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A few more shots taken yesterday morning after the snow. These are of some blossom on a tree up the road from where i live. The snow was starting to melt by mid morning as the sun had come out

Camera:Canon PowerShot A400
Lens:5.9-13.22mm
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Frozen Blossom
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:7 Apr 2008 - 9:08 PM
Tags:Blossom, Close-up / macro, Flowers & plants, Melting snow, Spring
Votes:84
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Dugud
Dugud e2 Member 6Dugud vcard United Kingdom
7 Apr 2008 - 9:10 PM

Lovely shot well done.
Steve

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Mewinty
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7 Apr 2008 - 9:10 PM

Love the angle, gorgeous blue sky, really makes the blossom stand out. I like the shadows too. Melissa

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bayleaf
bayleaf  7 United Kingdom
7 Apr 2008 - 9:12 PM

So beautiful

John

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cheesey
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7 Apr 2008 - 9:12 PM

Beautiful seasonal images, love the colours and detail.
Cheesey.

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luxaeternam
7 Apr 2008 - 9:18 PM

Delightful christmassy shots! Sorry, is it spring?
Smile Lucy

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MickyMc
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7 Apr 2008 - 9:28 PM

All just exquisite, white against that glorious blue
Mavis

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cameracat
cameracat e2 Member 118581 forum postscameracat vcard Norfolk Island61 Constructive Critique Points
7 Apr 2008 - 9:36 PM

Superb.........Love it.....!

Nice touch with the rounded corners....!

Last Modified By cameracat at 7 Apr 2008 - 9:37 PM

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Bob_V
Bob_V e2 Member 7Bob_V vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Apr 2008 - 9:38 PM

Three beautiful shots Ed, well done.
Bob

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Bodiewil
Bodiewil e2 Member 746 forum postsBodiewil vcard Wales
7 Apr 2008 - 9:51 PM

Three wonderful images Ed

Dave

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daffydill56
daffydill56 e2 Member 11190 forum postsdaffydill56 vcard United Kingdom
7 Apr 2008 - 10:01 PM

Three beautiful images again Ed, V1 4 me here, although all are beautifull.

Fran

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casson
casson e2 Member 8casson vcard United Kingdom
7 Apr 2008 - 10:04 PM

Great I like the way you have shot looking towards the sky
john

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Cormy
Cormy e2 Member 7Cormy vcard England
7 Apr 2008 - 10:10 PM

These are all absolutely beautiful Ed.
Cheers
Alan

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
7 Apr 2008 - 10:12 PM

Three excellent images Ed,
my favourite is V1,
Fred.

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digiray63
digiray63 e2 Member 7digiray63 vcard United Kingdom
7 Apr 2008 - 10:20 PM

Three nice shots, look great against the sky.
Ray

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8831 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1638 Constructive Critique Points
7 Apr 2008 - 10:26 PM

V1's the winner for me, nice deep blue sky background, and just sufficient blossom to make an interesting and nicely composed picture.

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bunbeam
bunbeam e2 Member 9bunbeam vcard United Kingdom
7 Apr 2008 - 10:32 PM

3 superb images, lovely detail on the blossom and great combination of sunshine, blue sky and melting snow.. we just had hailstones today..
bunSmile

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Silverzone
Silverzone e2 Member 7Silverzone vcard England
7 Apr 2008 - 10:33 PM

Stunning set. Sylvia

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TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9200 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Apr 2008 - 11:00 PM

Beautiful shot. Looks fantastic against that blue sky.
Ty

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franken
franken e2 Member 123272 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
7 Apr 2008 - 11:03 PM

A lovely set of images.

Ken

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Dotrob
Dotrob e2 Member 9Dotrob vcard Wales
7 Apr 2008 - 11:14 PM

Three super images, lovely detail.
Dot

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fotodayz
fotodayz e2 Member 6179 forum postsfotodayz vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Apr 2008 - 11:17 PM

excellent

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cats_123
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7 Apr 2008 - 11:28 PM

V1 is really well composed
jeff

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nolongeramember

looks so beautiful against the gorgeous blue sky..!!!

stunning

Nikki !

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phil_j
phil_j e2 Member 8133 forum postsphil_j vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2008 - 12:04 AM

Great images all of them, but #1 just takes the prize, great colours againsy the blue sky.

Phil

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Herge88
Herge88 e2 Member 740 forum postsHerge88 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2008 - 12:08 AM

Three beautiful images, the detail is astounding.

