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The sun was streaming in the window (honest) on a floral bouquet..........trying to concentrate on one lily as the main subject, I have tinkered a bit with the original in Photoshop.

Many thanks for the comments on Bungle and special thanks to Leon {Tibetan} and Trev {TrevBat WCC} for their User Awards which are much appreciated.

Ronnie.

Camera:Nikon D7000 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:DX 18-200mm.
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Focal Length:52mm.
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.8
Aperture:f/22.0
Shutter Speed:1/40sec
Exposure Comp:-1.33
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture
Metering Mode:CWA
Flash:No
White Balance:Auto
Title:"Lily"
Username:RonnieAG RonnieAG
Uploaded:30 Sep 2012 - 12:04 AM
Tags:Bouquet, Digitally altered., Flowers & plants, Indoor shot, Lily, Pink, Shadows, Sunlit
Votes:Voting Disabled

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rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 12:12 AM

Vibrant and those shadows add depth Ronnie.
Ron.

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Badgerfred
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30 Sep 2012 - 12:14 AM

Super image Ronnie, excellent colour and detail captured,
Fred.

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Badgerfred
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30 Sep 2012 - 12:15 AM

Superb Ronnie,
Fred.

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achieverswales
achieverswales e2 Member 4achieverswales vcard Wales101 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 12:29 AM

Another awesome flower capture Ronnie, the dark vignette works very well to isolate the main flower, excellent photography again my friend.

Regards

Trev.

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 12:34 AM

A fine image Ronnie.
And had the sun here today too,
even though it was still freezing cold !!
Mick.

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User_Removed
30 Sep 2012 - 12:41 AM

Lovely shot - love the vignette

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fificat100
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30 Sep 2012 - 1:01 AM

Beautiful. - really deserves a vote.

Lavina

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 1:14 AM

You got the light just right-- this is a super portrait of the lily!

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tonyguitar
tonyguitar e2 Member 232 forum poststonyguitar vcard Canada24 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 5:10 AM

Colour saturation is vibrant all right. Other qualities tend towards a little 3D. A pleasure to be sure. TG

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CarolG
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30 Sep 2012 - 5:50 AM

Beautiful lighting, Ronnie, and such a glorious colour, another beautiful presentation. Carol

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 3421 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 6:41 AM

Beautiful shot ronnie. These are my favourite flowers Grin

Kathryn

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EAS
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30 Sep 2012 - 7:54 AM

Beautiful - can almost catch that wonderful scent.

Ann

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fentiger
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30 Sep 2012 - 7:57 AM

Another beautiful floral study. Well done!

Albert

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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 8morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 8:27 AM

Stunning image Ronnie, fabulous colours and detail, great light too

Hugh

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 8:35 AM

Superb lighting in this Ronnie.
Joan.

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lifesnapper
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30 Sep 2012 - 9:10 AM

Can almost smell these Ronnie.

John Smile

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JohnChambersPhotography

Very well composed with excellent exposer love the vignette looks great Ronnie superb work

John

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CaroleS
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30 Sep 2012 - 9:50 AM

Lovely light and shadows and the vignette is just right.
Carole

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
30 Sep 2012 - 10:11 AM

This wonderful Lilly opened it's heart to you and begged to be photographed, and so it should.
You really do flowers so well my friend.

Dougie

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Lillian
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30 Sep 2012 - 10:14 AM

How lovely Ronnie, a beautifully captured
as per your usual flower of distinction
thought after reading yesterday a comment of yours on Phil's image
we were going to see a completely different type of image?Grin
Lillian

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
30 Sep 2012 - 10:19 AM

Superb colour, detail and light Ronnie, love the vignetting. Brilliant presentation.

John

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digital_boi
30 Sep 2012 - 11:05 AM

a likely story the sun was streaming in the window and in the dark side as well ...sigh... just keep taking the tablets.....the vignette adds Ronnie so another winner in my eyes ...looks like the dark side has invaded the west this morning!!!

