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Hermanus 3 4 South Africa
18 Jul 2013 5:01PM
A lovely and creative abstract Ann. I think I like V2 for that little sharper finish Smile

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nonur Plus
7 15 9 Turkey
18 Jul 2013 5:05PM
Fabulous idea and execution, Ann. I like V1 even better because of the toned down highlights.
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 5:08PM
Superb abstract Ann, absolutely love it Smile

Hugh
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
18 Jul 2013 5:10PM
I like the processing of V.1 best, Ann, excellent work. Carol
18 Jul 2013 5:10PM
Like both versions Ann, a slight preference for V1,
Fred.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
18 Jul 2013 5:11PM
Playing with the golden ration, Ann GrinGrin

Dave
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 5:14PM
Think V1 is my fave, I like the soft tonesGrin
Diane
18 Jul 2013 5:27PM
Two quite different versions, Ann!
I think V2 with more contrast is the one for me today.
Excellent work.

Richard
ColleenA Plus
3 317 3 Australia
18 Jul 2013 5:32PM
Excellent crop and great in mono...I like both versions
woolybill1 Plus
9 19 66 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 5:38PM
I like both very much, though with a slight preference for V2 for the contrast.
And to think that I viewed the thumbnail as a 'classic spiral staircase' photo BlushBlushBlush
Regards
Bill
danbrann Plus
11 582 16
18 Jul 2013 5:42PM
Another superb image Ann and I prefer the softer V1.
18 Jul 2013 5:43PM
VERY nicely done Ann, like them both.

JohnSmile
franken Plus
13 3.9k 4 Wales
18 Jul 2013 5:48PM
I'm torn between them Ann.

Um, version 1 but just.

Ken
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
18 Jul 2013 5:49PM

Quote:Playing with the golden ration, Ann GrinGrin

Dave



oops, where did that 'n' come from Tongue
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 5:55PM
I'd never heard of this Dave, so didn't understand your comment Blush - looked it up and still don't understand! BlushBlush
marktc Plus
5 85 14 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 5:58PM
I love marmite to coin a phrase! Beautifully captured Ann, the more sensitive and delicate processing of v1 takes the day for me
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 6:20PM
very nice ann v2 for me today a belter nice one Wink
andy
mrswoolybill Plus
9 902 1448 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 6:29PM
I love the cool elegance of b&w flowers, this is rather special. Well seen.
Moira
Nikonuser1 Plus
3 20 10 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 7:09PM
Very creative Ann, V2 for me Smile


Cliff
Excellent work Ann. I love both versions.
Effrossini
pamelajean Plus
10 951 1808 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 8:05PM
I like both versions, and like your idea of making the lily into an abstract style, concentrating on the strength of the shapes and curls.
The shape is sometimes referred to as the Fibonacci Spiral, Ann.
This is a fairly good explanation that's illustrated and animated.
An image using this composition guideline doesn't need to look like a spiral, but the picture follows the cuves of the spiral, as in some pictures shown here .
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
18 Jul 2013 8:22PM
Extremely creative V2!! Super work!!
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 8:34PM
A beautifully crafted composition, Ann. I particularly like the softness portrayed in version number one. Inventive and imaginative photography. Great to see.

Nathan GrinGrinGrin
jasonrwl Plus
6 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 9:04PM
Fantastic Ann - really interesting. v1 for me
jason
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 9:10PM
Thank you Pamela for this. Very interesting. I'd never heard of it, so a bit more education for me - although a little late! Smile
Ann
Lillian Plus
6 21 17 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 9:12PM
Very different, I certainly would not have spotted the potential!
prefer the first image Ann
Lillian
derekhansen Plus
7 210 24 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 9:39PM
Like the composition and your toning Ann. V1 for me.
Derek
SlowSong Plus
7 6.1k 29 England
18 Jul 2013 10:05PM
V2 for me.
x
18 Jul 2013 10:15PM
A lovely abstract that suits your processing beautifully in both versions. So much so I can choose between them!

Jude
Love the abstract nature of the image.. v1 has the edge for me today.. Excellent
Irishkate Plus
5 33 96 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 10:39PM
I've seen the Golden Ratio shape but wasn' t quite sure about how to apply it - so this has been a ueseful upload
apart from it's beauty and appeal Ann.
I do prefer V1 for the same reasons as nonur .
KateGrinGrinGrin
paskinmj 7 11 1 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2013 12:19AM
Beautiful abstract.
Matt
gajewski Plus
11 10 9 United States
19 Jul 2013 5:36PM
V1 for me. On my monitor, I lose some shadow detail when viewing V2.
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bricurtis Plus
10 2.0k 49 England
19 Jul 2013 9:01PM
Great shape in the frame - V1 for me Ann. A more gentle feel to that.
Brian.
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
19 Jul 2013 10:50PM
Beautiful composition Ann; from the thumbnail I thought it was a spiral staircase Smile
Rende
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
20 Jul 2013 12:03PM
Very interesting seeing the difference when mousing back and forth, Ann. I prefer V1 for its finer and subtler detail and gradation.

That aside, this is a BEAUTIFULLY shot macro. The composition is wonderful Smile

Andrew
annettep38 Plus
4 217 38 Costa Rica
21 Jul 2013 7:15AM
You certainly had me puzzled for awhile!
Excellent abstract!
tonyng Plus
6 8 2 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 7:31PM
Lovely abstract-like shot. I thought it was a shot of a spiral staircase.
Niknut Plus
6 1.2k 68 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2013 4:09PM
Missed this beauty ????

Lovely shot !!.....nice shapes in this 'graphic' image !!
banehawi Plus
12 1.4k 3426 Canada
28 Jul 2013 9:17PM
This is my kind of shot, - gorgeous.


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