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Our first Strawberry of the season - already consumed with great enthusiasm and delight Smile
A HUGE thank you to all who commented and voted on my Day Lily yesterday - and of course a special thanx to Carol, Jan, Ronnie, Kathryn, Patti, Richard and Mike for giving it their treasured User's Award - muchly appreciated Grin Grin

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:17 Oct 2013 - 10:46 AM
Focal Length:204.3mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.5
Aperture:f/6.5
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:125
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:First Strawberry
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:22 Oct 2013 - 3:51 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants, Strawberry
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fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 4:17 AM

Yummy!Grin - Gobbled up, but not before you got a lovely shot of it, Herman. Great detail and scrumptious colour Smile

Lavina

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handlerstudio
handlerstudio e2 Member 2handlerstudio vcard United States7 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 4:20 AM

What a beautiful strawberry.....it does look good enough to eat. Trade some homegrown strawberries for habanero hot sauce, Herman?

Peter

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ColleenA
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22 Oct 2013 - 4:43 AM

Morning Herman, need to get ready to fly back to CT...hope the weather is good...
A beautiful strawberry, nicely captured...I must be one of the few people who do not like strawberries to eatGrinGrin

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Ray12
Ray12 e2 Member 194 forum postsRay12 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 4:46 AM

WOW strawberries & cream great image, am I right in saying that by definition a strawberry is a vegetable because it has its seeds on the outside??

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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 4:48 AM

A very beautiful and sharp image well composed and captured.

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prabhusinha
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22 Oct 2013 - 5:42 AM

Too good

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Diggeo
Diggeo e2 Member 1Diggeo vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 5:48 AM

Looks delicious! Nice image Herman!

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 6:07 AM

Just think Herman we've got months to go before our's will be ready. Enjoy.GrinGrin Peter.

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kathrynlouise
22 Oct 2013 - 6:08 AM

Yummy, I love strawberries Herman. Fabulous image. Pin sharp and beautiful Grin

Kathryn

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
22 Oct 2013 - 6:09 AM

What a beauty! Grin
Excellent photo quality on show!
PS: Doesn't the green look good on red!!!
IB

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8146 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 6:15 AM

I bet that tasted delicious, Herman Smile Great capture. Carol

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6106 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 6:43 AM

Super shot Herman, what a beauty.

Andy

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Caziwinkles
22 Oct 2013 - 6:57 AM

That looks sweet and juicy! The colour is fab - stands out against the white flower and the green foliage. Great image Herman. Smile

Carol

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cats_123
cats_123 e2 Member 104247 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 7:10 AM

save me one please GrinGrinGrin


the white flower makes it look almost `strawberries and cream' GrinGrin

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Sreidser08
22 Oct 2013 - 7:16 AM

Mmm yummy! Great colours!

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 7:27 AM

Pass the creamSmile I hope you have lot's more now pass me the cream yum yum SmileSmileSmile

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 7:32 AM

MMMMM! strawberry's, great image HermanSmile


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jasonrwl
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22 Oct 2013 - 7:48 AM

Lush!

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 6268 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 7:58 AM

love these but alas i'm not allowed to eat them because of stomach ulcers ! beautiful shot

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barbarahirst
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22 Oct 2013 - 8:13 AM

The details are spectacular.....
You must have a steady hand

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capto
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22 Oct 2013 - 8:15 AM

Lovely detail. One is never enough.Smile

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rayme330
rayme330 e2 Member 2rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 8:45 AM

Don't rub it in Herman, we know you are enjoying your Summer down there. GrinGrinGrin
Great capture though!

Ray

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Craggwildlife
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22 Oct 2013 - 9:00 AM


Quote: Don't rub it in Herman, we know you are enjoying your Summer down there. GrinGrinGrin
Great capture though!

Ray

How lucky you are raining here ..!!!!!!!!! lovely capture

David

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anglingandyq
anglingandyq e2 Member 1anglingandyq vcard England
22 Oct 2013 - 9:08 AM

Making my mouth water Heeman a suoer image

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 9:44 AM

That looks so tasty..could reach out and takeGrin
a lovely sharp shot Herman
Lillian

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ValeryAst
ValeryAst  2 Russian Federation
22 Oct 2013 - 9:45 AM

A bit of whipped cream - that's what is missing hereWinkLol
Great macro, Herman!Smile
Regards Valery

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digital_boi
22 Oct 2013 - 11:08 AM

grrrrrrrr TongueSmile

Graham

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41113 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England137 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 11:10 AM

My favourite fruit. I have several beds of different varieties. Delicious Grin

Dave

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achieverswales
22 Oct 2013 - 11:29 AM

Stunning detail and something I have every morning as part of my breakfast Herman, but not as fresh as yours.