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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Irishkate
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30 Sep 2012 - 11:10 AM

Beautifully isolated from the bouquet with the vignette.
a lovely lily in itself. Yes I wondered too what tricks you might get up to
after comment!!!!
KateGrinGrinGrin

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Tibetan
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30 Sep 2012 - 11:20 AM

Great colour and the light is very good! has a good impact on first sight, like it a lot, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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rayme330
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30 Sep 2012 - 11:30 AM

Frame-filling virtuosity, Ronnie.

Ray

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WindowonWildlife
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30 Sep 2012 - 11:39 AM

Wonderful detail, colours and framing Ronnie, excellent work mate.

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TrevBatWCC
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30 Sep 2012 - 12:03 PM

Wow, very beatuiful, and a fine bit of tinkering here, Ronnie Wink
Trev Smile

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Chinga
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30 Sep 2012 - 12:22 PM

Stunning colours and very beautifully done! Grin IB

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pluckyfilly
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30 Sep 2012 - 12:27 PM

great light fab detail and clarity

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geffers7
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30 Sep 2012 - 12:34 PM

As usual Ronnie a beautiful and detailed shot.
Geoff

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Billyray
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30 Sep 2012 - 12:59 PM

Yet another excellently detailed shot Ronnie but I am missing the black background. Superb colour and presentation.
Ray

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gilbertmjake
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30 Sep 2012 - 1:07 PM

Beautiful detailed image, great colours.

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NaturesHaven
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30 Sep 2012 - 2:03 PM

I cam smell them..........I just love the smell of the Lily...........WinkWinkWink

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FeatherFriend
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30 Sep 2012 - 2:15 PM

The master at work again Ronnie, beautiful in all respects,
Geoff.

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xwang
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30 Sep 2012 - 3:00 PM

The light and colour are superb! Beautiful detail and shadow...nice crop.

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saltireblue
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30 Sep 2012 - 3:17 PM

The addition of the vignette adds, Ronnie, concentrating our eyes on the main subject. That's a gorgeous lily, and worthy of your expert attention.

Malc

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BarbaraR
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30 Sep 2012 - 3:51 PM

Very lovely and your aim achieved.
Nice shadow of the stamens too.

B.

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jujupops
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30 Sep 2012 - 4:29 PM

Absolutely fabulous Ronnie, love the colour, light and I too love the shadow of the stamens!!
Julie

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bobsblues
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30 Sep 2012 - 4:45 PM

Super presentation Ronnie colours are superb.
Rob

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AnnChown
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30 Sep 2012 - 4:52 PM

Great detail and colour Ronnie!
Ann

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carper123
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30 Sep 2012 - 4:55 PM

Superb, Ronnie, great detail and clarity, luv the processing and darkening of the corners to focus your attention, brilliant attention to detail.
Well done.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile

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netta1234
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30 Sep 2012 - 8:02 PM

Beautiful with great detailSmile
NettaSmile

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bill33
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30 Sep 2012 - 8:07 PM

The warm sunlight adding something special to this beautiful capture Ronnie, the delicate colours come to life and the shadow adds depth to the image also, beautifully done my friend, Bill.

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Glyn1
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30 Sep 2012 - 8:19 PM

Beautifully done Ronnie, superb tones.

Glyn

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annettep38
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30 Sep 2012 - 10:32 PM

a late summer star shines softly..
beautifully taken and presented!

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PhillipMinnis
1 Oct 2012 - 11:15 AM

Another beautiful floral image, Ronnie! Lovely!


Cheers

Phil

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1 Oct 2012 - 4:09 PM

Beautiful light captured on this one Ronnie.

David

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Cliff1944
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1 Oct 2012 - 5:51 PM

Beautiful colour and detail and the vignette works well.
Cliff

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3 Oct 2012 - 12:45 PM

A beauty Ronnie.

David

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Glostopcat
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6 Oct 2012 - 7:33 PM

Simply exquisite Ronnie, you've caught this beautiful lily in some wonderful light

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Tigger1
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14 Oct 2012 - 1:22 PM

Wonderful shot!
Was it by using Photoshop that you darkened the edges and background?

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