Best Matt

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PatrickSmith
PatrickSmith e2 Member 91205 forum postsPatrickSmith vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2008 - 5:35 AM

#1 for me. It looks like the fruit will not set now. If that happened to my lemons, the tree would be dead!

Patrick

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JimV
JimV e2 Member 8JimV vcard Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2008 - 6:17 AM

These shots are delightful Ed, probably months before I'll get a chance for the likes of this!
Rgds., Jim

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2008 - 6:21 AM

Superb images, Ed, great against the sky. V.1 just tops it for me. Carol

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AlanBW
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8 Apr 2008 - 6:49 AM

V1 does it for me, love the angle and fine detail

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paulb20
paulb20 e2 Member 8paulb20 vcard United Kingdom
8 Apr 2008 - 7:29 AM

Like the viewpoint Ed,the blue sky makes a good background.
Paul

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GalleryGirl
8 Apr 2008 - 7:49 AM

This is a stunner Ed. Lovely clear sharp capture and super angle towards the sky.
Marilyn x

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glyndwr
glyndwr e2 Member 766 forum postsglyndwr vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2008 - 9:51 AM

A cracker Ed.
Well exposed and great colours.

Robert

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GrahamBaines
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8 Apr 2008 - 9:52 AM

Super image, love the sky framing.

Graham

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chuckspics
chuckspics e2 Member 8chuckspics vcard United States
8 Apr 2008 - 12:50 PM

3 great shots, Chuck, thank God for spring,

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pascalg
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8 Apr 2008 - 2:53 PM

the three shots are beautiful
like the delicate feel in #2

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Paul_cats
Paul_cats e2 Member 961 forum postsPaul_cats vcard Scotland22 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2008 - 4:59 PM

All 3 are superb but I like the comp and light in V1.
Paul

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phototime
phototime e2 Member 8phototime vcard United Kingdom
8 Apr 2008 - 5:03 PM

Absolutly beautiful shots Ed,love it.

Mo

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evelen
evelen e2 Member 10evelen vcard England
8 Apr 2008 - 6:18 PM

beautiful shot.
eve.

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rmr
rmr e2 Member 7rmr vcard Wales
8 Apr 2008 - 8:33 PM

super shots ed,love v1
mark

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91929 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2008 - 10:35 PM

V1 for me ED.Great against the blue sky and really sharp detail. Excellent.
Brian.

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Andree_Borrel
Andree_Borrel e2 Member 7Andree_Borrel vcard United Kingdom
8 Apr 2008 - 10:58 PM

All wonderful, slight edge on 1, looks like a face, but the budding ones are beautiful

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2008 - 12:19 PM

Such delicate blossoms --covered in snow! well seen, Jennnn

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Nettles
Nettles e2 Member 7Nettles vcard England
9 Apr 2008 - 2:00 PM

These shots are so pretty, the blossom is just loveley.
Super angles and images. Excellent.
annette

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ginz04
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9 Apr 2008 - 4:23 PM

beautiful detail on these well done.

ian

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 9ChristineD vcard England
9 Apr 2008 - 9:02 PM

A beautiful trio, no1 is so pretty against the rich blue of the sky.

Christine

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Rock
Rock e2 Member 12Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2008 - 9:45 PM

Fine work.

Rock

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A Booth
A Booth e2 Member 12A Booth vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2008 - 6:16 PM

superb set - you must be the best ambassador for the A400 Canon have got.

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8247 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2008 - 11:28 PM

Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed

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fatmod
fatmod e2 Member 8fatmod vcard England
11 Apr 2008 - 1:23 PM

cracking capture,great colour and detail

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brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Apr 2008 - 12:00 AM

Blue sky? blossoms? spring? Where did you find all these?
Lovely images, the blue sky makes a perfect bg for the white flowers.
Johanna

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redstag
redstag e2 Member 9100 forum postsredstag vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
12 Apr 2008 - 11:14 AM

Very fragile looking, gorgeous.
Jon

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piccy
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12 Apr 2008 - 1:28 PM

Paticularly like the firest. Is spring really here?
Freda

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samsalt1
samsalt1  734 forum posts4 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2008 - 2:35 AM

Very well done, the blue sky really sets this off and the upwards upwards angle of capture is a bit different and very successful too.

Nice one !

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KKmoments
KKmoments e2 Member 8KKmoments vcard United Kingdom
16 Apr 2008 - 8:58 AM

Superb image.... this could make a greetings card... lovely whites/nice sharp detail and looks really eyecatching against the blue b/g.... well done.
Karen Smile

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