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I discovered this Hibiscus in a garden near us and just had to lean over the fence and grab a pic Smile
I am totally surprised by the wide acceptance of my golden sunset photo yesterday !! Thank you Carol [ Caziwinkles], Ray [ rayme330], George [ GeorgePlatis] and Andy [ anglingandyq] for your UA's and to everyone who voted and commented.
Have a great day and think on this : You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him. -James D. Miles

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Lens:4.3 - 215.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24.0 - 1200.8 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:24 May 2013 - 1:00 PM
Focal Length:204.3mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.5
Aperture:f/6.5
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:160
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Pretty Hibiscus
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:28 May 2013 - 4:19 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants, Hibiscus
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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 4:22 AM

Un doubtedly very pretty Hibiscus.

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prabhusinha
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28 May 2013 - 4:24 AM

A sunny image, well taken - prajee.

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
28 May 2013 - 4:53 AM

A beautiful Hibiscus

Peter

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Diggeo
Diggeo e2 Member 1Diggeo vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 5:55 AM

Very beautiful Herman and high quality. I can't believe this is taken with 1000mm equivalent. It must be a very good lens.
George

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2364 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 6:02 AM

Thats a beauty Herman. Lovely image Grin

Kathryn

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 699 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 6:37 AM

A beautiful shot of a beautiful flower. Lovely.

Andy

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longhoss
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28 May 2013 - 6:58 AM

lovely image Herman
glyn

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 7:00 AM

A pretty hibiscus it is....such a lovely colour, well captured Herman, another bleak day here today........I like your saying aboveGrinGrinGrin

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SUE118
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28 May 2013 - 7:18 AM

Such a pretty flower, lovely.

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Lillian
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28 May 2013 - 7:21 AM

Such a fantastic capture Herman, and perfectly detailed
love the colour
Lillian

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anglingandyq
28 May 2013 - 7:24 AM

What a beaut Herman brightens up the day.

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barbarahirst
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28 May 2013 - 7:37 AM

Excellent capture...
Certainly has brightened my dull day

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 7:40 AM

beautiful

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
28 May 2013 - 7:42 AM

Love the detail in this beauty Herman,
Fred.

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 7:50 AM

A vibrantly beautiful capture Herman.

Albert

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boov
boov  1 United Kingdom
28 May 2013 - 8:06 AM

Lovely shot

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2177 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 8:12 AM

A Beautiful image of a lovely coloured and well detailed flower that I like.SmileSmileSmileSmile
NettaSmile

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widtink
widtink  2406 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 8:13 AM

Great capture Mr Grobler . Well said Mr Miles Smile

Rod

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Philip_H
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
28 May 2013 - 8:16 AM

Beautiful, Herman.

I was doing the same yesterday with a neighbour's tulip! Wink

P.

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Tish1
Tish1 e2 Member 1Tish1 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 8:30 AM

Obviously not satisfied with the beautiful array of flowers in your own garden you have to go round clicking your neighbours.................You have taught him wellGrin Another stunner!!

Tish

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WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41035 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England134 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 8:51 AM

A bold flower and well captured, Herman. We keep one as a house plant of a similar colour and it has just started blooming again.

Dave

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 8:55 AM

A wonderful image, Herman!
What a beautiful bloom!

Richard

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chrissie3
chrissie3  6 England
28 May 2013 - 8:56 AM

Beautiful flower, Herman, glad you spotted it. And I love your epigrams too, especially todays.

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 9:04 AM

Excellent.Smile
Joan.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 9:11 AM

Such a beautiful orange hibiscus, so well captured in fine detail, Herman.
Ronnie.

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Caziwinkles
28 May 2013 - 9:12 AM

A beautifully coloured hibiscus Herman - almost looks like paper. Great shot! Smile

Carol

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Deep_Bhatia
28 May 2013 - 9:44 AM

So beautiful. image.

Deep

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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 9:45 AM

Stunning shot Herman, fabulous colours and detail

Hugh

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CaroleS
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28 May 2013 - 10:26 AM

A lovely detailed bright HibiscusSmile
Carole

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silverfoxey
28 May 2013 - 11:00 AM

Lovely capture of the beauty of nature in colour Herman. James Smile

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 11:00 AM

A very beautiful flower well captured

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HuddersfieldHil
HuddersfieldHil e2 Member 1HuddersfieldHil vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 11:17 AM

Superb detail - fabulous colour great comp and a very interesting quote Have a great day HermanSmileSmile

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 11:23 AM

Super image Herman, great colour well captured worth the lean over the fenceSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile


Cliff

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28 May 2013 - 12:06 PM

Great detailed image Herman
Regards Brian

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achieverswales
28 May 2013 - 12:34 PM

Excellent Herman.

Regards

Trev.

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taggart
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28 May 2013 - 1:21 PM

A beauty!

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Daisymaye
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28 May 2013 - 1:30 PM

A lovely image Herman......Sandy

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capto
capto e2 Member 21094 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 1:45 PM

The essence of summer.Smile

ivor

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myrab
myrab e2 Member 8myrab vcard United Kingdom
28 May 2013 - 2:43 PM

Lovely flower, lovely colour great shot.

Myra Smile

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Humblebee
Humblebee  2 England
28 May 2013 - 3:44 PM

Beautiful image, Herman, love the colour of this Hibiscus ... Carol Grin

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 4:13 PM

Wow! I hope some of my Hibiscus pics come out as well as this one.

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28 May 2013 - 4:26 PM

Lovely colour and detail Herman.
Rende

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ukgubbi
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28 May 2013 - 4:28 PM

good light. nice color

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Mrsbass  1 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 May 2013 - 4:48 PM

Very pretty indeed Herman. Love today's words of wisdom!

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Growmore
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28 May 2013 - 4:53 PM

So beautiful Herman love the colour, it's a superb well detailed close up work.
Gary

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nonur
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28 May 2013 - 5:00 PM

I love your shots of hibiscus, Herman. They are all fabulous, and this is no exception. And you have such a variety!

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bobsblues
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28 May 2013 - 5:31 PM

One of your best Herman love it .SmileSmile
Rob

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28 May 2013 - 6:05 PM

Beautiful picture stunning colour

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GeorgePlatis
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28 May 2013 - 6:12 PM

Brilliant capture !
George

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luckybry
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28 May 2013 - 6:32 PM

Perfect

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
28 May 2013 - 6:46 PM

ITS A WINNER!!! Herman, spot on.
Brian

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Maiwand
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28 May 2013 - 7:55 PM

Wonderful image Herman. Great DOF and exposure.GrinGrin
Ron

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gallero
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29 May 2013 - 12:58 AM

Una excelente imagen. Aqui es la flor de la cayena..

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Chinga
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29 May 2013 - 11:23 AM

Stunning colour! Grin
IB

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France31 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 4:38 PM

lovely hibiscus, you have so many different perfumes and flavours for us Smile

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