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An early upload for me as I'm actually going out for the day! I am however taking two little wooden men with me as well - fingers crossed for some photo ops.

Anyway, just a straightforward Protea today, shot in natural light against the usual black velvet. Slightly cropped, one stray leaf removed and here it is.

Title:Protea
Username:cattyal cattyal
Uploaded:24 Mar 2006 - 10:41 PM
Tags:Flower, Flowers & plants, Protea
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ChristineL
24 Mar 2006 - 10:44 PM

Lovely light and texture,
Chris.

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helenam
helenam  8
24 Mar 2006 - 10:54 PM

nicely done, these are not the easiest of flowers to get a good shot of surprisingly. you've done well with this one

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Jasbe
Jasbe  9116 forum posts England
24 Mar 2006 - 11:10 PM

Lovely light control in this shot Alison.
Jason

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Blenkinsopp
24 Mar 2006 - 11:32 PM

you have the art of perfect lighting
- beautifully composed image in enough light to show stunning detail

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ValSaxby e2 Member 8132 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
24 Mar 2006 - 11:59 PM

Superb colours and presentation.
val

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genespears  10
25 Mar 2006 - 2:47 AM

very pretty - love the colors and composition!

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terry_cavner
25 Mar 2006 - 8:01 AM

Excellent

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User_Removed
25 Mar 2006 - 8:18 AM

Nice sense of texture. Did the boys enjoy their day out?! Ali Smile

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cattyal e2 Member 95990 forum postscattyal vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2006 - 11:45 AM

Thank you everyone Smile

Indeed these aren't the easiest of flowers to photograph Helen - however having paid 2 for it I felt I had to try and will continue trying!

Sadly the boys didn't see light of day in the end Ali. The day started bright but by the time I reached my destination the rain had set in and I decided they were best kept in the dry. At least the pony had a lucky escape as I had been planning on using her as a prop!

The only shots taken today were en route - I was a passenger in the car so fortunately was able to dig out the camera to photograph a couple of Lama travelling in a trailer in front of the car Smile They weren't exactly EPZ standard shots but fun nevertheless.

Alison

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jacquienewsham
25 Mar 2006 - 11:33 PM

lovely image,good lighting and composition
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BerthaDBluze
26 Mar 2006 - 6:17 PM

Lovely lighting, colors, and textures! Smile

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Mavis e2 Member 12143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2006 - 1:52 AM

Very beautiful indeed Alison . Like the subdued lighting .xx

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evelen  9 England
31 Mar 2006 - 7:50 AM

lovely shot these are lovely flowers,
eve.

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thorn  10124 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2006 - 11:28 PM

Stunning macro work and angle and clarity.Take care.AnnSmile

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