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Life is just a bowl of.....

By tenerifejohn  
I was asked the other day what was the purpose of a photograph I posted.In order to preempt any such comment today I took this bowl of fruit because it caught my eye, the colour and how it had been randomly arranged. I slightly cropped it to take out most of the table - the rest is as it came from the camera. Having lived a life that has embraced seven decades I thought an exotic fruit as a child was a banana and today - well we can buy fruit from around the world. Oh and the technical information...
focal length 6.0 mm, reso - 2592 x 1944, Exposure 0.017s (1/60) Aperture f/3.5, ISO 64.
I hope you all have a splendid day.

Tags: Life General Fruit Close-up and macro Cherries Bowl Humour and fun

Voters: peachT, GlaSsDraGon, motman and 19 more


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peachT 9 3
20 Jul 2006 7:38AM
wonderful combination of colours, John, I could just reach in and eat that fruit

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20 Jul 2006 7:46AM
The blue bowl and background really bring out the colours in the fruit, well done mate!!

Rick
motman 10 3
20 Jul 2006 7:50AM
Excellent still life John
jim
jkennedy 9 4 1 Indonesia
20 Jul 2006 8:45AM
A lovely shot John with the fruit looking so inviting. The bowl pattern really helps to isolate the fruit. A great composition. CLIK.
Joe
Tetters 9 1 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2006 9:26AM
Beautiful colours,a great still life study...and I bet it tastes good too Smile
Harvey
jekay 9
20 Jul 2006 11:55AM
Like the blue bowl and blue table, good crop.
mickf1 9 2 England
20 Jul 2006 1:06PM
Loveley colours, well presented.
Mick
20 Jul 2006 3:06PM
a lovely combination of colors! and that blue bowl has a lovely design too.very nice colors here.
20 Jul 2006 3:38PM
Lovely colourful image, good enough to eat.
Christine
KathyR 11 Canada
20 Jul 2006 5:51PM
I know exactly why you took this picture - the colors and textures are amazing! Fabulous shot.
Kathy
great pic
Julian 11 76 3 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2006 12:17PM
Good colour combi. Blues and oranges being opposites on the colour wheel and this makes them stand out although the cherries are q.dark.

Julian
tenerifejohn 9 126 England
24 Jul 2006 7:14AM
Thanks to all. I did wonder Mavis - as she was a poet.
hey John, this is great! Looks very similar to a lovely fruit salad that my aunt Barb makes us every summer.... well done!
-Robyn
tenerifejohn 9 126 England
14 Sep 2006 4:25PM
cheers Robyn

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