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Three clivia photos for my epz friends tp ease you into the new week. They are full in bloom here presently.
Re yesterday's first image - Qaphela is the Zulu word for beware or Take note.Smile
Thanx for all who kindly voted and commented on the images - much appreciated.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Lens:4.3 - 215.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24.0 - 1200.8 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:11 Sep 2013 - 11:14 AM
Focal Length:61.8mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.6
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/100sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Clivia
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:16 Sep 2013 - 3:42 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants, Orange Clivia, Red Clivia, Yellow Clivia
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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 3:46 AM

These flowers are lovely and bright. Very cheerful to start the new week......Sandy

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WesternRed
WesternRed e2 Member 3WesternRed vcard Australia
16 Sep 2013 - 3:57 AM

A lovely trio and I think V3 just get's passed the post first. Well done Herman.
WesternRed.

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handlerstudio
handlerstudio e2 Member 2handlerstudio vcard United States7 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 4:13 AM

I think that V2 is totally exquisite, Herman.m Thanks for the language lesson.


Peter

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S_Psharma
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16 Sep 2013 - 4:21 AM

Very beautiful set of images v2 is my vote.

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fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 4:56 AM

A trio of beautiful flower shots to start off our new week. Thank you for showing us these. Herman. Wish I had three votes! SmileSmileSmile

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Lynniesefforts
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16 Sep 2013 - 4:56 AM

Beautiful aren't they Herman...Lovely images GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin

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anglingandyq
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16 Sep 2013 - 5:37 AM

A beautiful set of well taken images HermanSmileSmileSmile

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 5:49 AM

Three beautiful captures, Herman, but V.2 stands out for me. Carol

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Diggeo
Diggeo e2 Member 1Diggeo vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 5:52 AM

Nice images, Herman. Your close-up shots are getting better and better. Well done!!

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abeeror2
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16 Sep 2013 - 6:26 AM

All beautiful, v2 for me!

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2204 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 6:28 AM

Morning Herman from a misty cape Town....
Our clivia's are also in full bloom, they are so pretty, we also had them flowering at the Game lodge. You have presented us with three wonderful clivia images. Great captures

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6108 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 6:39 AM

Beautiful flowers Herman and beautifully captured.

Andy

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Caziwinkles
16 Sep 2013 - 6:45 AM

I love these clivias. I had one as an indoor pot plant for quite a few years. Quite tall and elegant. Smile

Carol

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 7:01 AM

Gorgeous vibrant colour.

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HarrietH
HarrietH e2 Member 4271 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
16 Sep 2013 - 7:05 AM

Poisonous then Herman? Beware, especially if you didn't know the local language. Grin Beautiful flower.

Harriet

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 6nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 7:12 AM

Three beauties, Herman. Each is excellent shot, and they are really wonderful and so cheerful.

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2214 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 7:16 AM

This is a Brilliant set of some gorgeous flowers HermanSmile
NettaSmile

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 7:29 AM

Excellent set of images Herman, lovely flowers v1 is my favoriteSmile

Cliff

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barbarahirst
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16 Sep 2013 - 7:41 AM

Such a pretty bloom
Love all three

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Badgerfred
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16 Sep 2013 - 7:46 AM

Beautiful images Herman, V2 my favourite,
Fred.

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achieverswales
achieverswales e2 Member 4achieverswales vcard Wales101 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 7:50 AM

Wonderful well exposed and composed captures Herman.

Regards

Trev.

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chrissie3
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16 Sep 2013 - 8:11 AM

Beautiful pictures, Herman. I love the colour in v3.

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canonfan
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16 Sep 2013 - 8:26 AM

Three wonderful images Herman. Each worthy of an upload on their own. Well composed and captured
Jim

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Ayoob
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16 Sep 2013 - 8:27 AM

Lovely set of images , Herman - like them all ....GrinGrinGrin

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kuvailija
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16 Sep 2013 - 8:34 AM

These images and flowers are Lovely with big L ,Herman !GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Sunset-Jukka.

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HuddersfieldHil
HuddersfieldHil e2 Member 1HuddersfieldHil vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 8:42 AM

Wonderful set Herman I particularly love the composition and colours in v1 beautifulSmileSmile

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Sheddy
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16 Sep 2013 - 8:54 AM

Nice set,v1 has it for me,then Very good.Herman.

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 8:54 AM

You should have led with No. 2 Herman which IMO is the best of the three.

