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I was amazed to see something had already been chomping on the green leaves....

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D80 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 G VR
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:2 Apr 2013 - 11:51 AM
Focal Length:190mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/640sec
Exposure Comp:-1.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Come on guys .... the snow has gone
Username:barbarahirst barbarahirst
Uploaded:2 Apr 2013 - 5:01 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Flowers & plants, General, Photo journalism
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Hoffy
Hoffy  9212 forum posts England16 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:07 PM

Lovely, I have a nice tub of these outside my backdoor. PSmile

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:08 PM

Looks like a cat has been munching the ends of those leaves! A lovely 'tiger' coloured crocus, lovely to see.
Carole

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
2 Apr 2013 - 5:10 PM

This is super lovely Barbara !! Excellent photo !

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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:13 PM

Lovely spring shot, beautifully captured

Hugh

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:15 PM

Wow, Barbs, that's a beautiful crisp image, super capture Smile. Carol

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:16 PM

A great shot,

Ali

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41033 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England134 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:20 PM

It's the sparrows that usually polish of our yellow crocuses!!! Lovely yellow against the dark greens, Barbara.

Dave

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:25 PM

Very beautiful and lovely image,Barbara,very well done,
saeid

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xwang
xwang  531 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:36 PM

Beautiful, Barbara. Great colour and light...

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:41 PM

If these were in our garden it would have been Brodie who attacked the leaves, but he'd probably have had tue flowers too: nice shot of these two toned crocuses.
Ronnie.

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
2 Apr 2013 - 5:45 PM

Beautiful image Barbara,
Fred.

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 33063 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom101 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 5:47 PM

A beautiful image captured from a great point of view Barbara

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 6:27 PM

The Snow has gone but the cold remains Barbara. But then it is British Summer Time after all.

John Smile

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7404 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom988 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 6:28 PM

At least they didn't touch the flowers.
You know what we were always told, 'Eat up your greens...' Wink
Moira

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jackyp
jackyp e2 Member 3jackyp vcard United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 - 6:42 PM

Great composition and colours, beautiful spring image Grin

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johnke
johnke  154 forum posts South Africa9 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 6:48 PM

A really detailed colorful image Barbara..John

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Jat_Riski
Jat_Riski e2 Member 664 forum postsJat_Riski vcard United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 - 6:58 PM

Beautiful image & great title, Barbara.Smile

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Billyray
Billyray  670 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 7:38 PM

Excellent detail and colour Barbara with cracking presentation.
Ray

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Billyray
Billyray  670 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 7:40 PM

Excellent detail and colour Barbara with great presentation.
Ray

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 8:04 PM

So delicate.

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 8:09 PM

Lovely colour and details Barbara.
Joan.

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 8:20 PM

The low view point has given this lovely shot more impact.

Albert

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 8:50 PM

A great capture

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 9:15 PM

Perfect title, perfect photo
Lillian

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2167 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 9:30 PM

A Lovely spring image and some lovely detail Smile
Netta

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 9:40 PM

yellow! delightful!

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 10:12 PM

Pretty Crocus with lovely markings.

Ann

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 10:32 PM

Good to see something peeping up above ground -
we were on an estate yesterday which should be covered in yellow daffodils -
most were lying low!
KateGrinGrinGrin

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2013 - 12:03 AM

Thank goodness! And look what was underneath it and blooming so beautifully.......Sandy

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2013 - 6:57 AM

Lovely shot and a great title.

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digital_boi
3 Apr 2013 - 7:10 AM

has it really gone!!! fine colours Barbara good detail and dof

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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JohnChambersPhotography

A shot in the arm Barbara, spring on it's way at long last. good title ,comp, and colour.

John

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tonyng
tonyng e2 Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2013 - 9:35 AM

Such a welcoming sight. Smile

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mex
mex e2 Member 6mex vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2013 - 11:12 AM

Love the colour and comp barb.
cheers phil.

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
3 Apr 2013 - 12:30 PM

Delightful image with all that lovely green in the BG! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64341 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2013 - 4:49 PM

Reminds me of that old Stones record, Standing in the Shadows. Smile

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Fefe
Fefe e2 Member 2Fefe vcard United Kingdom28 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2013 - 6:12 PM

Have you put them in an ommlette Barbara?..... they are crocus, not chivesTongueTongue
Lovely coloursGrin
Diane

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janlea
janlea e2 Member 2janlea vcard United Kingdom
3 Apr 2013 - 7:28 PM

Beautiful shot Barbara, wonderful colour and detail Smile
Jan

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gallero
gallero e2 Member 3gallero vcard Venezuela
4 Apr 2013 - 4:22 AM

Maravillosa imagen.

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gwynn56
gwynn56  260 forum posts England
12 Apr 2013 - 3:05 PM

nice image Smile

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