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One little rain drop on this beautiful rose -

I was walking the three-year old twins to school in the rain feeling quite miserable with the weather, when a little voice starts singing 'Rain, rain go away..'. Not to be outdone the other starts singing 'Twinkle, twinkle little star ...' and before I knew it we were all singing and jumping over puddles. People we passed smiled. So the background to this rose represents three people, singing and brightening the daySmileSmileSmile

A wonderful response to yesterdays upload, thank you, and a special thank you to Eric (gypsyman) and Ray (Billyray) for their User Awards.

Thank you for looking
Carole

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-r Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:TAMRON SP AF 90mm F2.8 Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:26 Jun 2012 - 3:44 PM
Focal Length:90mm
Aperture:f/10.0
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Don't Be Sad
Username:CaroleS CaroleS
Uploaded:19 Jul 2012 - 7:48 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Digitally manipulated, Flowers & plants, General, Rose
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andylea
andylea e2 Member 537 forum postsandylea vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 7:52 AM

love the comp carole brilliant detail and colours brightend my day up a treat a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4180 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 7:53 AM

What a joyful story Carole! And I love your image and the processing!
Ann

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Humblebee
Humblebee  1 England
19 Jul 2012 - 8:05 AM

A super capture and beautifully processed. How lovely that you could see through the rain and have fun, no wonder people smiled, I would have ... Carol

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NaturesHaven
NaturesHaven e2 Member 2246 forum postsNaturesHaven vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 8:09 AM

Beautiful work...........lovely description.........SmileSmile

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 12915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 8:12 AM

A beautiful and creative image.

Albert

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 5barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 8:32 AM

truely a beautiful image
As a musician I would have like to see the music faded at the end without the barline
As you have with the beginning
But how very creative and clever.
I am in awe

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franken
franken e2 Member 112913 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 8:33 AM


Quote: What a joyful story Carole! And I love your image and the processing!
Ann

I couldn't have said it any better Carole.

Ken

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England205 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 8:45 AM

Like your work with this Carole
Regards Richard

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4132 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 8:46 AM

Like the narrative that led to this bit of creativity, Carole, and very nicely done it is too.
Ronnie.

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JenniCh
JenniCh  832 forum posts England2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 8:57 AM

Lovely image, beautifully lit rose very skilfully processed composition, the story is a welcome addition to brighten the day ............... Jenni

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 32310 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom96 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 9:41 AM

A lovely narrative, accompanied with a rather exceptional image.

Regards Nathan

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DanielD
DanielD  4 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 9:59 AM

Great capture - Excellent story - like the process

Daniel

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Gypsyman
Gypsyman e2 Member 3659 forum postsGypsyman vcard England
19 Jul 2012 - 10:05 AM

Truly Beautiful, well presented. Eric.

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 10:17 AM

Can't beat that for brightening the day!

Ann

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 - 10:53 AM

Beautiful work! Grin
IB

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digital_boi
19 Jul 2012 - 11:15 AM

good work Carole a very fine result its only us that get miserable with rain the kids love it and cheered you up so well done them

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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achieverswales
19 Jul 2012 - 11:21 AM

Love the imagination Carole, excellent upload.

Regards

Trev.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 4963 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England129 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 12:18 PM

A beautiful day-brightener Carole.

Dave

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prabhusinha
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19 Jul 2012 - 12:34 PM

A grand way to feel the heavenly songs of nature.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 5barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 12:43 PM

featured e2 piccy at this minute SmileSmile

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom71 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 12:47 PM

Beautiful rose and great story.
My grandchildren love puddles too.
Lovely creative image Carole.
KateGrin

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 1:34 PM

Ahhh! Carole--- THIS IS BRILLIANT!
love the sentiment too!

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 1:42 PM

Yes,it does you good to let your imagination run wild now and again Carole,
otherwise we would never had films like,''One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest'' !!
Good shot here.
And proof that there really is a fine line between creativity,
and being stark raving bonkers !!
Mick.

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gingerdelight
19 Jul 2012 - 2:11 PM

Stunningly beautiful Carole!
Carol

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lostnspace2011
19 Jul 2012 - 2:17 PM

Very nicely put together, a lovely image Carole

Mark

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 2:19 PM

A beautiful rose that I think I smell its fragrance from here...........Sandy

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canonfan
canonfan e2 Member 3canonfan vcard United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 - 2:26 PM

A lovely image and well composed Carole
Jim

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Cliff1944
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19 Jul 2012 - 2:47 PM

Beautifully composed and presented.
Cliff

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7124 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 3:38 PM

A wonderful presentation, Carole, and such a beautiful rose. Carol

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 5SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 4:02 PM

A beautiful capture and lovely write up.

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DeSilver
DeSilver e2 Member 6DeSilver vcard England11 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 4:35 PM

Lovely image and a wonderful story to go with it. Smile


David.

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 5TrevBatWCC vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 4:56 PM

It strikes the right note with me, Carole...a super capture and presentationWink
Trev Smile

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Billyray
Billyray  670 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2012 - 5:19 PM

Excellent Carole. Lovely colour, sharp as a pin with a cracking background.
Ray

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jdinne
jdinne e2 Member 10jdinne vcard England
19 Jul 2012 - 6:31 PM

Superb Carole another stunner. Great work.

John

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Brian65
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19 Jul 2012 - 7:16 PM

Wonderful image and lovely story CaroleSmileSmile
Brian

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Fefe
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19 Jul 2012 - 8:52 PM

Lovely image and storyGrinGrin
Diane

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19 Jul 2012 - 9:47 PM

A lovely tale to accompany this lovely image Carole. Moira

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pdcche
pdcche  3 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 - 10:10 PM

Nice detail and colour, love the water droplet, Peter..

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jul 2012 - 7:52 AM


Quote: One little rain drop on this beautiful rose -

a very apt title for this beauty and a lovely write up too

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 7135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore16 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jul 2012 - 1:46 PM

First off, I love love LOVE your story of the twins. My word...what lovely little gems they are. Second, this is one utterly beautiful image they've inspired, Carole. Your processing is WONderful and the shot of the rose itself is sublime.

Andrew

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Maiwand
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20 Jul 2012 - 4:29 PM

Very imaginative shot Carole. Excellent.
Ron

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lifesnapper
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20 Jul 2012 - 7:14 PM

Music to my Nose Carole Smile

John Smile

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Louise_Morris
Louise_Morris e2 Member 32142 forum postsLouise_Morris vcard England
20 Jul 2012 - 8:49 PM

This is beautiful Carole, keep enjoying the puddles! Lou

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ChristineD
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22 Jul 2012 - 6:30 PM

What a lovely story and image

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Mavis
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23 Jul 2012 - 6:27 PM

Such a happy story and a wonderful rose to go with it.xx Love the softly constructed background . Just saw this as pic of the day xx

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NeilWigan
NeilWigan e2 Member 3NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2012 - 11:35 PM

Grand kids will always lift a day but we have just got rid of four after three days and it is so nice .Smile

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4386 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom60 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2012 - 2:54 PM

Ooooo...missed this corker ??

Beautiful shot !!!....love the sympathetic 'musical-texture' !!!!

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LexEquine
LexEquine  7 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2012 - 7:06 PM

'Superlative {A++++} beautiful macro Rose Image!' ~ Peter

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26 Jul 2012 - 9:04 PM

Lovely work here Carole SmileSmile
Helen

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JohnChambersPhotography

10+++ on all accounts......lovely shot lovely intro info.

John

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