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I've seen some glorious Peacocks on here lately, beautifully sharp, with open winged pose. I decided to go a little closer! I am amazed just how these fragile little creatures exist!

Camera:Canon S3
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Really Close
Username:KarenFB KarenFB
Uploaded:23 Jul 2007 - 12:11 PM
Tags:Butterfly, Close up, Close-up / macro, Insect, Peacock, Wildlife / nature
Votes:43

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franken
franken e2 Member 123320 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 12:12 PM

A beautiful close-up, lovely colours.

Ken

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andrewrit
andrewrit  7 Northern Ireland
23 Jul 2007 - 12:34 PM

Excellent close up nice colours
Andy

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 12:42 PM

Superb colour and close up image.
Tom.

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casson
casson e2 Member 8casson vcard United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 - 12:48 PM

Absolutly superb, it is as though someone has used a paint brush, also congratulations on being original.
john

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imander
imander e2 Member 7388 forum postsimander vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 1:03 PM

fantastic macro work,really good.
ian

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DolphinLady
DolphinLady e2 Member 854 forum postsDolphinLady vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 1:49 PM

Oh my Karen, any closer & we would have been able to sit on his back & flown away...Smile
This is amazing, just look at his furry little body, & those wonderful colours.
The " Eyes " definately have it.
HilarySmile

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 8Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 2:48 PM

What a briiliant splash of colour. Just perfect for the grey and miserable weather most of us have at present.
Ron

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clur
clur e2 Member 7clur vcard United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 - 2:49 PM

Very close Karen.
nice peacock shot.
well done
claire

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David25
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23 Jul 2007 - 4:02 PM

Great close up the colours and detail are excellent.
David

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blackbird
blackbird e2 Member 8159 forum postsblackbird vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 5:23 PM

a striking close crop, and beautiful vibrant red

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Shroomer
Shroomer  8 England167 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 6:18 PM

wow that is close. Superb colours and detail Karen
Richard

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Hop-A-Long
Hop-A-Long e2 Member 852 forum postsHop-A-Long vcard England
23 Jul 2007 - 7:18 PM

That is a cracker of a shot. Detail and colour are perfect Karen.
Andy

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MandsH
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23 Jul 2007 - 7:20 PM

This is amazing detail, I've never seen one so close
mandy

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dickiedriver
dickiedriver e2 Member 8212 forum postsdickiedriver vcard United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 - 8:44 PM

great shot Karen I love the perspective you have used and the texture and colour are great well done

Richard

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 96208 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 8:59 PM

Well shot and well presented Karen

Adrian

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LucyJClarke
LucyJClarke e2 Member 7LucyJClarke vcard United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 - 11:20 PM

WOW! This is a beautiful shot, the colours stand out so well.
Brilliant close-up, nice work! x

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sparklep
sparklep e2 Member 7146 forum postssparklep vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2007 - 11:31 PM

So beautifuly and wonderfly made. Great photo.

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84379 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2007 - 6:57 AM

Thank you everyone!! Smile

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ringyneck
ringyneck e2 Member 8308 forum postsringyneck vcard United Kingdom18 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2007 - 8:44 PM

Brilliant colours and great close up.While looking at some of the ones I took today I blew a few up and thought about doing this.BUT I won't bother now.They are hopeless next to your's.
Keith.

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nicos
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24 Jul 2007 - 10:23 PM

Superb detail and colour.
Nick

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Brilane
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25 Jul 2007 - 1:00 AM

A good close shot, shows the details well.
Brian

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84379 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2007 - 7:09 AM

Thank you Keith, Nick and Brian. Smile

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bdettmer
bdettmer e2 Member 7bdettmer vcard United States
25 Jul 2007 - 7:46 AM

Wow now thats close. thanks for the comments on mine. Karen i'm so chuffed when you comment you have an outstanding PF. your B/flys are second to none. Thank you!
Bernie

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S_Boulding
S_Boulding e2 Member 772 forum postsS_Boulding vcard England
25 Jul 2007 - 9:07 AM

blimey that is close, love it.

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angelamary
angelamary e2 Member 9angelamary vcard England
25 Jul 2007 - 11:49 AM

What stunning colours! What a beautiful pattern. Very well caught, and a good idea too!

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GlenD
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25 Jul 2007 - 12:19 PM

A little closer!! Great colours and detail...nice shot
Glen

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Rock
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25 Jul 2007 - 2:34 PM

This is so good !

Rock

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84379 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2007 - 2:50 PM

Thank you everyone! Your c&c's are always appreciated.

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spanner99
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25 Jul 2007 - 10:25 PM

wow this picture is awesome!! I love it

steph
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br
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25 Jul 2007 - 11:05 PM

I don't know how you got so close but well done, it's a terrific shot.
Bill

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KarenFB
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26 Jul 2007 - 7:01 AM

Thank you Steph and Bill. Smile

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SueTurner
SueTurner e2 Member 1081 forum postsSueTurner vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jul 2007 - 9:20 PM

what brill colouring this one has, nicely captured

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Soom
Soom e2 Member 9Soom vcard England
26 Jul 2007 - 10:30 PM

Wow - that is close! Stunning detail, excellent image.
Soom

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Nick-T
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28 Jul 2007 - 4:21 PM

Brilliant, vibrant colour. Dont why i get a black screen from the thumbnail but its a great image.

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KarenFB
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28 Jul 2007 - 6:27 PM

Thank you! Smile

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