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Good morning....
A tiny little viola today, smaller than a bottle top. Captured in the soft afternoon sunlight.
Have a great day

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D5100 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:40mm f/2.8 G
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:28 May 2013 - 3:58 PM
Focal Length:40mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.2
Aperture:f/3.2
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Sorbet blue heaven
Username:ColleenA ColleenA
Uploaded:29 May 2013 - 5:53 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants
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Dave_Henderson
Dave_Henderson e2 Member 1062 forum postsDave_Henderson vcard United Kingdom
29 May 2013 - 5:57 AM

Like the point of focus Colleen.

Dave

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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 6:06 AM

Nice composition excellent picture.

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 6:22 AM

This is a superb, well thought out and beautifully composed image, Colleen!Smile

Richard

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
29 May 2013 - 6:24 AM

Good morning Colleen Smile Freezing here this morning but the sky is clear and the sun is sure to shine Smile I love the blue and green in your image ! A really lovely capture you have here !!

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6105 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England21 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 6:34 AM

Delicate and beautiful, a lovely shot. I love the shallow dof on this with the other flower heads fading away. Excellent.

Andy

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anglingandyq
anglingandyq e2 Member 1anglingandyq vcard England
29 May 2013 - 6:46 AM

Beautiful colleen love the dofSmile

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sweetpea62
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29 May 2013 - 7:01 AM

Beautiful colour Colleen..Lin

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2481 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 7:05 AM

Wow Colleen this is so beautiful,

Ali GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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prabhusinha
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29 May 2013 - 7:17 AM

A sweet use of Nikkor 40mm.

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 7:35 AM

Wow this is one beautiful shot, well done Colleen.SmileSmile

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
29 May 2013 - 7:47 AM

Beautiful,
Fred.

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Trev_B
Trev_B e2 Member 7110 forum postsTrev_B vcard England65 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 8:03 AM

Beautiful violet, yellow and green with a wonderful depth of field.. Well done Colleen.

Trev

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2209 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 8:03 AM

This is a beautiful image with lovely detail and well presentedSmileSmileSmileSmile
NettaSmile

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Caziwinkles
29 May 2013 - 8:10 AM

This is gorgeous Colleen - so simple yet so stunning. Very well presented too. Smile

Carol

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Tish1
Tish1 e2 Member 1Tish1 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 8:12 AM

Stunning colours, great detail of this viola; they grow like weeds in my garden, makes my garden look cultivated.

Tish

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Lillian
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29 May 2013 - 8:37 AM

The colours keep drawing you into this Colleen
a beautiful shot
Lillian

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helenlinda
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29 May 2013 - 8:38 AM

Wonderful colours and presentation SmileSmile
Helen

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Suzicoo
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29 May 2013 - 8:45 AM

Wow this is one of your best flowers images, well doneSmile
Suzicoo

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pollisher
pollisher  2 Scotland
29 May 2013 - 8:58 AM

A beautiful image. Smile Smile

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WhiteRose1
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29 May 2013 - 9:05 AM

Lovely soft presentation, Colleen.

Dave

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brian17302
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29 May 2013 - 9:20 AM

Great composition & colour
Regards Brian

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digital_boi
29 May 2013 - 9:28 AM

nice one the softness is very pleasing as is the colour fine capture

Graham GrinGrinGrin

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Irishkate
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29 May 2013 - 10:06 AM

What a vibrant colour and so beautifully focussed.
Your borders are always lovely to see what combinations you've come up with!
KateGrinGrinGrin

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 10:57 AM

Wow!!! a great macro image Colleen, well capturedSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile


Cliff

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morpheus1955
29 May 2013 - 11:50 AM

Stunning shot Colleen, fabulous colours, detail and dof, love it Smile

Hugh

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Lynniesefforts
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29 May 2013 - 12:01 PM

Colleen you never disappoint...beautiful Grin

Lynette Grin

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taggart
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29 May 2013 - 12:53 PM

So very dear!

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boov
boov  2 United Kingdom
29 May 2013 - 12:59 PM

Beauty

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Jenny-D
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29 May 2013 - 1:08 PM

Very beautiful.

Jenny Smile

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 1:30 PM

What a beautiful and stunning colour it is, Colleen Smile Excellent close-up work again...I'll be coming to you I think for some tips on this macro work! Wink
Trev Smile

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barbarahirst
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29 May 2013 - 2:30 PM

beautiful bloom .... and a stunning presentation

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GeorgePlatis
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29 May 2013 - 3:00 PM

Stunning capture !
George

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User_Removed
29 May 2013 - 3:17 PM

Superb image, great comp', and love the DOF.
Regards, Alf.

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jackyp
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29 May 2013 - 3:29 PM

Stunning light and detail on the center of the little viola, truly beautiful Colleen Smile

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 4:05 PM

Stunning Colleen - it is so soft in all the right places and pin sharp where it should be - Gorgeous colour and presentation.

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AngelaSeager
29 May 2013 - 4:19 PM

Your floral work is so beautifully captured....truly inspirational. Regards Angela

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myrab
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29 May 2013 - 4:19 PM

This is a very beautiful image Colleen, fabulous.

Myra

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 4:37 PM

very cute and lovely colours.. i like those a lot Smile

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Mike_Smith
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29 May 2013 - 5:15 PM

Cracking close up and beautiful colour

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Quoise
Quoise e2 Member 1298 forum postsQuoise vcard United Kingdom
29 May 2013 - 7:55 PM

Gorgeous macro

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widtink
widtink  2406 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 8:37 PM

Beautiful work Colleen love your DOF control here Smile (yer gettin the miles oot that lens eh!!!Tongue)

Rod

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Greyheron
Greyheron e2 Member 12277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
29 May 2013 - 9:09 PM

Sharp where it needs to be with a dreamy blue blur to set it all off - superb work...

Mike

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capto
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29 May 2013 - 10:32 PM

Lovely little flowers, very well taken.Smile

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gallero
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30 May 2013 - 1:44 AM

Colores maravilosos y el foco donde tiene que estar. Felicitaciones amiga.

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jaktis
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30 May 2013 - 4:15 AM

Lovely presentation

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30 May 2013 - 11:43 AM

Little stunnerSmileSmile

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howdog  625 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2013 - 9:07 PM

Now that's what it's all about! This shot has it all. Well done Colleen.
Iain

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Chinga
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30 May 2013 - 10:27 PM

Velvety and magical! Grin
Very pleasing to the eye! IB

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BIGRY1
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1 Jun 2013 - 1:59 PM

A stunning image. Very eye catching colourWinkGrin
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