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Poet's Narcissus
Narcissus poeticus

This is to thank Joline, MickyMc and Maiwand for their User Awards on my recent images. Treasures and very much appreciated.

My days, recently seem to be filled to the brim with work and family business. Hopefully I will be able to keep up, mostly with votes as I do enjoy your images!

Camera:Nikon D300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Tamron 180 mm Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Poet's Narcissus
Username:taggart taggart
Uploaded:4 May 2009 - 2:30 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Flowers & plants, General
Votes:94

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Mynett
Mynett e2 Member 6137 forum postsMynett vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 2:35 PM

so beautifully presented with the greatest of detail in the centre of this pretty flower

Linda

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maryg
maryg e2 Member 566 forum postsmaryg vcard Scotland18 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 2:39 PM

Tha e breagha! Such a beauty . lve the soft white with so much detail and a beautiful contrasting and equally detailed centre.
Regards Mary

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aitchbrown
aitchbrown e2 Member 8247 forum postsaitchbrown vcard United Kingdom
4 May 2009 - 2:43 PM

Simple and beautiful, less is certainly more here. helen

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sable
sable  6 England7 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 2:53 PM

A very nice image - its very simple but it works so well - beautiful colour and so well presented - Elizabeth

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 2:59 PM

A beautiful image, Jenn, very well captured and presented. Carol

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91895 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 3:05 PM

Beautiful Jennn. Superb detail in the centre with the pollen and stamen and the orange/red edge of the flower leaps out of the screen.
Brian.

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Sylviwhalley
Sylviwhalley e2 Member 797 forum postsSylviwhalley vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 3:06 PM

Beautiful.
Sylvia

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Bob_V
Bob_V  6 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 3:13 PM

What fabulous color and detail, a beautiful macro Jenn.
Bob

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 3:33 PM

Beautifully simplistic Jennn.
Tom.

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Art2105
Art2105  726 forum posts United Kingdom
4 May 2009 - 3:40 PM

Great image colour and cropping super.

Art

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MickyMc
MickyMc  6 United Kingdom
4 May 2009 - 3:40 PM

One of the best I have seen of this type of work
Mavis

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 3:45 PM

Beautiful work Jenn
Helen

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iancam
iancam  5 England
4 May 2009 - 3:54 PM

Superb close-up
Ian

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7395 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom971 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 4:09 PM

The heart of the matter. Love the precise detail, the soft whites. And the fine red line in the border.
Moira

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Alan_Baseley
Alan_Baseley e2 Member 13321 forum postsAlan_Baseley vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 4:36 PM

Superb shot,
Alan

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cassiecat
cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 4:36 PM

love the combination of colours, the orange border works well.lesley

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Scaramanga
Scaramanga e2 Member 637 forum postsScaramanga vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 5:05 PM

Wonderfully composed image.

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MalcolmS
MalcolmS e2 Member 81061 forum postsMalcolmS vcard England13 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 5:17 PM

Like the contrast between the coloured centre and the white petals Jenn, superbly detailed and beautifully presented as always

Malcolm

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 5:37 PM

A wonderful close up, such fabulous focus on the centre. The detail and clarity is exceptionally good

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GalleryGirl
4 May 2009 - 5:41 PM

Perfect. Love the close-up detail. Fab presentation.
Marilyn x

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 5:55 PM

A simple but beautifully effective close-up.

Albert

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MRSbiscuit60
4 May 2009 - 6:01 PM

Stunning. Trish

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CherryMartin
4 May 2009 - 6:09 PM

great detail and color.

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KevinWalsham
4 May 2009 - 6:32 PM

wow oh wow what a little stunner the close up is perfect well timed and captured

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Herge88
Herge88 e2 Member 739 forum postsHerge88 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 6:37 PM

Fabulous, love the framing.

Best Matt

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Maiwand
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4 May 2009 - 7:29 PM

A simple but beautifully prepared image Jennn. Superb.
Ron

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GrahamBaines
4 May 2009 - 8:22 PM

Absolutely superb, wonderfully vibrant colour.

Graham

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Billyray
Billyray  670 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 8:53 PM

Excellent shot very well presented and lovely colours.
Ray

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phil_j
phil_j e2 Member 8133 forum postsphil_j vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 9:41 PM

Fantastic detail in the ventre, and the composition is superb.

Phil

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GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2009 - 11:45 PM

Excellent detail Jennnn, good clear colour and well exposed for the whites.

gill

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photophantom
5 May 2009 - 1:07 AM

stunning macro Jenn and gorgeous presentation!
Dennis

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brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2009 - 8:00 AM

I imagine, that a poet can hardly resist to this beauty! As usual a terrific capture,
Johanna

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imagio
imagio  7 England1 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2009 - 8:11 AM

Superb detail and color Jennn

Bernie

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norton
norton  10 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2009 - 9:15 AM

Beautiful image Jennnn,the colour,clarity and detail are all excellent.
Superb capture.....................

Tony.

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Cormy
Cormy  6 England
5 May 2009 - 9:17 AM

Superb shot Jennnnnnn.But your last bird shot easily won my Award of the week.Its becoming a habit for you.
Cheers
Alan

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franfoto
franfoto  6 England32 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2009 - 12:09 PM

Superb, pin sharp close up. Lovely work Jenn.
Fran

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Joline
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5 May 2009 - 12:48 PM

One of the old favorites of the garden, and as beautiful as ever.

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alansdottir
5 May 2009 - 1:37 PM

I really do like the close crop you've adopted here, Jennnn - very abstract-y. Carol

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skye1
skye1  729 forum posts Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2009 - 2:46 PM

lovely close up nice cropping simple but very effective - nice sharp details

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Rock e2 Member 12Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2009 - 3:00 PM

Fine shot using great available light.

Rock

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Paul_cats
Paul_cats e2 Member 861 forum postsPaul_cats vcard Scotland22 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2009 - 4:26 PM

Great contrasting colours and superbly presented.
Paul

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Stace
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5 May 2009 - 4:49 PM

Excellent close up

Stace

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PattiW
PattiW e2 Member 8PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2009 - 7:22 PM

The detail and clarity in the center of this beautiful flower is amazing! Simply lovely ! What a magnificient flower.

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Campbell
Campbell  5 Scotland
6 May 2009 - 12:17 AM

Stunning image Jennifer.
Peter

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glazzaro
glazzaro e2 Member 970 forum postsglazzaro vcard United States23 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2009 - 12:55 AM

Gorgeous, Spot on! Click!!!

Greg

P.S. I wonder, are you getting the same amount of rain in PA? Its been raining a week straight here in DE.

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Scott_Scot
6 May 2009 - 2:04 PM

Beautiful & a perfect frame !


Scotty

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6 May 2009 - 3:13 PM

Another stunning comp Jenn,
Geoff.

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2009 - 9:37 AM

Beautiful presentation of one of my favourite narcissus. Pity EPZ hasn't run to scent yet!

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microchip  7 United Kingdom
7 May 2009 - 8:14 PM

Superb centre detail,and wonderful contrasting colours an excellent capture Jennnn
Alan

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jonathanbp e2 Member 694 forum postsjonathanbp vcard Indonesia
9 May 2009 - 3:58 PM

Fantastic - Jonathan

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ChazB
ChazB e2 Member 964 forum postsChazB vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
11 May 2009 - 4:06 PM

Excellent detail and the square crop works really well.
Charlottr

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Quality , Quality , Quality !

Charles

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