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I 'discovered' this one in fence near our home recently and just had to take a photo of it Smile I really do appreciate everyone's comments and votes on yesterdays upload - especially to Jeff[cats 123], John [ lonely_oryx] and Jukka [ Kuvailija] for their mods - I love it Smile
May your day be filled with love and peace 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:22 Apr 2013 - 4:05 PM
Focal Length:46.5mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.0
Aperture:f/5.0
Shutter Speed:1/250sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Yellow Double Hibiscus
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:25 Apr 2013 - 4:14 AM
Tags:Flowers & plants, Yellow double Hibiscus
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Votes:94
Voters:S_Psharma · handlerstudio · HarrietH · kuvailija · Daisymaye · abeeror2 · WesternRed · kirkoid · CarolG · johnke · cats_123 · Andysnapper · dven · Caziwinkles · anglingandyq · netta1234 · Deep_Bhatia · mossy · SUE118 · barbarahirst · Badgerfred · prabhusinha · Derek_Fearn · Alan_Baseley · CaroleS · NDODS · RonnieAG · Eastlands · platzy · RobertTurley · IgorKo · rayme330 · andylea · stuart1963 · ugly · gary_d · Jocelia · marshfam19 · DicksPics · luckybry · lonely_oryx · ali63 · digital_boi · kathrynlouise · Chinga · WhiteRose1 · User_Removed · achieverswales · boov · longhoss · Rende · Mrsbass · chrissie3 · Joline · morpheus1955 · PhillipMinnis · mex · Fefe · Nikonuser1 · sparrowhawk · xwang · BIGRY1 · annettep38 · tonyng · JuBarney · jovanovic · nonur · phonocar · Philip_H · derekp · 1881 · mugshotmyk · ColleenA · footloose · myrab · Gypsyman · Jenny-D · jaktis · mauriceegan · marktc · tamarisk · mooreish · GeorgePlatis · taggart · capto · Humblebee · Bzox · Ayoob · ChiliMan · 213hardy · gallero · User_Removed · janlea · graceland ·
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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 4:31 AM

An other beautiful Hibiscus image.

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handlerstudio
handlerstudio Plus Member 3handlerstudio vcard United States7 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 4:48 AM

What a wonderful, and slightly tidy hibiscus photo, Herman!

Peter

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 5:08 AM

I had a hibiscus for several years just like this one. Then it died. The doubles are lovely as we can see by your photo Herman......Sandy

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WesternRed Plus Member 3WesternRed vcard Australia
25 Apr 2013 - 5:13 AM

Nice to see these wonderful flowers.
Well done Herman. WesternRed.

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kuvailija
kuvailija Plus Member 3kuvailija vcard Finland
25 Apr 2013 - 5:25 AM

Your YHD was a wonderfully natural image ,Herman, and was very fine as such,but because you asked a mod, and I find it great fun,so there it is. I hope you like it!SmileSmileSmile The very best regards from Spring-Finland!GrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 6:08 AM

I love the double hibiscus, Herman, and this one is no exception, what a beauty. Carol

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cats_123
cats_123 Plus Member 114309 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 6:37 AM

coveting other people's Hibisci now? GrinGrinGrin

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Andysnapper Plus Member 6109 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England25 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 6:38 AM

Nicely done Herman another beauty.

Andy

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anglingandyq
anglingandyq Plus Member 2anglingandyq vcard England
25 Apr 2013 - 6:59 AM

Perfect light Herman another stunning flower

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Caziwinkles
25 Apr 2013 - 7:00 AM

This double hib is a beauty Herman - lovely colour too. Smile

Carol

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netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 3236 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 7:01 AM

Another beautiful yellow flower to cheer me up on a verry wet and misty morning here,just like yesterday Sad
NettaSmile

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Deep_Bhatia
25 Apr 2013 - 7:04 AM

I like the texture and shapes of the flower.

Deep

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mossy
mossy  246 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 7:08 AM

Cant help but feel brighter with a vibrant flower like this.

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SUE118
SUE118 Plus Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 7:20 AM

A beautiful capture Herman.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 7:32 AM

What a wonderful discovery.....
Don't find that sort of bloom in south leeds.....

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 8Badgerfred vcard Wales
25 Apr 2013 - 7:36 AM

A beauty Herman, excellent detail,
Fred.

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha Plus Member 7prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 7:39 AM

A holy yellow.The colour we prefer in our Puja(worshipping god) offering.

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43924 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 7:50 AM

You do have the knack of capturing beautiful flowers so very well Herman, another stunner...

Nathan

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5148 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 7:55 AM

You do have wonderful flowers down there, Herman, and you have an uncanny knack of capturing them so well, as this image shows: a beautiful bloom.
Ronnie.

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platzy
platzy  2 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2013 - 8:02 AM

Your flower images are always impressive Herman, superb quality.

