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Taken at the market where Clare (The Flowergirl Perth) buys some of her flowers.
Many thanks for those who voted and commented on Shell Shocked - I added some
information from internet re the formation of the rocks for anybody interested.
KateGrinGrinGrin

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 450D
Lens:EF-S17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:20 Nov 2013 - 7:11 AM
Focal Length:50mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.4
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/4sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Roses for Sale
Username:Irishkate Irishkate
Uploaded:24 Jan 2014 - 10:44 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants, Roses
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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 10:50 AM

A gorgeous colour, Kate, and an excellent presentation. Carol

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
24 Jan 2014 - 10:57 AM

A lovely presentation well thought out, beautiful delicate colours.

John

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williamsloan
williamsloan e2 Member 3williamsloan vcard Northern Ireland1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 11:10 AM

well put together and nicely taken.
billy

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 1Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 11:17 AM

Lovely delicate colours Kate, nice captureSmile


Cliff

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Caziwinkles
24 Jan 2014 - 11:50 AM

Absolutely beautiful Kate. Smile

Carol

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 11:59 AM

Soft, almost pastel colours Kate. Your picture makes a lovely bouquet. GrinGrinGrin Peter.

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2162 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 12:04 PM

How beautiful Kate, it stands out in the thumbnail as well. Great capture....will go look at the info from yesterday as I am very interested

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States51 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 12:07 PM

Are those the real colors of the roses? Very different with the green and lavender.

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom97 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 12:24 PM

Lovely frame filler with beautifully subtly coloured roses.

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 1:30 PM

Beautiful pastel shades, quite unusual colours, Kate.
A well detailed image.
Richard

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BIGRY1
BIGRY1 e2 Member 2BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 2:06 PM

Lovely soft tones in this one. A great imageGrin
Ryan

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debu
debu  4 India
24 Jan 2014 - 2:57 PM

Lovely image.
debu

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 2:58 PM

Beautiful and unusual shade Kate and an excellent presentation by you.
Joan.

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 2:58 PM

Well detailed this one Kate.
Like all the curves and folds.
Super shot.
Mick.

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 4:14 PM

SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
andy

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 32925 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 4:21 PM

A very well observed, composed, exposed and captured image with heaps of appeal Kate, "Superb"

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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rayme330
rayme330 e2 Member 2rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 4:50 PM

Crisp and well detailed with subtle colours, very well captured and presented, Kate.

Ray

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 6:11 PM

Wonderful colour Kate ang close crop
One there I would not be buyingWink
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Fred263 e2 Member 2Fred263 vcard United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 - 6:37 PM

Stunning floral image, Kate.
Fred

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24 Jan 2014 - 6:54 PM

Lovely.

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netta1234
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24 Jan 2014 - 7:55 PM

This is a lovely image KateSmile
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gwynn56
gwynn56  260 forum posts England
24 Jan 2014 - 8:01 PM

nice image , did anyone buy some for you though Wink

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briantjjones
24 Jan 2014 - 8:10 PM

Kate, A really nice composition and love the delicate colours Smile
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GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 8:14 PM

Beautiful bouquet of wonderful roses, excellent captured, Kate!
Regards,
George

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24 Jan 2014 - 8:39 PM

Delicate and different/unusual colours. Well spotted and captured Kate!!

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whatriveristhis e2 Member 163 forum postswhatriveristhis vcard England70 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2014 - 9:26 PMConstructive Critique!This comment was flagged as constructive critique! 

Hi Kate.
With a much smaller aperture, and a higher ISO to allow for the accompanying reduction in shutter speed... f/16@ISO800 would still have given you that 1/4sec...the bloom at the bottom right ( as Lillian noted, although she may have been referring to the top right! ) might also have been in focus.
As it is, it sticks out like a sore thumb...might be an idea to crop it out. I don't think the composition would lose anything by being more square.


Alan

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WesternRed
WesternRed e2 Member 3WesternRed vcard Australia
24 Jan 2014 - 11:52 PM

A lovely cortège of roses with good light and shadow creating magic depth of texture. Well done Kate.
WesternRed.
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25 Jan 2014 - 11:50 AM

Such an unusual colour Kate.
Carole

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29 Jan 2014 - 9:36 PM

A beautiful framefilling image Kate, the colours are most unusual, I guess that is to do with the light

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