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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
Voters:ddolfelin · Hermanus · gwynn56 · ugly · LynneJoyce · Speckled_Coast · cabbie · andylea · Andysnapper · ColleenA · AnnaBanana · dven · Caziwinkles · KarenFB · barbarahirst · kuvailija · mex · SUE118 · viscostatic · prabhusinha · achieverswales · mrswoolybill · User_Removed · leontari · Mike_Young · Sezz · Badgerfred · Richsr · PhilT2 · RonnieAG · georgiepoolie · Brian65 · danbrann · moiral · Arty · Irishkate · ali63 · CaroleS · annettep38 · Snappersal · Ayoob · sparrowhawk · rontear · SlowSong · TonyDy · mikbee · AnneWorner · sweetpea62 · richmowil · JuBarney · Niknut · Nikonuser1 · GeorgePlatis · TrevBatWCC · Lillian · Alan_Baseley · janlea · Greyheron · Philip_H · HarrietH · JerryMort · NDODS · myrab · dark_lord · AlexAppleby · EMJAYCEE · bricurtis · Holmewood · Bzox · bobsblues · graceland · evelen · ChiliMan · doryram · Glostopcat · DonMc ·
Views:202
Unique Views:83
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ddolfelin
ddolfelin Plus Member 371 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales2 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  637 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 Plus Member 6109 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England25 Constructive Critique Points
10 Dec 2013 - 6:36 AM

Useful and quite beautiful, 3 lovely images Carol.

Andy

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ColleenA
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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.
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Mike_Young
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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,
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Richsr
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10 Dec 2013 - 8:54 AM

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

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PhilT2
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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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10 Dec 2013 - 9:45 AM

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

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Irishkate
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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
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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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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
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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10 Dec 2013 - 1:34 PM

Three excellent shots Carol..Lin

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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
Philip_H  3 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2013 - 6:03 PM

A beauty!

P.

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10 Dec 2013 - 7:31 PM

A beautiful title supported by three incredibly beautiful images Carol…

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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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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10 Dec 2013 - 10:29 PM

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

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bobsblues
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11 Dec 2013 - 6:21 AM

Brilliant Carol glad to make it 70 for you
Rob

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evelen
evelen  10 England
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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