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shot of a snail found in the garden,enhanced in ps
comments welcome

Camera:Fujifilm Finepix S7000
Recording media:digital
Title:vertigo
Username:jacquienewsham jacquienewsham
Uploaded:19 Aug 2006 - 4:14 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, General, Snail, Wildlife / nature
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mikesmith
mikesmith e2 Member 1045 forum postsmikesmith vcard United Kingdom35 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2006 - 4:15 PM

Another winner in this superb series Samantha
Mike

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canongirl08
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19 Aug 2006 - 4:15 PM

wow superb capture sam,with great detail
click
chelseak

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AnnaBanana
AnnaBanana e2 Member 8119 forum postsAnnaBanana vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2006 - 4:18 PM

Superb work yet again -- magnificent lighting and composition. A winner in my book!
Anna

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davidcollins
davidcollins e2 Member 9104 forum postsdavidcollins vcard Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2006 - 4:19 PM

yup i agree with mike:0)keep em coming.

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JouŠo
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19 Aug 2006 - 4:23 PM

another winner in my eyes, Samantha.........

Jouko

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mirceax
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19 Aug 2006 - 4:30 PM

superb !

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lordposh
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19 Aug 2006 - 4:38 PM

Well shot and presented, well done
Roger

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piccy
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19 Aug 2006 - 4:43 PM

Very well shot - looks like he's in the limelight.

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thorn
thorn e2 Member 10124 forum poststhorn vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2006 - 5:26 PM

Wow!!!Samantha,he's a stunner for a snail,love the glow,lighting and his angle on life.Take care.AnnSmile
Have a great weekend.

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Glostopcat
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19 Aug 2006 - 5:38 PM

Excellent detail and clarity in this macro shot

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jeanie
jeanie e2 Member 105978 forum postsjeanie vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2006 - 5:44 PM

That is just stunning work!!!

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neogen
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19 Aug 2006 - 5:59 PM

Amazing!!

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laurab
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19 Aug 2006 - 6:13 PM

Stunning!

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chrissd
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19 Aug 2006 - 6:25 PM

this is superb the lighting is perfecto
chris

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PLCimagery
PLCimagery e2 Member 877 forum postsPLCimagery vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2006 - 6:25 PM

Excellent - colour / lighting /composition great

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pete

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shane
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19 Aug 2006 - 6:36 PM

superb!!
the lighting has made this so good looking

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shane

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ChristineL
19 Aug 2006 - 7:03 PM

he's a beauty, love the lighting,
Chris.

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Billies
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19 Aug 2006 - 7:07 PM

Wonderful! The shell is so beautiful.
Bill

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84360 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2006 - 7:17 PM

A lovely composition. I like the dof too.

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bumbleb3
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19 Aug 2006 - 7:23 PM

so pleased to be your number 30.well done.beautiful shot
sandy

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BeiK
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19 Aug 2006 - 7:28 PM

I am no fan of snails and slugs,(actually I cut them in half in early spring when I see my tiny carrot seedlings disappear one after the other,and I know who it is !), but this is an excellent image, very good !
Bitte

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8831 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1639 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2006 - 7:59 PM

Wonderful image, I like the green light around the snail and the "falling" stance.

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Ajack
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19 Aug 2006 - 8:32 PM

Brilliantly taken macro shot,

Alan

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ann_g
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19 Aug 2006 - 8:56 PM

Stunning.

Ann Smile

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chris-p
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19 Aug 2006 - 9:07 PM

Another well presented image..
Chris

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BarbaraB
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19 Aug 2006 - 9:12 PM

Beautiful lighting...stunning image!

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pcjackso
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19 Aug 2006 - 9:17 PM

Excellent shot Samantha.like it
Pauline

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alpha788
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19 Aug 2006 - 9:33 PM

Excellent image Samantha - well taken and good PS work!

Stan

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glazzaro
glazzaro e2 Member 1070 forum postsglazzaro vcard United States23 Constructive Critique Points
20 Aug 2006 - 12:47 AM

Excellent macro, love the detail, Spot on! CLick!!!

