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Back to the archive this morning, fortunately quite a number of summer blues are lurking there, always useful to fall back on when there isn't much else around.

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:summertime blues
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:10 Dec 2013 - 5:54 AM
Tags:Blue, Butterfly, Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:76
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 5:59 AM

Another winner, Carol.

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
10 Dec 2013 - 6:00 AM

A great title for these blue beauties Carol Smile Excellent

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LynneJoyce
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10 Dec 2013 - 6:24 AM

Three more lovely portraits.

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 6:32 AM

a wonderful trio of detailed captures carol super colours and light v1 for me today a stunner nice one Wink
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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 699 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 6:36 AM

Useful and quite beautiful, 3 lovely images Carol.

Andy

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 6:52 AM


Quote: A great title for these blue beauties Carol Smile Excellent

Beautiful images Carol, the detail is superb, so sharp......bet you cannot wait for summer againGrin

Last Modified By ColleenA at 10 Dec 2013 - 6:53 AM

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dven
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10 Dec 2013 - 7:00 AM

Stunning detail

dven

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Caziwinkles
10 Dec 2013 - 7:10 AM


Quote: Three more lovely portraits.

Exactly...! Stunning! Smile

Carol

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barbarahirst
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10 Dec 2013 - 7:13 AM

love that title....

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kuvailija
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10 Dec 2013 - 7:18 AM


Quote: A great title for these blue beauties Carol Smile Excellent

--- I agree with Herman ! - Very skilled and beautiful! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- JukkaGrin

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SUE118
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10 Dec 2013 - 7:23 AM

3 excellent captures V1 being my favourite. Smile

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viscostatic
10 Dec 2013 - 7:44 AM

Beautiful Carol, especially V1.

Phil.

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prabhusinha
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10 Dec 2013 - 7:51 AM

3 lovely blues

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achieverswales
10 Dec 2013 - 8:03 AM

All wonderful Carol, awesome detail.

Regards

Trev.

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leontari
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10 Dec 2013 - 8:20 AM

Three stunning portraits Carol.
Effrossini

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Mike_Young
10 Dec 2013 - 8:28 AM

Three really good shots here Carol. I think on balance V3 has the edge, I just like the wider view .

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Badgerfred
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10 Dec 2013 - 8:36 AM

Three excellent images Carol, all show great detail,
Fred.

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 8:54 AM

Three good images Carol, like the details and colours
Regards Richard

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PhilT2
PhilT2 e2 Member 496 forum postsPhilT2 vcard England9 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 8:58 AM

Stunning detail. I particularly like the tighter framing of version 1. Excellent

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danbrann
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10 Dec 2013 - 9:30 AM

Back to normal with a beauty Carol. Excellent.

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moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
10 Dec 2013 - 9:45 AM

They are certainly beautiful little creatures Carol. Well captured. Moira

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 9:53 AM

Beautiful blues Carol.
Glad to report weather isn't too bad here in Scotland.
So not such a transition as we expected.
Hope all is well on your island in the sun.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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ali63
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10 Dec 2013 - 10:06 AM

V2 is terrific Carol,

Ali Smile

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CaroleS
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10 Dec 2013 - 10:23 AM

Three good images Carol.
Carole

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 10:27 AM

you got the blues lurking? me too, if I go to work in the dark Smile

but your blues are a lot cuter, alas we have to wait for april to see the first hollies.

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Ayoob
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10 Dec 2013 - 10:35 AM

Three excellent shots with wonderful details, Carol....GrinGrinGrin

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sparrowhawk
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10 Dec 2013 - 10:48 AM

3 gems

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TonyDy
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10 Dec 2013 - 11:58 AM

"There ain't no cure for the Summertime Blues" Not seen a butterfly for months!
Lovely set, Carol.
Tony

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mikbee
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10 Dec 2013 - 12:36 PM

Another splendid close up set Carol.
Like V1 for more splendidly close upness !!
Mick.

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AnneWorner
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10 Dec 2013 - 1:09 PM

Such a beautiful shot of this blue Carol. Lovely detail and nice soft bokeh. I have been for the most part working from archives. Right now I don't even want to go outside - it's bitterly cold for our parts.

Anne

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sweetpea62
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10 Dec 2013 - 1:34 PM

Three excellent shots Carol..Lin

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richmowil
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10 Dec 2013 - 1:55 PM

Three stunners Carol!! Great work, as usual!!

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Nikonuser1
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10 Dec 2013 - 2:35 PM

3 super captures CarolSmile


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GeorgePlatis
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10 Dec 2013 - 3:44 PM

Excellent macro work on your favorite insects field Carol, after the little break with your excellent monastery photographs just yesterday Smile
Regards,
George

P.S. It is also very cold here at Rhodes!Smile

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TrevBatWCC
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10 Dec 2013 - 3:47 PM

Summertime Blues? Mmmm....sounds like that might make a good song title!! Grin Three beauties here Carol, captured expertly as always - has to be a third of a vote for each... Wink
Trev Smile

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Lillian
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10 Dec 2013 - 5:00 PM

What a lovely set Carol
The detail as always great
Lillian

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janlea
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10 Dec 2013 - 5:34 PM

A beautiful set Carol, wonderful detail and lovely colours Smile
Love the title too Smile
Jan

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Philip_H
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10 Dec 2013 - 6:03 PM

A beauty!

P.

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NDODS
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10 Dec 2013 - 7:31 PM

A beautiful title supported by three incredibly beautiful images CarolÖ

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

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JerryMort
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10 Dec 2013 - 7:32 PM

Beautiful shots, Carol

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10 Dec 2013 - 7:44 PM

Really nice detailed shots. Nice unobtrusive b/g too which just adds enough information of the environment.

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AlexAppleby
10 Dec 2013 - 7:51 PM

Wonderful - I think I like V2 the best with the wonderful texture of the leaves and great composition. Don't wish the winter away - I'm guilty of doing that, always wanting it to be the weekend and wishing the week away! It'll be gone quickly enough!!!

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EMJAYCEE
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10 Dec 2013 - 8:22 PM

3 beautiful captures Carol.
Joan.

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10 Dec 2013 - 9:00 PM

Super images Carol V1 for me.
Brian.

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Holmewood
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10 Dec 2013 - 10:29 PM

Three beauties. Thank you for your comment on my portfolio. Very much appreciated. Cathy

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11 Dec 2013 - 6:21 AM

Brilliant Carol glad to make it 70 for you
Rob

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12 Dec 2013 - 6:28 PM

wonderful set of shots Carol.
eve.Smile

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16 Dec 2013 - 4:47 PM

What a wonderful set Carol, these are as good as anything you've produced

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