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By Sue_R  
Uploaded this image on Friday but took it down again because it looked so much darker on here so I've lightened V1 a bit and I'm giving it another go.

Loved the delicate flowers on the comfrey plants in our garden, but felt that none of the images I took did them justice.

Somehow the colour versions looked like what I call "nothing photos" so I tried messing about with one of them and am much happier with this toned version. V2 is the original colour image. I'll be interested to know whether you agree with me on this one Smile

Many thanks for your votes and comments on my recent uploads Smile

Tags: Flowers General Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Comfrey

Voters: rpba18205, woolybill1, maratsuikka and 28 more

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19 Sep 2010 6:14PM
v2 4 Mara Sue
19 Sep 2010 6:29PM
Has to be V2 for me Sue, but then you guessed that Smile Really nice dof and bg, showing off this lovely Flower in all it's glory.

John SmileX
EAS 12 1 13 Scotland
19 Sep 2010 6:49PM
Thought V1 very effective, but once I'd seen V2 there really was no doubting, it gets my vote!!

cassiecat 13 39 46 England
19 Sep 2010 6:53PM
v2 for me.lesley
DanielD 11 1 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2010 7:43PM
Great textured in V1 - extremly beautiful for V2

Daniel Smile
MrsS 14 4.5k 18 England
19 Sep 2010 9:47PM
So delicate and beautifully processed - V1 for me Smile

Fran x
NobbytheNobster 12 33 5 England
19 Sep 2010 10:19PM
Lovely shot v1.
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
20 Sep 2010 3:44AM
Lovely shot, Sue, but I cannot decide whether I prefer the original or V 1. So b/o that indecision, it will have to be 1/2 vote for each.
Richsr 14 91 223 England
20 Sep 2010 8:43AM
Version 1 for me Sue, love the processing.
Regards Richard
videotec 13 8 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2010 10:35AM
I like both of these Sue, but V1 has the edge for me
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2010 12:45PM
V1 for me for sure
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
20 Sep 2010 3:17PM
Well, Sue, both versions are delightful, and like your 'messing around' in V1, but love the colour version, too. Can I give them half a vote each?!
TrevB Smile
Niknut Plus
11 3.0k 82 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2010 4:29PM
It's got to be V1 for me !.....why ?....because you've got your thinking cap on again, & creating an image with more feeling, more mood, & simply more beautiful ! For me, this lifts the image a couple of notches above your "nothing photos", & I love to see a bit of creativity creeping in, it shows people are 'thinking' more about their images, which can only be a positive outcome......1st class shot !!!!
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
22 Sep 2010 7:05PM
It's the colour version for me, but the monochrome is rather good and works well

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