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Cranberry & Amaryllis

By Irishkate  
This is a little Christmas Creation. My daughter send us a lovely bouquet with Amaryllis
flower still in bud. A few buds fell off so I put them in a glass bowl with some cranberries
and added a bokeh texture. Hope somebody likes it.
Many thanks for comments re Christmas Still Life.
Hope you are all finding a few moments to enjoy your photography
or a play with older images.
KateGrin

Tags: Christmas Digital art Bokeh Amaryllis Cranberries Glass bowl Digital Art Manipulation

Voters: CarolG, DonMc, AnnChown and 35 more

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Comments


CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
20 Dec 2012 4:54PM
A beautiful still life, Kate, perfect colours for the festive season. Carol

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DonMc 8 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 4:54PM
Hello Kate, lovely still life
DonMc
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
20 Dec 2012 5:08PM
Very festive, Kate, sumptuous reds.

Dave
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
20 Dec 2012 5:11PM
Looks very good Kate, tones are excellent and the Bokeh works.

Regards

Trev.
first class image lovely colors etc Ticks all the boxes.it's got that women's touchSmileSmileSmileSmile


billy
Herge88 Plus
9 40 4 England
20 Dec 2012 5:16PM
Very Christmas'y I must say, good work Kate, you and your Daughter that is.

Best Matt
20 Dec 2012 5:19PM
fine colours Kate and the bokeh works well ....to answer your question this morning insde the Kibble palace it was a photographic exhibition

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 5:20PM
I like the addition of the textured layer Kate and hope the amaryllis survive - they're such beautiful flowers.
Ann
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
20 Dec 2012 5:20PM
A feast for the eyes--- Delightful !


Merry Christmas!
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 5:23PM
A delightful image Kate with lovely christmasy colour. Well thought out and captured Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin
Jim
20 Dec 2012 5:29PM
A very seasonal, very very nice picture, Kate!
****SmileSmileSmile
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 5:33PM
Sounds like an exotic drink!! Makes a lovely image.Smile
Carole
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
20 Dec 2012 5:46PM
Nice bit of thinking and planning behind this festive creation, Kate: such a shame that these buds did not reach full potential but at least you created something very original with them.
Full marks to you.
Ronnie.
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 6:04PM
Love it kate brilliant colours and light fantasic detail a stunner nice one Wink
Andy
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 7:00PM
A beautifully festive and colourful display.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 7:32PM
Nothing is more Chrismassy than the colour red - lovely.
marktc Plus
5 86 14 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 8:07PM
Lovely Kate.
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 8:55PM
A well thought out creative composition, Kate and wonderfully presented, gotta love those strong reds.

Ray
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2012 10:00PM
Sad that they broke off Kate
but you have created a lovely image for us
Happy Christmas to you
lillian
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
20 Dec 2012 10:37PM
a very sensual composition.. beautiful and unusual. the only thing I don't like is that 1980s computer text.
A lovely composition with a watery look and magic colours.
I think Santa is the cause of the Xmas red look. Don't forget
we Australian's have the Poinsettia in summer.
Well done. WesternRed.
Jocelia Plus
5 2 1 Australia
21 Dec 2012 6:38AM
This is a very interesting subject Kate. The colours have come out
really Christmassy and so different from the norm.
I do like the light patterens that look like lemon rings.. Brilliant…...GrinWink

Jocelia……..
netta1234 Plus
4 369 2 Wales
21 Dec 2012 6:52AM
Look's great,Verry Christmasy KateSmile
NettaSmile
Humblebee 4 1 England
21 Dec 2012 8:39PM
Terrific Kate, I love the way you have captured the light on the petals and cranberries - A real Christmas treat ... Carol Grin
22 Dec 2012 12:47PM
lovely ambiance created here mum,love the texture and colour, i do agree with Annette though about the text,could do without it.xx
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
25 Dec 2012 12:37PM
What an unusual and splendid combination Kate, I wouldn't fancy eating the amaryllis though!Wink

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