Greg

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chrissd
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20 Aug 2006 - 5:35 AM

oops forgot to click when leaving my comment sozz
chris

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rhiw_com
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20 Aug 2006 - 7:07 AM

Superb image, well deserved RC.
Rg Tony

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lynsfiona
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20 Aug 2006 - 7:30 AM

Wonderful shot, really lovely lighting and comp!! Lyns x

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adderman
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20 Aug 2006 - 8:16 AM

Very well done indeed. Great shot and very well presented..!

Brett.

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jacquienewsham
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20 Aug 2006 - 8:48 AM

thanks everyone for your comments
samantha

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tags66
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20 Aug 2006 - 9:03 AM

Another beautiful image Samantha, well done on another EC.
Tim

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Phoebecat
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20 Aug 2006 - 10:50 AM

OOoooo! I love this! What else can I say? It's the end of the raod, but move I must!

Matt

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megamuff8
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20 Aug 2006 - 12:12 PM

Nice macro shot, Samantha.....Great eye to detail and focus is superb!

Cheers,
Suzan Smile

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foggytwo
foggytwo e2 Member 1136 forum postsfoggytwo vcard Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Aug 2006 - 2:15 PM

This is just lovely Samantha,the composition and lighting are perfect in this wonderful close up.
Pete.

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Briwooly
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20 Aug 2006 - 4:19 PM

Another stunner the light in this is fantastic
Brian........

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sunshot
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20 Aug 2006 - 6:49 PM

outstanding capture samanth, well done.

marc,

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jacquienewsham
jacquienewsham e2 Member 1071 forum postsjacquienewsham vcard United Kingdom
21 Aug 2006 - 1:04 PM

thanks again for all your comments
Thankyou Pete for the EC
samantha

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lloydee
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21 Aug 2006 - 7:00 PM

Samantha your on a role hun!


lloyd

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Rob_Taylor
Rob_Taylor e2 Member 10659 forum postsRob_Taylor vcard Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
21 Aug 2006 - 8:45 PM

Excellent image, congrats on the EC

Rob

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dalowsons
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22 Aug 2006 - 3:02 AM

Stunning !!!!!

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Maddie
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22 Aug 2006 - 12:47 PM

excellent, well done samantha

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VanessaK
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22 Aug 2006 - 9:59 PM

wow...another great shot

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missy moo
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24 Aug 2006 - 7:28 PM

Perfect.
Trevor.

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fauxtography
fauxtography e2 Member 96573 forum postsfauxtography vcard 36 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2006 - 10:28 AM

Spot on, the light, composition and treatment of this are great, the EC is thoroughly deserved

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MediumSizeUnavailable
MediumSizeUnavailable e2 Member 91503 forum postsMediumSizeUnavailable vcard Belgium44 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2006 - 5:21 PM

Painfully good. Congrats and thanks for showing this awesome photo. You should upload this in the new gallery of excellence. Would be nearly impossible to beat in the "best snail-challenge"

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jules41
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26 Aug 2006 - 10:58 PM

OOzes quality.well done on the EC.
julie

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27 Aug 2006 - 12:20 PM

Superb Samantha well deserved E>C..Judith

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PatrickSmith
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28 Aug 2006 - 4:44 PM

Definitely well deserved!
Patrick

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tce5
tce5  1061 forum posts United Kingdom
2 Sep 2006 - 11:05 AM

Hi Samantha
This is superb, I have not been around much lately so have missed your work. You certainly have these snails off to a tee.
Tanya

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3 Sep 2006 - 4:37 PM

Excellent!!!

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dalischone
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14 Sep 2006 - 11:07 AM

Stunning macro work Samantha, love the low light and the way the snail glows. Amazing shot.

Tracy

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CecilyC
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17 Sep 2006 - 3:23 PM

wow, you have quite a few editor's choice awards... Smile no wonder, your work is absolutely amazing!!! this shot, for instant is annoyingly brilliant! Smile keep up the great work!

Catharina

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