Albert

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Nigeve1
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16 Sep 2013 - 9:09 AM

V2 the winner for me.
Nigel

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
16 Sep 2013 - 9:11 AM

Lovely set Herman, rather like the colour and light of v3.

John

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ddolfelin
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16 Sep 2013 - 9:33 AM

Well done, Herman - good shot.

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morpheus1955
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16 Sep 2013 - 10:06 AM

Lovely set of images Herman, fabulous colours and excellent detail

Hugh

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Ted447
Ted447 e2 Member 181 forum postsTed447 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 10:19 AM

Lovely image Herman. Ted.GrinGrin

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leontari
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16 Sep 2013 - 10:34 AM

Three excellent images Herman. I love the light and the colour of V1
Effrossini

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digital_boi
16 Sep 2013 - 10:34 AM

a great set of colour to start the week all good Herman

Graham

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EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
16 Sep 2013 - 10:44 AM

Love all three Smile

Eileen

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41122 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England137 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 11:24 AM

Bright and vibrant, Herman, Difficult to choose a lead image.

Dave

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 761 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 11:39 AM

V2 for me today. Well composed and lit

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Danny1970
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16 Sep 2013 - 11:57 AM

V2 for me Herman.....lovely set and wonderful coloursSmile

Danny

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AlexAppleby
AlexAppleby e2 Member 1AlexAppleby vcard United Kingdom
16 Sep 2013 - 12:07 PM

V2 for me - very nice shot.

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43684 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 12:19 PM

A beautiful trio of beautiful flowers Herman...

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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Craggwildlife
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16 Sep 2013 - 12:30 PM

V2 for me Herman nice trio...

Regards
David

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16 Sep 2013 - 12:41 PM

all excellent no2 my personell fav

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mikbee
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16 Sep 2013 - 12:52 PM

Well lit and coloured shots Herman.
Good ones.
Mick.

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16 Sep 2013 - 2:53 PM

a nicely worked trio.


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GeorgePlatis
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16 Sep 2013 - 3:45 PM

Beautiful captures!
George

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Holmewood
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16 Sep 2013 - 3:59 PM

My dad used to grow these Herman. Lovely plants. A step back in time for me. Thank you. Cathy

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2537 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 4:03 PM

Great floral images V3 being my favourite,I just love the colour, it has helped to brighten up this miserable day SmileSmile

Ali

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Mike_Smith
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16 Sep 2013 - 4:53 PM

Outstanding set Herman, especially the stunning colour in V1

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sparrowhawk
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16 Sep 2013 - 4:54 PM

absolutely gorgeous set

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JuBarney
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16 Sep 2013 - 4:55 PM

Splendid shots; love the cream one.
I grow them INside and no doubt these were OUTside!
Ju

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xwang
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16 Sep 2013 - 5:04 PM

Oh.. how beautiful..love the colours.. wonderfully taken. Summer's coming.. Smile

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16 Sep 2013 - 5:09 PM

Beautifully taken set.

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danbrann
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16 Sep 2013 - 5:26 PM

Three beauties Herman.

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2013 - 5:32 PM

Very nicely captured.

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myrab
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16 Sep 2013 - 5:38 PM

You show us some beautiful flowers Herman, the colours are fantastic.

Myra

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capto
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16 Sep 2013 - 6:03 PM

The more subtle colours of v3 are beautiful.Smile

ivor

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Philip_H
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16 Sep 2013 - 7:17 PM

V2 stands out for me, Herman.

P.

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16 Sep 2013 - 7:54 PM

You have such lovely flowers Herman - great set
Jason

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16 Sep 2013 - 10:12 PM

This is a most beautiful flower collection!

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Joline
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16 Sep 2013 - 10:27 PM

Such an impressive flower, grown here as a pampered house plant! V2 is gorgeous.

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richmowil
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16 Sep 2013 - 10:28 PM

Three extremely colourful images Herman!! All equally as good as each other!!

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ChiliMan
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17 Sep 2013 - 9:00 AM

Lovely shots, Herman, especially V2!

Andrew

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Mavis
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17 Sep 2013 - 4:21 PM

What glorious colour Herman . Love all 3 but this one shines out . We mostly see it at Kew or Wisley . Needs a big conservatory to grow it well over here in Wet Enniskillen SmileSmile xx

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Potra
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18 Sep 2013 - 4:55 AM

Wonderful shots of these awesome flowers. I think we have them here as well...Not sure, now I will be on the look!Wink
M

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