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These beauties were growing in a pot at Club Mykonos and begged me to take a photo of them, so I humbly obliged Smile
Once again I have to thank you for your kind comments and votes on my Gull yesterday - much appreciated Smile A special thanx to James [jamesmoorephotography ] for his treasured UA Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon Powershot SX20 IS
Lens:5.0 - 100.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 27.9 - 558.5 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:29 Mar 2013 - 2:46 PM
Focal Length:35.6mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.0
Aperture:f/5.0
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Simple Beauty
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:10 Apr 2013 - 4:19 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants, Simple beauty
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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 4:28 AM

A super flower study.

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handlerstudio
handlerstudio e2 Member 2handlerstudio vcard United States6 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 4:37 AM

So Herman, now moving into fall flowers........marigolds, I believe.

Good capture of them.

Peter

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gwynn56
gwynn56  273 forum posts England
10 Apr 2013 - 5:00 AM

nice capture Smile

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 5:35 AM

Nicely framed lovely marigolds, Herman.

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  1 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 6:05 AM

Beautiful and bright Herman - lovely composition.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7130 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 6:18 AM

Beauties, Herman, and well captured. They make a lovely show of colour right through the summer here. Carol

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
10 Apr 2013 - 6:22 AM

Lovely colours, any bugs? GrinGrinGrin I see something has been munching a leaf or two... IB

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6102 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 6:41 AM

A trio of loveliness, great shot Herman.

Andy

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cats_123
cats_123 e2 Member 104025 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 6:50 AM

One of my favourite summer flowers GrinGrin

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 2kuvailija vcard Finland
10 Apr 2013 - 7:13 AM

A fantastic trio , Herman! Strong colours. I have never seen before. Well captured.Grin P.S. Thanks of your comments Herman! I had lots of good luck,as to those swan photos. After a couple of days they were gone.Smile Best regards ! --- Jukka.

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2189 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 7:16 AM

This is a lovely image of some colourful Marigold's,and I can see that the slugs have seen them,these are verry popular with the slugs.
NettaSmile

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
10 Apr 2013 - 7:26 AM

Another beauty Herman,
Fred.

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 7:31 AM

Beautiful colours.

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 7:46 AM

love the comp herman brilliant colours and detail a belter nice one Wink
andy

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Caziwinkles
10 Apr 2013 - 7:55 AM

Beautiful bright and vibrant - super image Herman. Smile

In my garden they never last long as the slugs/snails munch on them!

Carol

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anglingandyq
10 Apr 2013 - 7:57 AM

Brillient light and colours lovely pic Herman Smile

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 8:02 AM

Nice composition great flower shot. paul

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 8:40 AM

bright and beautiful...
how could you not take the photo

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chrissie3
chrissie3  6 England
10 Apr 2013 - 8:41 AM

Quite simple yet quite beautiful. Mine are still tiny seeds!!

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platzy
platzy  1 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2013 - 8:41 AM

Beautiful bright feel good image Herman, well done mate.

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marshfam19
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10 Apr 2013 - 8:50 AM

They are beautiful, I am so pleased you obliged and took the picture, well captured.

Mary

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2367 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 8:50 AM

Morning Herman. Beautiful image Grin

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widtink
widtink  2406 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 9:00 AM

Yeah , definitely a feel good image (for us cold Northerners anyway) 3 little beauties Smile

Rod

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41056 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 9:04 AM

Beautiful colours, Herman. They're a favourite of the slugs and snails in my garden.

Dave

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richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5259 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 9:18 AM

Simple, colourful, detailed and beautiful!!

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ukgubbi
ukgubbi e2 Member 2ukgubbi vcard India
10 Apr 2013 - 9:43 AM

nice colours. Is it from your Garden?

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 9:55 AM

Beautiful marigolds, if you plant them next to tomatoes it will ward of the flies that attack the plant.

Ali

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Tish1
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10 Apr 2013 - 10:04 AM

Beauty like this meeds nothing more than to viewed.

Tish

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luckybry
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10 Apr 2013 - 10:06 AM

the title says it all

bryan

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 10:08 AM

A very colourfull image Herman of 3 marigolds, a super image well capturedSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile


Cliff

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digital_boi
10 Apr 2013 - 10:09 AM

lovely bright clean sharp and colourful capture Herman

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10 Apr 2013 - 11:08 AM

gorgeous

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CHRISB911
CHRISB911  854 forum posts1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 11:20 AM

superb colour and clarity
CornishChris

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10 Apr 2013 - 11:21 AM


Quote: This is a lovely image of some colourful Marigold's,and I can see that the slugs have seen them,these are verry popular with the slugs.
NettaSmile

I never risk having Marigolds.... Slugs can devour the whole plant in one nightTongueSad
Diane

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10 Apr 2013 - 11:26 AM

A wonderful bright capture, Herman, with superb colours.
Effrossini

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Paddy_photos
10 Apr 2013 - 11:50 AM

The flowers stand out very nice.

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43282 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom103 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 11:54 AM

"What is 'Afrikan' for beautiful Herman?"

Regards NathanGrin

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Deep_Bhatia
10 Apr 2013 - 12:01 PM

Threesome .... a beauty really. Nicely done.

Deep

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achieverswales
10 Apr 2013 - 12:01 PM

Colours blend so well Herman, beautiful capture showing nature in all its glory.


Regards

Trev.

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 12:52 PM

Marigolds, one of my favorite flowers

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janlea
janlea e2 Member 2janlea vcard United Kingdom
10 Apr 2013 - 12:54 PM

A beautiful shot Herman, lovely colour and detail Smile
Jan

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smithgj
smithgj  393 forum posts England
10 Apr 2013 - 1:40 PM

Beautiful flowers, perfectly composed with good colour and detail, well done!.

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brian17302 e2 Member 2brian17302 vcard United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 2:12 PM

Super vibrant photo Herman
Regards Brian

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Daisymaye
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10 Apr 2013 - 2:37 PM

Lovely and colourful with good detail.....Sandy

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maggietear
10 Apr 2013 - 3:58 PM

Three's always a good number, works well, adding to the riot of colour,Herman!
Thanks for my knid comment, it was good to read it.
Maggie

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Lillian
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10 Apr 2013 - 4:27 PM

Well that is so nice bright and beautiful
Lillian

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xwang
xwang  531 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 5:15 PM

Yes, simply beautiful... that's enough for everything, isn't it?

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
10 Apr 2013 - 5:20 PM

Beautiful and bright composition.

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GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 5:24 PM

Fabulous composition Herman !
George

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ColleenA e2 Member 2196 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 6:29 PM

Evening Herman, only getting to your image now....better late than never. Very pretty

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10 Apr 2013 - 7:58 PM

Lovely colour and a good exposure. - gary

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mauriceegan
10 Apr 2013 - 8:16 PM

Beautiful flowers Herman, wonderful colours
Maurice

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capto
capto e2 Member 21180 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 10:50 PM

Cheerful little flowers these, it'll be a while before they are seen here.Smile

ivor

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HELANA e2 Member 4HELANA vcard United Kingdom
10 Apr 2013 - 10:52 PM

Vibrant co,lours in that trio Herman, beautifuly presented, .
Elena

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Ayoob
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11 Apr 2013 - 12:49 AM

Beautiful colour and great capture also beautifully presented , Hermann.......GrinGrinGrin

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gallero
gallero e2 Member 3gallero vcard Venezuela
11 Apr 2013 - 3:27 AM

Usted fotografío de una manera perfecta la bellaza de esta planta. Aqui en mi país esa plata se llama RUDA.

Saluods.

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