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When the world seems dark and bleak a colourful little fly can sometimes brighten your day. Hopefully Carols days are becoming brighter.
Sorry so late uploading tonight. We just got home from our friends 65th birthday party.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:30 Apr 2013 - 12:14 PM
Focal Length:135mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/7.1
Aperture:f/5.7
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:As Shot
Title:On a Dark Day
Username:Daisymaye Daisymaye
Uploaded:5 May 2013 - 5:37 AM
Tags:Black & white, Carolg, Fly, General
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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
5 May 2013 - 5:47 AM

SO great with the selective colouring

Peter

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handlerstudio
handlerstudio e2 Member 2handlerstudio vcard United States5 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 6:02 AM

This is a spectacular image, for CarolG.

Peter

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
5 May 2013 - 6:15 AM

It is early morning here Sandy - just in time for me to get an early view for a change Smile Love the colour popping here - excellent Smile

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gajewski
gajewski e2 Member 9gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 6:40 AM

Great selective coloring and fantastic detail. I really like your commentary. I'm sure Carol will love this.
-=\Walter

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 7:25 AM

Your sentiments are just perfect Sandy and the image too!
Ann

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 7:55 AM

An excellent macro and a nifty piece of processing

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 8:02 AM

Carol will appreciate this one, Sandy: excellent detail and effective use of selective colour retention.
Ronnie.

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 8:14 AM

Great use of selective colouring, too beautiful a shot for a detested carrion fly.

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Deep_Bhatia
5 May 2013 - 8:50 AM

A lovely picture. Very well highlighted. nice colors.

Deep

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Caziwinkles
5 May 2013 - 8:59 AM

Great shot Sandy - the colour popping works well. Smile

Carol

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richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5241 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 9:13 AM

Great use of selective colouring !! Love it!!

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 9:23 AM

Excellent use of the selective colour Sandy.
Joan.

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gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 6521 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 10:59 AM

This is rather poignant as the image shows the darkness but also there is still colour to be found, lets hope Carol finds her colour again. - garuy

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64362 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 11:01 AM

You've made even a humble fly look pretty. Smile

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Michaela_Solway
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5 May 2013 - 11:40 AM

Brilliant selective colouring, you've made the humble fly a thing of " beauty"

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Rende
Rende e2 Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 11:40 AM

Very effective colour separation Sandy.
Rende

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RockArea
RockArea e2 Member 7RockArea vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 4:58 PM

Oh, an excellent image, Sandy. I've just been looking back on the situation you mention and your pic seems most appropriate!

David

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 9:08 PM

what a shot Sandy
up to your usual standard
Lillian

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
7 May 2013 - 7:38 AM

Love this one! And she's green! I am sure Carol will love it... Grin
IB

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2013 - 8:07 PM

Superb selective color macro image Rendering ~ Peter

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8232 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 11:37 PM

Superb use of selective colouring Sandy, not surprised to see the clicks fly in for this one

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