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Hi everyone and finally we have somthing blooming in our front yard, croakuses!!Hope i spelled that right,lol! Took this today as soon as i got home from work as i felt with my luck they would go away by tomorrow! Played with frames and clone abit to give it a 3D feel.


stay well
tonymarq

Camera:Canon didital rebel
Lens:28 80mm set @ Macro
Recording media:transend 80x comp. flash.
Title:Croakus Pocus
Username:tonymarq tonymarq
Uploaded:3 Apr 2007 - 10:43 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Digitally manipulated, Flowers & plants
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jonlonbla
jonlonbla  8 England
3 Apr 2007 - 10:53 PM

Selective focus has really made this crocus stand out.
John

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11thearlofmar
3 Apr 2007 - 11:00 PM

Great title to match the picture.

Click
Alan

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_Helena_
_Helena_  7596 forum posts United States1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2007 - 11:11 PM

like what you've done with this, the flower really has punch Smile

cheers,
helena

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firzhugh
firzhugh  9 New Zealand
3 Apr 2007 - 11:12 PM

great tones, angle and presentation

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field
field  7 Wales
3 Apr 2007 - 11:19 PM

Like this treatment. Striking crocus colour and the background has an appeal of its own.

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uggyy
uggyy  82104 forum posts Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 1:08 AM

Love this one bro, nice to see you back in action more Smile

Tommy

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 1:14 AM

Love your title tony-- this is a wonderful Crocus Pocusmy fav, colors-- I like the striped crocii best! Very well done, Jennnnnnnn

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TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9187 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 1:33 AM

Very nice effect! The flower really pops off the page! Like what you did with the framing too.

Ty

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Mavis
Mavis e2 Member 12143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 2:56 AM

Wonderful focus on your Crocus LOL . I love this variety called Pickwick . Love how you have given it this out of frame experience . Love it . Have fun xxx

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skoffs
skoffs  8 United States
4 Apr 2007 - 3:07 AM

Good sharp detail in your crocus.

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glazzaro
glazzaro e2 Member 970 forum postsglazzaro vcard United States23 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 3:40 AM

Nice shot and good presentation! So what happened to your excursion to the park? Get any wildlife? Spot on! Click!!!

Greg

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banehawi
banehawi Critique Team 10826 forum postsbanehawi vcard Canada2832 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 4:24 AM

Unusual, - attractive image.

W

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Beardy
Beardy  979 forum posts United Kingdom
4 Apr 2007 - 7:10 AM

A very nice shot, well presented.

Paul

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vparmar
vparmar  9 United Kingdom
4 Apr 2007 - 7:53 AM

lovely shot and very well presented like the 3d effect and thankyou for your comment on my pic.

vinny

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Bluke
Bluke  9303 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 8:45 AM

love the presentation... Great tones..
Babs

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sputnki
sputnki  10 Canada
4 Apr 2007 - 12:21 PM

Heh, great presentation. I love the title too.

Doug

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thorn
thorn  10124 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 12:32 PM

Hi Tony,
Great title,awesome presentation.Perfect combination of your camera work and a beautiful flower.Class work.
Hi to all across the puddle.
Hugs,AnnSmileSmileSmile

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 1:05 PM

Great presentation Petal really standout

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bliba
bliba  8 Austria2 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2007 - 3:33 PM

love the treatment.

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tull
tull  11181 forum posts United Kingdom
4 Apr 2007 - 3:37 PM

Really pops out Tony great colours and dof.
Wishing you all a wonderful easter my friend with love from us all.

Mark.

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Norma e2 Member 8Norma vcard United Kingdom
4 Apr 2007 - 5:48 PM

Lovely colours and presentation Tony

Norma

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shaggydoo
shaggydoo  9
5 Apr 2007 - 12:05 AM

A super spring image,Tony!Smile
Andrew

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CollY
CollY  8
5 Apr 2007 - 6:07 AM

Striking shot Tony, great depth of colour and the presentation is great.....great detail too.

Colleen

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gajewski
gajewski e2 Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Apr 2007 - 6:17 PM

Tony, you have returned with a vengeance. This is a fantastic shot, very 3D. Nicely shot, fantastic PS frame. -=Walter

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arnieg
arnieg  10682 forum posts England
5 Apr 2007 - 6:54 PM

great shot tony like the way it jumping out of the frame
arnie

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
5 Apr 2007 - 8:29 PM

A lovely colourful way to try and poke my eye out Tony.Thats really popping.

ATB
Brian.

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KBan
KBan  9457 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
5 Apr 2007 - 9:43 PM

hi Tony glad to see you uploading again, back with a bang buddy
keith

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thearmsofvenusdemilo

Looks like a 3d image. Nice work

Colin

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
6 Apr 2007 - 9:29 AM

Beautiful close up photography Tony.
Tom.

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Chant57
Chant57 e2 Member 8371 forum postsChant57 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Apr 2007 - 12:20 PM

Beautiful detail and colour, excellent dof, really jumps out at you!
C

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tepot
tepot  104416 forum posts United Kingdom
6 Apr 2007 - 1:16 PM

cetainly has that 3D feel Tony, the flower 'pops' right out of the picture, gorgeous colour combo and i like the presentation.

and no you didn't spell 'crocus' right.....lol

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User_Removed
6 Apr 2007 - 3:23 PM

hits ya in the eye!...nicely worked Tony!

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Phoebecat  8 Italy
6 Apr 2007 - 3:38 PM

Well-deserved RC - super shot

Matt

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ginz04
ginz04  10276 forum posts United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
6 Apr 2007 - 4:46 PM

happy 50 tony

excellent shot - excellent detail and very well presented.

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Pegon
Pegon  978 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Apr 2007 - 9:19 PM

A cracking image Tony,excellent work, I like the way it jumps out from the border, 3D.
Pete.

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mystery1962
6 Apr 2007 - 10:25 PM

LOVE THE WAY THE PUPLE LINES RUN DOWN IT NICE *HOW are you

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jan 1
jan 1  10 Netherlands
10 Apr 2007 - 9:11 AM

Hi Tony.
Beautiful Early Spring flower in your garden, Good and sharp picture, well presented too.
Jan

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Ceciliat
Ceciliat  9 Philippines
15 Apr 2007 - 10:13 PM

Beautifully composed. with great colours.
Well taken.
Cesie

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megamuff8
megamuff8  992 forum posts United States
20 Apr 2007 - 2:38 PM

Beautiful macro, Tony.....Luv the soft lilac colours, a Stunner!

Cheers and hoping all is well in your corner of the world.....Hugs to you all,
Suzan Smile

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pk_nz
pk_nz  9 New Zealand
1 May 2007 - 10:33 AM

here's that wonderful, creative presentation again - the detail in the bloom is great and the font choice fits perfectly with the overall feel. very clever!
p

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Hanners
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2 May 2007 - 9:18 AM

love the presentation Tony.

CLIX Smile

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Tybomarq
Tybomarq Junior Member 8
29 Sep 2007 - 1:37 AM

hi dad cool pic.


tybomarq

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