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By RonnieAG
Shot taken in my local park with fill-in flash as the evening light was fading.

My thanks for all the kind comments on Norman Barrett MBE, and a big thank you to Jenn {taggart}, Lillian and Cor for their User Awards which are treasured, I assure you.


Tags: Low light Flowers and plants Foxglove Fill-in flash

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taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
25 Jun 2012 12:04AM
Splendid color and focus, You do these night shots so well!

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andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 12:12AM
wonderful colour and light ronnie fantastic detail a stunner nice one Wink
JustDucky 7 8 Canada
25 Jun 2012 12:13AM
wonderful detail, Ronnie

achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
25 Jun 2012 12:22AM
Stunning colours and composition Ronnie, excellent capture my friend.


Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 12:26AM
Hard to decide how to capture a foxglove because of height.
You seem to have gotten up close and personal with this one and
made a very good capture.
f8 14 9.2k 22 England
25 Jun 2012 12:40AM
Well captured Ronnie,just the right amount of flash.
Jocelia 6 2 1 Australia
25 Jun 2012 3:40AM
Fantastic Ronnie……..Jocelia
CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
25 Jun 2012 5:30AM
A superb image, Ronnie, glorious colour and beautifully marked, captured and presented. Carol
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
25 Jun 2012 6:05AM
Great work! Not an easy flower to pay full justice to but you've managed it perfectly!

saltireblue Plus
8 7.9k 33 Norway
25 Jun 2012 7:21AM
A hanging chain of bells, Ronnie. Very good comp, filling the frame nicely with colour and no over-exposed areas from the flash. Well controlled.

CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 7:27AM
Well captured Ronnie, not the easiest of flower to capture, well done.
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 7:33AM
Such a magnificent full frame
there of these bright and colourful blooms Ronnie
perfectly presented
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 8:06AM
Wonderful colour and detail Ronnie!
morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 8:32AM
Stunning shot Ronnie, fabulous colours and detail.

9 10 10 England
25 Jun 2012 8:38AM
Superb Ronnie, such fabulous colour.
Beautiful Ronnie. Perfection my friend.GrinGrin

pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 8:55AM
magical in a word Ronnie
rontear Plus
15 8 8 England
25 Jun 2012 9:13AM
Very good study of this special plant Ronnie.
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 9:32AM
gos.... this looks like it has been painted
geffers7 Plus
7 51 1 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 9:47AM
Really good study Ronnie - like the detail.
25 Jun 2012 9:53AM
nice one Ronnie strong contrasting colours fine capture

annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
25 Jun 2012 9:55AM
oh they glow and shine... a lot darker purple than our foxgloves here btw.. and ours aren't even out yet!
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
25 Jun 2012 10:45AM
Spotted this on the Featured e2 Photo earlier. The flash definitely puts a bit of zing back into the colour and lifts it from the bg. Nicely done, Ronnie.

danbrann Plus
13 637 17
25 Jun 2012 11:09AM
Yes Ronnie the flash certainly had the desired effect. Lively and colourful.
mikbee 11 3 8 Scotland
25 Jun 2012 11:50AM
I always like how these foxgloves ''stack up'' Ronnie !!
Good colours.
Good shot.
Fefe Plus
6 23 31 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 1:24PM
Beautiful colours and detail!
Absolutely beautiful colour and detail Ronnie GrinGrin
25 Jun 2012 2:37PM
Nicely Photographed Ronnie, and a smashing Fox Glove.

John Smile
BarbaraR 12 17 1 England
25 Jun 2012 3:19PM
Such tall, thin flowers it can be tricky,
but this is a super capture.
Such a glorious colour.

TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
25 Jun 2012 3:49PM
A beautiful composition and capture, Ronnie, and so expertly lit as always Wink
Trev Smile
Wonderful colour expertly handled as always.. Very pleasing frame filler
carper123 Plus
6 1.1k 8 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 5:05PM
Terrific image Ronnie, great detail, colours and contrasts i also like the lighting.
well done.
Darryl. SmileSmile
Suehh 11 39 6 England
25 Jun 2012 5:17PM
Lovely shot of these woodland beauties
Rock Plus
16 10 2 England
25 Jun 2012 6:12PM

25 Jun 2012 6:34PM
Stunning Ronnie,well done..Lin
JOKEN 9 3 10 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 6:46PM
Cor 9 Belgium
25 Jun 2012 6:56PM
25 Jun 2012 7:58PM
Great comp and colours Ronnie.
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2015 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 9:05PM
Lovely, Ronnie, beautiful colour and detail.
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
25 Jun 2012 9:15PM
Wonderful use of fill in flash Ronnie, the colours are simply glorious
Glyn1 8 4 1 England
25 Jun 2012 10:10PM
Lovely shot Ronnie, excellent colour.

Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
25 Jun 2012 10:12PM
Well after all this time Ronnie, you've finally converted me over to flower photography, although you'll have to wait till tomorrow to see what I'm posting......Just remember this though when you see it "I never promised you a Rose Garden" GrinGrinGrin

Lovely as always mate.....

Ade Wink
25 Jun 2012 10:26PM
I love these wonderful bells, I was looking at some today. Your flash image makes them look totally different from the norm.

moiral 8 12 Scotland
25 Jun 2012 10:32PM
Such a beautiful flower, and beautifully captured Ronnie. Moira
banehawi Plus
13 1.8k 3877 Canada
26 Jun 2012 6:20PM
Nice flower shot, but would suggest not to use a border thats similar to one of the dominant colours, - it can distract rather than contain, which is the job of a border.


PaulLiley 8 2 13 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2012 10:20PM
Superb colour looks great on black bg Ronnie. The detail on each flower is brilliant. paul

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