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It's that time of year again.
The Snowdrops are just starting to push through.


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Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-30 Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:TAMRON SP AF 90mm F2.8 Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:3 Jan 2013 - 1:16 PM
Focal Length:90mm
Aperture:f/7.1
Shutter Speed:1/60sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:On, Fired
White Balance:Auto
Title:Snowdrop
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:6 Jan 2013 - 4:55 PM
Tags:Bud, Bulb, Close-up / macro, Flower, Flowers & plants, Snowdrop
Votes:46

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canonfan
canonfan  4 United Kingdom
6 Jan 2013 - 5:02 PM

The first signs of Spring Alan. Great capture
Jim

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HELANA
HELANA e2 Member 4HELANA vcard United Kingdom
6 Jan 2013 - 5:03 PM

Very well capture Alan,sharp where it needs to be, well done.
Elena

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 33074 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom101 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 5:07 PM

Looking forward to seeing and capturing these beautiful indicators that Spring is indeed here.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 5:13 PM

How wonderful, Alan, a definite sign that Spring is just around the corner. Unfortunately we don't have snowdrops here, so I have to enjoy the many images that are uploaded to ePZ Smile Carol

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boov
boov  1 United Kingdom
6 Jan 2013 - 5:32 PM

Brilliant

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  1 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 5:37 PM

Gorgeous, looking forward to seeing a carpet of all these beauties in the springtime.

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RuthyJ
RuthyJ  8 England
6 Jan 2013 - 5:49 PM

Doesn't it lift your spirits.This is a beautiful fresh image, Love it.
I managed to get out in the garden this weekend and spotted a couple of daffs in bud.

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85908 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 5:53 PM

It is a spirit lifter, but I feel we are in for some hard weather yetSmile


Adrian

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 6:12 PM

The first I've seen on the site this year - well exposed shot Smile
Helen

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84270 forum postsKarenFB vcard England162 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 6:17 PM

I noticed a few of mine were poking through too - you've caught these brilliantly! Smile

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41033 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England134 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 6:51 PM

Almost monochrome green, beautiful rich saturation, Alan.

Dave

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christinecilia
christinecilia e2 Member 2christinecilia vcard England
6 Jan 2013 - 6:53 PM

lovely it just a round the corner. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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UrbaneMagick
6 Jan 2013 - 6:53 PM

A nice reminder Alan...we have a couple of hundred of different varieties up the top section of the garden..I'll go take a look in the morning to see how they are coming on this year Smile
The difference in varieties can be as subtle as an extra green dot..though I do have a variety with mustard yellow dots .

Gareth Smile

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 6:58 PM

The signs are there Alan. Spring is just around the corner.
Ron

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 7:46 PM

A really good picture, Alan and sooo encouraging that Spring is just round the corner!
I think we can add 15 minutes per week to the daylight count - can't wait for lighter nights!

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Billyray
Billyray  670 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 7:59 PM

Excellent Alan, I spottef a few this morning on my way to get the daily paper, I have a few daffodils showing on the patio.
Ray

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thedon1941
6 Jan 2013 - 8:05 PM

Brilliant close up. Can't wait. Don

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AnneWorner
AnneWorner e2 Member 6606 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States41 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 11:24 PM

I can hardly believe they are emerging already! I miss these flowers so much - we just don't have them here. What I have are some poppies that are starting to germinate.

Anne

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jan 2013 - 7:56 AM

I haven't thought to look for ours yet! Well captured with that hint of white and moisture.
Carole

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Paul_cats
Paul_cats e2 Member 861 forum postsPaul_cats vcard Scotland22 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jan 2013 - 11:32 AM

Nicely exposed.
Paul

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kazza12
kazza12  1 United Kingdom
7 Jan 2013 - 12:57 PM

great shot i love snowdrops well taken SmileSmile karen

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maggietear
7 Jan 2013 - 3:17 PM

Beautiful flower AND image! Lucky you, Alan, I haven't seen one yet!
Maggie

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jan 2013 - 3:18 PM

How beautifully captured. Off outside immediately to check as I didn't see any signs of my Snowdrops last week but they can shoot through so suddenly.

Ann

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