope with higher ISOs so effectively.
Ronnie.

gajewski
gajewski Plus Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 12:25 AM

WOW -- fantastic detail and great colors.

helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 12:33 AM

Love the colours you have captured here - beautiful flower Jenn
Helen

mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 12:34 AM

Must be one of the ''straightest'' flowers I have seen Jenn !!
Wonderful colours,and good out of focus BG too.
Mick.

Last Modified By mikbee at 7 May 2011 - 12:35 AM
Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 12:42 AM

A lovely iris and blooming already. Beautifully captured Jenn.........Sandy

andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 12:49 AM

and it's beautiful to look at on a rainy saturday morning too jenn wonderful colou brilliant detail a cracking capture brightened my day up already nice one Wink
andy

gary_d
gary_d Plus Member 7576 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 1:01 AM

A beautiful flower Jenn and as always taken perfectly, I hope you are feeling better. - gary

morpheus1955
7 May 2011 - 1:38 AM

Beautiful Iris Jenn, fabulous colour and detail.

Hugh

Imagephotographics

Beautiful Iris Jenn - wonderful colour and fine detail

Chris

pascalg
pascalg Plus Member 737 forum postspascalg vcard France
7 May 2011 - 4:27 AM

beautiful details, and colour Smile

TonyWatson
7 May 2011 - 4:57 AM

Nice work Jennn _ These flowers bring back childhood memories for me, however, thats another story

Doc

p.s. The only thing I am expecting now is another bill in the post Wink

samarmishra
7 May 2011 - 5:00 AM


Quote: Beautifully detailed image, Jenn, the colours so well recorded too and standing out beautifully against the green b/g: and absolutely no noise despite ISO 640.......there's no doubt Nikon have delivered sensors that cope with higher ISOs so effectively.
Ronnie.

Hi Jennifer, I strongly support Ronnie.. Excellent. Splendid shot..

goso
goso  8 Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 6:03 AM

A stunner Jennn ...Bill

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 6:25 AM

A stunning iris, Jenn, and love the presentation. Hope things are improving for you now. Carol

Adrian_Reynolds

Wonderful presentation giving it centre stage Jenn, great colour and focus as always
fine capture,
Adrian

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 8342 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 8:49 AM

love the colour and detail in this Iris

EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 9:18 AM

A top shot of this so beautiful Iris. Looking forward to my own starting to bloom but a while to sait yet. So good to see you back again and trust this is a good sign that you are on the mend?

Ann

Gecko
Gecko  925 forum posts Australia
7 May 2011 - 10:14 AM

One of my favourite flowers, so beautifully captured, as always Smile I'll mail you in the next few days. Cheers Pam

FeatherFriend
7 May 2011 - 11:43 AM

Superb as usual Jenn, hope the pills are working Wink
Geoff.

Joline
Joline Plus Member 9Joline vcard United States52 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 11:51 AM

A regal beauty.

gingerdelight
7 May 2011 - 11:55 AM

Wonderful detail and colour in this excellent shot Jenn.
Hope your health is progressing steadily x
Carol

imagio
imagio  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 12:46 PM

Looks like an Iris jennn, gorgeous

bernie

Alvar
Alvar  8 France2 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 2:16 PM

Beautiful Jenn !!
Alvar

AshTree
AshTree  51702 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 2:45 PM

Such wonderfully fine detail in this lovely Iris, Jenn. Beautiful capture.
Theresa

ccb
ccb  726 forum posts United States2 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 5:25 PM

Phenomenal detail on this, Jenn - gorgeous color!
Christina

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9251 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 6:10 PM

What a gorgeous flower Jennnn, love the beautiful bright colour and intricate detail you've captured. I've got some like this fine specimen currently in bloom in my back garden

dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72  742 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 6:36 PM

wow such a lovely image jenn
regards
Yung

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 6:57 PM

Stunning capture Jennn. What a beauty.
Ron

kathyg15
kathyg15  5 United States
7 May 2011 - 7:15 PM

A beauty for sure Jenn!!...Kathy

TerryMcK
TerryMcK  671 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 9:14 PM

Wonderful light, detail & colour, Jenn.
Terry

NeilWigan
NeilWigan Plus Member 5NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2011 - 10:18 PM

i think it is iris Ensata,very hardy on tall slim stems with a lovely patterning on the petals,

Rende
Rende Plus Member 837 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2011 - 10:55 AM

Beautiful detail, colour and background Jenn.
Rende

LexEquine
LexEquine  9 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2011 - 11:39 PM

'Gorgeous color & detail'...Peter Smile

James_C
James_C  636 forum posts United Kingdom56 Constructive Critique Points
9 May 2011 - 7:06 PM

One of my favourit flowers Jennn, A pity they don't last very long. Beautifully photographed.

James

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