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Good morning....
Thank you for your response to my Young love image and to Andrew (ChiliMan) for his UA much appreciated.
Today a grass seed head captured on a windy day in the park last week
Have a great dayGrinGrin

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D5300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:40mm f/2.8 G
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:20 Nov 2013 - 11:09 AM
Focal Length:40mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.1
Aperture:f/5.0
Shutter Speed:1/1250sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Grass seed head
Username:ColleenA ColleenA
Uploaded:25 Nov 2013 - 6:23 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants
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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 6:30 AM

Wow! Any later and you would have missed that fox altogether!

Unusual and interesting picture, Colleen.
Good stuff.

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 6:31 AM

Beautifully captured, Colleen, excellent dof. Carol

Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 699 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 6:40 AM

Excellent, now that's a shallow dof.

Andy

Caziwinkles
25 Nov 2013 - 7:07 AM

Fantastic and unusual Colleen. Well taken. Smile

Carol

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 7:14 AM

Great capture ColleenSmile

Cliff

Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 7:18 AM

Very different..bit like my cats tail!!Grin
good thinking outside the box Colleen
Lillian

S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 7:23 AM

Lovely nature study.

SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 7:26 AM

Nature at it's best.

Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
25 Nov 2013 - 7:33 AM

Greetings from a warm and windy Swellendam Colleen Smile A really super image - love you focus and angleGrin

Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 7:53 AM

Can understand the comments about it being a tail. Its superb photography Colleen. GrinGrin Peter.

kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 2kuvailija vcard Finland
25 Nov 2013 - 7:56 AM

Beautiful ! - Very fine DOF and the beautiful C. bokeh , of course ! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.Smile

viscostatic
25 Nov 2013 - 8:23 AM

Simple but very effective Colleen.

Phil.

tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85912 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 9:11 AM

I was just about to comment when I saw the one aboveSmile
Took the words out of my mouth

Adrian

Jocelia
Jocelia e2 Member 3Jocelia vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 9:16 AM

I think these seed heads are special infact I dyed them once for
a wedding bonbonarie. This one is lovely….WinkWinkWink

DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 9:42 AM

An excellent image with the focus and depth of field spot on, Colleen.

Richard

Nigeve1
Nigeve1 e2 Member 1698 forum postsNigeve1 vcard United Kingdom81 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 9:43 AM

Very interesting POV, works very well with your chosen DOF.
Nigel

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 10:29 AM

Lovely capture, Colleen - especially if it was windy! If I try anything like this, the wind always blows at the wrong moment! Sad
Trev Smile

Lynniesefforts
Lynniesefforts e2 Member 3Lynniesefforts vcard Australia
25 Nov 2013 - 10:40 AM

This is a stunner Colleen... love it Grin

Lynette Grin

williamsloan
williamsloan e2 Member 3williamsloan vcard Northern Ireland1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 10:41 AM

creat DOF and very good capture.

billy

ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 10:47 AM

Brilliant Colleen,

Ali SmileSmileSmileSmile

Fred263
Fred263 e2 Member 2Fred263 vcard United Kingdom
25 Nov 2013 - 11:57 AM

Unusual but great photography, Colleen.
Fred

Last Modified By Fred263 at 25 Nov 2013 - 11:57 AM
EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
25 Nov 2013 - 12:29 PM


Quote: Unusual but great photography, Colleen.
Fred

I agree. Eileen

digital_boi
25 Nov 2013 - 12:41 PM

works well love it

Graham

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 12:58 PM

You've mastered shallow depth of field so well.
With the bokeh it's like an Impressionist painting.
Hurried comment from sunny Australia.
Met Jocelia and Western Red - lots of talk.
KateGrinGrinGrin

gwynn56
gwynn56  261 forum posts England
25 Nov 2013 - 1:15 PM

nice close up Smile

marshfam19
marshfam19 e2 Member 5marshfam19 vcard United Kingdom
25 Nov 2013 - 2:32 PM

Unusual angle and great DoF, really like this.

Mary Grin

capto
capto e2 Member 21089 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 3:40 PM

Nice one, I like the complimentary colours of the bg.Smile

ivor

JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 4:59 PM

I love grasses and this looks really lovely.
Ju

sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 5:58 PM


Quote: Wow! Any later and you would have missed that fox altogether!

Unusual and interesting picture, Colleen.
Good stuff.

Great shot ColleenWink..Lin

bobsblues
bobsblues e2 Member 4bobsblues vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 6:39 PM

Good to see something different Colleen and it works well good thinking like it
Rob

mistere
mistere e2 Member 1mistere vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 6:40 PM

It's all been said already so i will just add, great shot!!!.

Dave.

GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 6:42 PM

Beautiful capture and great dof, Colleen !
George

xwang
xwang  531 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 6:55 PM

GrinGrin... lovely. Looks like a tail...

barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 7:05 PM

I can feel the textures from your wonderful image

jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
25 Nov 2013 - 7:49 PM

Great DOF

Peter

SteveMackay
25 Nov 2013 - 8:04 PM

Cool close up of this seed head, Colleen!Smile

jacquig
25 Nov 2013 - 8:07 PM

Wonderful shot: textures and harmonious honey/caramel colours are beautiful. Dof works perfectly. Smile

Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
25 Nov 2013 - 8:23 PM

Great shot Colleen. It does look a bit like a fox's tail. Cathy

netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2173 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 9:06 PM

Colleen this is so simple ,but very effective,I do like itSmileSmileSmileSmile
NettaSmile

AlexAppleby
25 Nov 2013 - 9:11 PM


Quote: It's all been said already so i will just add, great shot!!!.

Dave.

Totally agreed!

SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
26 Nov 2013 - 2:09 AM

Collecting seeds for your own cricket pitch, Colleen? Smile
Seriously - A well executed image and excellent DOF.

Simon

lesliea
lesliea e2 Member 4lesliea vcard Australia
27 Nov 2013 - 5:07 AM

Nice image Colleen with nice DOF well captured.
Allen, Smile

Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
29 Nov 2013 - 7:08 PM

Wonderful focus work...
A fine image!
IB

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