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Double Take??

By jujupops
Good Afternoon All

Hope you are all keeping well, I have had a a nasty fluey type bug this week, and today is the first day I have felt relatively human! Grin Mind you, it has been raining hard all day here, which has been a perfect afternoon to catch up with your wonderful images and have totally enjoyed myself for the first time this week looking at them all Grin

Today's image was taken at Leeds Castle a the end of our awful summer! It was a particularly sunny day, a little windy and there were an awful lot of bees around these beautiful vibrant flowers (ashamed to say I don't know their name), I was so busy focussing on the flower at the front, that I didn't realise that there is a bee on the flower behind it, and the one behind that! Anyway, I hope you like it Grin

Thank you for your votes and comments on my last upload Into the Pink.....as ever they are always very much appreciated.

Have a great weekend, keep warm and healthy and thank you for looking Grin

Love Julie xx

Tags: Kent Close up Flowers and plants Leeds castle

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Comments


RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
26 Oct 2012 5:58PM
Very attractive floral shot, Julie, the two blooms with their passengers set on the diagonal but with focus selectively concentrating on the f/g of the pair.
Ronnie.

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lovely capture and nice colours great detail. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
User_Removed 3 155 2 South Africa
26 Oct 2012 6:27PM
Lovely composition - I think the 2nd bee is what is more commonly referred to as serendipity. One of those lovely unlooked for surprises we sometimes get when we upload our photos and take a look at what the camera actually got (as opposed to what we thought we got).

Great shot.
Lillian Plus
6 21 16 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2012 6:37PM
Won't be seeing them around much now Julie..too cold!
a really lovely image and bright and cheerful
do hope that you are feeling better now
Lillian
Hermanus 3 4 South Africa
26 Oct 2012 6:50PM
Excellent photo !
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2012 7:00PM
fantastic detail julie brilliant colours and comp a stunner nice one Wink
andy
1881 3 India
26 Oct 2012 7:26PM
Thanks,
Really a vary nice shot.


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26 Oct 2012 10:31PM
Fantastic colour excellent details Julie..Lin
EAS 6 1 13 Scotland
26 Oct 2012 10:32PM
So colourful and beautifully focused.

We've had snow, bitter winds, and lengthy power cut and now it's freezer outside. Think you got off lightly1 Grin

Ann
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
26 Oct 2012 11:35PM
Double take, yes, and the best part is the oof image is almost a perfect echo if the main flower!
CaroleS Plus
5 369 3 United Kingdom
27 Oct 2012 8:11AM
Well composed Julie with an excellent dof giving a super effect.
Carole
CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
27 Oct 2012 8:23AM
Well spotted and captured, hope you are feeling a lot brighter now. Carol
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
27 Oct 2012 10:00AM
How lovely - the oof flower and bee is just perfect with the foreground flower and bee. I think it's a zinnia - a lovely old fashioned flower. Nicely taken Julie - and hope you're feeling better. Smile
Ann
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
27 Oct 2012 5:29PM
A lovely image and hope you are feeling better - but take care and keep warm.
Joan.
Sue_R Plus
10 11 6 Scotland
27 Oct 2012 6:27PM
Really like this image.

Sue Smile
annettep38 Plus
4 217 36 Costa Rica
29 Oct 2012 6:53PM
very beautiful composition and perfect timing!!
debu 6 India
3 Nov 2012 11:38PM
Nicely captured.
debu

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