Regards

Trev.

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 11:31 AM

It's only when looking at the image that you realise what a great design fruit this is. Excellent shot Herman.
Joan.

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nonur
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22 Oct 2013 - 11:36 AM

Wonderful sharpness and clarity, super colors, Herman.

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LynneJoyce
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22 Oct 2013 - 11:44 AM

A beautiful model well posed and beautifully captured. Our gardener is turning our garden here in Spain into a strawberry farm. I think we provide pleasure and nourishment for his entire crew which is fine as they always put enough for our needs in the freezer.

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Joline
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22 Oct 2013 - 12:55 PM

Luscious.

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gary_d
gary_d  7575 forum posts Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 12:56 PM

My mouth is watering, I bet it tasted as good as it looks. - gary

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Fefe
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22 Oct 2013 - 1:28 PM

Mmmmmmm..... NiceGrinGrin
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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
22 Oct 2013 - 1:44 PM

Bring on the cream! great one Herman.
Brian

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22 Oct 2013 - 2:24 PM

Will be a very delicious one...Grin

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mikbee
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22 Oct 2013 - 2:33 PM

It does look juicy Herman !!
Good colours.
Good shot.
Mick.

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taggart
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22 Oct 2013 - 2:49 PM

yummmmm!!!!!

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22 Oct 2013 - 2:57 PM

Another cracking, but this time tasteful, capture Herman!
George

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22 Oct 2013 - 3:14 PM

It looks rich and tasty. Nice shot

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22 Oct 2013 - 3:54 PM


Quote: Morning Herman, need to get ready to fly back to CT...hope the weather is good...
A beautiful strawberry, nicely captured...I must be one of the few people who do not like strawberries to eatGrinGrin

---- Here is another one , Colleen, they make me sick . - But looks beautiful. In finland they look different,more round. But never mind, a very beautiful and sharp image , Herman ! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin ---- Jukka.

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22 Oct 2013 - 4:11 PM

a great capture very sharp and clear.


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chrissie3
chrissie3  6 England
22 Oct 2013 - 4:14 PM

You're just trying to make us envious!! But it's a great picture.

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JuBarney
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22 Oct 2013 - 4:53 PM

A beautiful close up - just wish it was a raspberry!
Ju

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22 Oct 2013 - 5:19 PM

Tasteful

Peter

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Jenny-D
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22 Oct 2013 - 5:41 PM

A very lovely image Herman, but like Colleen, I don't like strawberries.

Jenny Smile

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22 Oct 2013 - 6:23 PM

Looks delicious Herman, good shot.

Myra

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EileenH  1 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2013 - 6:30 PM

Lovely image, looks very tastySmile

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PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2013 - 7:24 PM

superbly sharp and great detail. exposure is spot on. paul

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 2Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
22 Oct 2013 - 10:05 PM

Beautiful shot Herman. Looks so yummy. Have you ever tried them with pepper. Seriously as well -brings out the sweetness of the strawberry. Cathy

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22 Oct 2013 - 10:30 PM

You have amazing detail on that strawberry, Herman, and you're making all of our mouths water.

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23 Oct 2013 - 1:44 AM

Un detalle excelente parece que salio del congelador..

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ChiliMan
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23 Oct 2013 - 9:34 AM

WOW...ok...one of the nicest shots of a strawberry I've seen, Herman. And so cool that you can grow it over there Smile

Andrew

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23 Oct 2013 - 3:07 PM

The best Strawberry I have seen in a long time, even the ones in our supermarkets are looking a little on the moshy side nowSadWinkGrin
Ryan

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23 Oct 2013 - 4:08 PM

A very fine macro shot of this jucilicious (my own wordWink) fruit".........if it tasted half as good as it photographs...........quite mouth wateringly good shot, Herman.
R.

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24 Oct 2013 - 2:15 PM

M-m-m- look smuch to good to eat - a beauty!
KateGrinGrinGrin

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24 Oct 2013 - 4:16 PM

Your recent best Herman. Great details.

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netta1234
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25 Oct 2013 - 7:31 PM

A lovely detailed imageSmile
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Potra
Potra e2 Member 1Potra vcard Venezuela
27 Oct 2013 - 3:42 AM

What a shiny (guess is delicious) strawberry! Of course looks huge, but I wouldn't want it so large because I like eating them in a single bite...BlushBlush Just pop them in my mouth!
Lovely shot Herman!
M

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16 Nov 2013 - 1:47 PM

Mouth-watering! Love it

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