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rayme330
rayme330 Plus Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 8:32 AM

A beautiful flower well photographed, Herman.

Ray

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 8:34 AM

brilliant detail herman wonderful tones and colour belting comp a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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gary_d
gary_d Plus Member 7576 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 8:47 AM

A full frame beauty. - gary

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Jocelia
Jocelia Plus Member 3Jocelia vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 8:58 AM

This is an unusual colour for us here in Oz.
Plenty on pink that you put on the other day.
Single yellow. This is a beauty……...Grin

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DicksPics
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25 Apr 2013 - 9:14 AM

A beautiful shot of this beautiful flower, Herman!

Richard

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ukgubbi
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25 Apr 2013 - 9:52 AM

natural color has come out very well. splendid. we consider yellow very auspicious.

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lonely_oryx
25 Apr 2013 - 10:40 AM

Good detail in the petals

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ali63
ali63 Plus Member 3658 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 10:42 AM

Superb detail, this is an excellent image in every way,

Ali SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

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digital_boi
25 Apr 2013 - 10:55 AM

another wee winner Herman great colour and petal detail is superb fine work

Graham

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Chinga
Chinga Plus Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
25 Apr 2013 - 11:12 AM

One more of your "beauties" Herman!
Look like the sun was shining.... Love the light.
IB

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51261 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 11:31 AM

You have some wonderful looking varieties of this plant in SA, Herman.

Dave

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User_Removed
25 Apr 2013 - 11:43 AM

Super capture Herman, that has brightened up this rainy day, thank you.
Regards, Alf.

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achieverswales
25 Apr 2013 - 11:45 AM

Sunning flower Herman, a day brightener for sure!

Regards

Trev.

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boov
boov  2 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2013 - 12:05 PM

Excellent

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longhoss Plus Member 5longhoss vcard United Kingdom
25 Apr 2013 - 12:12 PM

lovely frame filler Herman great colour
glyn

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Rende Plus Member 837 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 12:27 PM

Lovely detail in the petals Herman.
Rende

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 12:29 PM

Great image of summer Herman. Lovely

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chrissie3
chrissie3  7 England
25 Apr 2013 - 12:44 PM

Wonderful colours and detail.

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morpheus1955
25 Apr 2013 - 12:56 PM

Beautiful shot Herman, fabulous vibrant colour and excellent detail

Hugh

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Fefe Plus Member 3Fefe vcard United Kingdom31 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 1:35 PM

That is a lovely RICH Yellow!
Nice capture HermanGrin
Diane

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Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 2:08 PM

A rich yellow eye full of a super flower Herman, well spotted and capturedSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile


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25 Apr 2013 - 2:38 PM

beautiful

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xwang  531 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 2:44 PM

Beautiful flower.. nice colour and detail..

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25 Apr 2013 - 2:52 PM

Beautiful flower and an excellent imageGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

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25 Apr 2013 - 5:20 PM

Seen many a hibiscus. This is the first for me. Nice one Herman.

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25 Apr 2013 - 5:31 PM

A beautiful flower and capture
Ju

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25 Apr 2013 - 5:57 PM


Quote: You do have wonderful flowers down there, Herman, and you have an uncanny knack of capturing them so well, as this image shows: a beautiful bloom.
Ronnie.

I agree. Gorgeous colour.

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Philip_H
Philip_H  3 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2013 - 6:14 PM

Beautifully coloured bloom, Herman.

P.

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1881  3 India
25 Apr 2013 - 6:30 PM

CLASSIC ....................


SANJEEEV

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mugshotmyk
25 Apr 2013 - 6:47 PM

Beautifully portrayed and superbly defined.

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ColleenA Plus Member 2270 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 6:50 PM

A very pretty capture...Missed your image somehow this morning...must be the heat, very humid in CT today and melting this evening.....GrinGrinGrin

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footloose  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 7:08 PM

Great standard again Herman!! well done.
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25 Apr 2013 - 8:06 PM

So great to see all varieties you show us

Peter

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mauriceegan
25 Apr 2013 - 8:26 PM

Beautiful image Herman, fabulous colour
Maurice

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25 Apr 2013 - 9:04 PM

Beautiful !
George

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taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2013 - 9:47 PM

Brilliant details,

Thanks for your much appreciated UA!

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Humblebee
Humblebee  2 England
25 Apr 2013 - 10:43 PM

A cracking shot,Herman, and they are so beautiful. I really love the colour - we use to have a double red when we lived in Australia, only wish I had thought to bring some seeds home with me, I am sure it would have grown well in the greenhouse ... Carol Grin

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gallero
gallero  3 Venezuela
27 Apr 2013 - 1:37 AM

Excelente detalles..

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janlea Plus Member 3janlea vcard United Kingdom
30 Apr 2013 - 6:45 PM

A really beautiful flower Herman, stunning colour Smile
Jan

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