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Sometimes you just have to play SmileSmile
Thanks for clicks and comments on yesterday's Thrift upload.
Yet another wet day, but also my retirement party day SmileSmile
Enjoy your Saturday - I certainly intend to SmileSmile
Thanks for looking
Helen

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 450D
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:28 May 2012 - 8:33 PM
Focal Length:55mm
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/60sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:800
Exposure Mode:Action (High speed)
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Thrift 2
Username:helenlinda helenlinda
Uploaded:14 Jul 2012 - 7:31 AM
Tags:Digital art, Flowers & plants
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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8481 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1070 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 7:35 AM

Much prettier and daintier than mine this morning!
Moira

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 7:37 AM

Yes, but this has no rust Sad

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8141 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 7:40 AM

This is so very beautiful, Helen Smile Carol

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 7:42 AM

Many thanks Carol Smile
And a really huge thank you for your User Award Carol SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 7:46 AM

So delicate and I love the use of the textures and the grey is wonderful. Have a great day and enjoy it to the full!
Ann

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 7:48 AM

Thanks Ann SmileSmileSmile

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 7:53 AM

Seems as if you will have more time to play ~ congrats on your retirement. This a quite beautiful manipulation and has added another dimension to what was a lovely image.

Albert

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Newdawei
Newdawei  3 China
14 Jul 2012 - 8:12 AM

You did a nice play!
Also please say hello to everyone of your Retirement party .
Chen

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41077 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 8:14 AM

.... and don't forget your retirement speech TongueGrinGrin. A beautiful dreamy image, Helen. Have a great day.

Dave

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Michaela_Solway

Lovely focal point with nice contrasting & delicate treatment

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 8:17 AM

Thanks Albert, Chen, Dave and Michaela SmileSmileSmileSmile

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Rogerex
Rogerex  829 forum posts Australia12 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 8:30 AM

Beautifully created. Congratulations on your retirement!
Roger

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 448 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 8:49 AM

A beautiful image Helen, love the dreamy feel about it. Have a great day, I do hope wherever you are it stays dry.

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moiral
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14 Jul 2012 - 9:20 AM

Beautifully worked image Helen. Love all the softness and muted colours. Moira

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43500 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom104 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 10:00 AM

A stunning piece of botanical photography, which for me ticks all the right boxes.

Regards Nathan

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digital_boi
14 Jul 2012 - 10:58 AM

good work Helen fine reworking of yesterdays capture.....good luck with the beginning Wink

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 11:06 AM

Thanks everyone SmileSmileSmile

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom74 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 12:05 PM

Very beautiful with all it's subtle tones and textures.
Love it.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 12:15 PM

a cracking play helen stunning work nice one Wink
andy

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 12:18 PM

Thanks Kate and Andy SmileSmile

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Joline
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14 Jul 2012 - 12:51 PM

Truly delightful.

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 436 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 12:56 PM

A dainty image, with dainty colour. Well worked Helen.
Carole

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 1:22 PM

A fine shot Helen,
and have plenty ''shots'' at your party too !!
Mick.

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Daisymaye
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14 Jul 2012 - 1:48 PM

Beautifully processed in your artistic way...............Sandy

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taggart
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14 Jul 2012 - 2:25 PM

A great play Helen! Enjoy!

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 3:10 PM

Many thanks everyone for your comments and in particular a huge thank you to Jenn for her User Award SmileSmileSmile

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4673 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom64 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 4:29 PM

Ooooooo....what a spectacular difference !!!.....impressive, & very beautiful !!!!

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 4:36 PM

Lovely pastel colours, Helen, and a fine bit of playing, excellent work Wink
Trev Smile

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 5:00 PM

Thanks Keith and Trev SmileSmile

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saltireblue Site Moderator 44080 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2012 - 7:28 PM

Wow, Helen. That's quite a transformation. Well done, this is brilliant.
Retired?...hmmm jealous...I have another 21/2 years to go before I have the chance to decide what to do with my days!

Malc

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15 Jul 2012 - 6:56 AM

This is stunning Helen...and I hope you had a ball yesterday Smile

Barry

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jul 2012 - 7:13 AM

Many thanks Malc and Barry - and yes, we did have a ball SmileSmile

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Rach1970
Rach1970  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jul 2012 - 9:12 AM

Lovely image Helen. Surprised to see that you're up and about so early! Smile It was a great night and so glad you enjoyed it x

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jul 2012 - 9:15 AM

A creative and lovely piece of work

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1082 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
15 Jul 2012 - 9:35 AM

A lovely softness

Peter

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15 Jul 2012 - 10:56 AM

Beautiful tones; lovely image Helen.
Rende

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ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
15 Jul 2012 - 5:48 PM

very beautiful and delicate, great result

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derekhansen e2 Member 6187 forum postsderekhansen vcard United Kingdom24 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jul 2012 - 6:44 PM

A really lovely creation Helen. Excellent work.
Derek

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15 Jul 2012 - 8:35 PM

Lovely presentation of this pretty flower Helen.
Brian.

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15 Jul 2012 - 8:42 PM

Thanks everyone SmileSmile

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16 Jul 2012 - 9:58 PM

Beautiful Helinda,happy retirement..Lin

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16 Jul 2012 - 10:29 PM

Thanks Lin and what a thrill to receive your User Award SmileSmileSmile

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