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Too cold for critters, but I did find a couple of wild flowers enjoying some sunshine yesterday, and casting some stamen shadows Smile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:shadow Saturday
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:2 Feb 2013 - 6:04 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, Flash / lighting, Flower, Flowers & plants, General, Lighting, Macro
Votes:76
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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
2 Feb 2013 - 6:23 AM

These are three excellent shadowy images Carol !! I like the unusual one in V3 best though but the others are equally stunning Smile Have a great day !!GrinGrin

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marktc
marktc Plus Member 460 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 6:57 AM

Three glorious shots Carol. Very nice indeed!

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leontari
leontari Plus Member 2leontari vcard Greece
2 Feb 2013 - 7:13 AM

Three excellent shots Carol. I like all them and especially, the spots of pollen on the leaves in V1SmileSmile
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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 7:47 AM

a trio of wonderful captures carol brilliant light and detail v2 for me today a stunner top shot Wink
andy

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GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis Plus Member 2GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 7:49 AM

As always, excellent photographs! The volume of light is balanced well in all 3 images and of course all of them are very sharp! SmileSmileSmile
George

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NaturesHaven
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2 Feb 2013 - 8:00 AM

Love V1 & V2...........great light........nice set...........GrinGrinGrinGrin

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Philip_H
Philip_H  3 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 - 8:26 AM

Just lovely!

P.

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8692 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1197 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 8:31 AM

Joyful!
Moira

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 8:50 AM

Beautiful

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51313 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England143 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 9:00 AM

Bright and crisp, Carol. v1 wins, lovely composition.

Dave

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5148 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 9:00 AM

Indeed, quite beautiful, Carol: such fresh clean wee flowers enjoying the sun.
Ronnie.

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 44026 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom111 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 9:01 AM

"Carol may I be so forward as to say that the quality your imagery and attention for detail is growing everyday"

Regards Nathan

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richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6307 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 9:13 AM

Lovely and sharp Great detail - Very nice image!

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Badgerfred
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2 Feb 2013 - 9:29 AM

Beautiful close up captures Carol, V1 my favourite,
Fred.

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fentiger
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2 Feb 2013 - 9:38 AM

Simply beautiful images Carol.

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Chinga
Chinga Plus Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 - 9:49 AM

Beautifully done Carol, I like each image for the quality and close up! Grin
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ChiliMan
ChiliMan Plus Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 10:44 AM

Three lovely images, Carol, but WOW to Vs 1 and 2!

V1 is an awesome shot of the flower itself but I simply love the shadow in V2 Smile The flower itself in V2 has turned out beautifully too!

Andrew

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EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 10:45 AM

What beauties! Love the details, light and texture in these. I'm going for V1 with that scattering of pollen as well as the shadow but it's a close run thing!

Ann

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achieverswales
2 Feb 2013 - 10:56 AM

Very subtle shadows Carol all excellent but V2 rocks my boat.

Regards

Trev.

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Hop-A-Long
2 Feb 2013 - 11:02 AM

These are great images, full of detail with nice lighting.

Andy

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fificat100
2 Feb 2013 - 11:14 AM

Three beauties. V1 has it for me, Carol SmileSmileSmile

Lavina

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TonyDy
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2 Feb 2013 - 11:30 AM

Great shots, Carol.
Tony

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Meheecho
Meheecho  2275 forum posts United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 - 12:05 PM

Superb-- V 1and 3 for me
Steve

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PattiW
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2 Feb 2013 - 12:43 PM

Where's the beastie? JUst kidding Carol. This is so lovely. I love the shimmer to the flower. God bless, Patti

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 1:26 PM

Dainty and delicate are the two words that come to mind Carol SmileSmile
Helen

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 1:52 PM

Three fanatstic and great images,Carol,V1 is my favorite,
saeid

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Lillian
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2 Feb 2013 - 2:03 PM

Three great shots Carol
and so perfectly detailed
love V2..my winner today
Lillian

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Irishkate
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2 Feb 2013 - 2:07 PM

Three beautiful images Carol with V1 taking the prize today.
The yellow stamen and pollen are so rich.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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digital_boi
2 Feb 2013 - 2:56 PM

V1 is todays winer here Carol fine capture lovely detail and shadow

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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LynneJoyce
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2 Feb 2013 - 3:21 PM

I love all three. How lucky you are to have flowers in February.

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jaktis
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2 Feb 2013 - 3:23 PM

So beautiful

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ann_g
ann_g  11 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 - 3:45 PM

wonderful detail Smile

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prabhusinha
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2 Feb 2013 - 3:57 PM

A beautiful set.

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Silverzone
2 Feb 2013 - 4:03 PM

Lovely trio, view 2 for me today. Sylvia

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2 Feb 2013 - 4:16 PM

Afternoon Carol,
Has to be V3 for that stunning blue colourSmile

Only about + 3C here, but the chill factor is awfulWink

Pleased you liked the poemWink

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2 Feb 2013 - 4:27 PM

A very beautiful set, Carol, even if the shadows weren't there! Wink
Trev Smile

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2 Feb 2013 - 4:30 PM

3 lovely shadow shots Carol, love V3.
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AnnChown
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2 Feb 2013 - 4:49 PM

They're beautiful and well captured showing the shadowy stamens - v1 is my favourite! Smile
Ann

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A wonderful trio of beauties Carol Smile

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evelen  10 England
2 Feb 2013 - 6:27 PM

great set of flower shots Carol.
eve.Smile

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
3 Feb 2013 - 9:53 AM

Excellent shots Carol, really like these three bet you make up for the lack of bugs lol. very nice detail and light good colours, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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suemason  9 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2013 - 1:45 PM

Fab shots again Carol, I prefer V1 and V2

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JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 5:28 AM

For sheer excellence, beauty and presentation I found it difficult to make a choice Carol, but finally settled on V1!
Rgds., Jim

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4 Feb 2013 - 6:29 PM

Three stunning images to herald spring Carol, a few of the very early crocuses have emerged over here now and there are a good number of snowdrops out in bloom too

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7 Feb 2013 - 6:59 PM

Three fabulous images, Carol!

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