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I find these flowers so very difficult to capture because of their unusual shape but I do feel the colours are so beautiful. I took this at the same time as my previous image in the same conditions. This is one of several attempts with the flower in different positions.

Camera:Fujifilm FinePix S6500fd
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Purple Iris
Username:sandrish sandrish
Uploaded:23 Oct 2007 - 7:20 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Digitally manipulated, Flower, Flowers & plants, Green, Iris, Purple
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graceland
graceland  102378 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2007 - 7:23 PM

Now this is just


outstanding !!!

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graeme34
graeme34  7 United Kingdom
23 Oct 2007 - 7:26 PM

Beautiful composition and close up, colours are superb

Graeme

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2007 - 7:27 PM

Superb shot
Helen

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2007 - 7:27 PM

Stunning! Carol

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TripleDshake34
23 Oct 2007 - 7:29 PM

Top notch floral image. Very well done

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evelen
evelen  10 England
23 Oct 2007 - 7:48 PM

beautiful image.
eve.

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dianah
dianah  824474 forum posts United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2007 - 7:49 PM

Fabulous colour and detail with that wonderful background again. The colours are rich but the image is so delicate..excellent Sandra.
Di

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blondiebee
23 Oct 2007 - 7:49 PM

Absolutely amazing colour & clarity. Ness

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GalleryGirl
23 Oct 2007 - 7:51 PM

Wow! This looks beautiful. Well captured and framed.
Marilyn x

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JYBluesman
23 Oct 2007 - 7:53 PM

Beautiful shape and colour, wonderful image. Jeff

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Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith e2 Member 7212 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2007 - 8:00 PM

Stunning and beautifully presented

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janty66
janty66  7 England
23 Oct 2007 - 8:14 PM

beautiful image..

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JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
23 Oct 2007 - 8:21 PM

Very effective shot to show th ebeauty of the iris. Great image. JNC

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samsalt1
samsalt1  734 forum posts4 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2007 - 8:38 PM

One of my favourite flowers, very well photographed and presented.

Sam

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derekv
derekv  7 England
23 Oct 2007 - 8:50 PM

Excellent shot, superb detail and presentation.
Derek

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proz
proz  10205 forum posts United States
23 Oct 2007 - 8:53 PM

lovely image, such great detail and color!

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AnneWorner
AnneWorner e2 Member 7618 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States43 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2007 - 9:02 PM

This turned out really well. It's beautifully "posed".
Yes, they are difficult to photograph well - you did it though!
Anne

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
23 Oct 2007 - 9:46 PM

Superb,
Fred.

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rmr
rmr  7 Wales
23 Oct 2007 - 10:29 PM

lovely colour and excellent presentation
mark

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Possum
Possum  8148 forum posts England
23 Oct 2007 - 10:55 PM

One of the finest iris shots I've seen; love what you've done with the graduated b/ground.
Allie

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sparklep
sparklep  7146 forum posts1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2007 - 11:06 PM

This is a beautiful iris photo and the way you have framed it is really lovely.

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AngelaR
AngelaR  10155 forum posts United Kingdom
24 Oct 2007 - 8:07 AM

Another lovely comp Sandra - well done.

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bayleaf
bayleaf  7 United Kingdom
25 Oct 2007 - 4:28 PM

Superb Sandra.

Beautiful.

John.

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pamelajean Critique Team 8831 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1638 Constructive Critique Points
25 Oct 2007 - 6:28 PM

Well, you certainly pulled this off, it's delightful, and so nicely presented too.

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crimp
crimp  7 England
25 Oct 2007 - 8:59 PM

Stunning image, Great colour and detail.
kelly

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Hop-A-Long
28 Oct 2007 - 5:31 PM

Another absolute stunner.
Andy

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Glostopcat e2 Member 8247 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2007 - 7:44 PM

A top quality image, everything about this one is first class, very well done

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