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Morning Bloom

By NDODS    
Good Day to you all at ePz.

Thank you all so very much for all your great comments, messages and votes following yesterdays upload. A further mention going to AnneB50 (Anne) for her GE Award for which I am most grateful.

Todays image was captured whilst roaming the gardens of the home. I think it is some form of Clematis as it was steadily working its way over a rather hight trellis.

I have included a monochrome variant for comparison which I hope you will like just as much.

I hope that you all have a great day and thank you all for your continued support.

Regards as always NathanGrinGrinGrin

Tags: Flower Close-up Clematis Pink Flowers and plants Bloom

Voters: Daisymaye, Suzicoo, taggart and 96 more

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Comments


17 Apr 2014 1:42AM
Superb centre detail. Excellent capture Nathan.

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taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
17 Apr 2014 2:03AM
I like your choice of focus! (Color please)
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 2:19AM
Nice to see I'm not the only awake. Beautiful floral close up Nathan, unusual for me put I prefer the mono.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
17 Apr 2014 2:34AM
Beautiful capture Nathan, for me I love the soft colour v1 Smile
17 Apr 2014 2:35AM
amazing shot
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 2:44AM
How very beautiful Nathan!
Great focus work in this one... Marvelous effect produced.
IB
Tish1 Plus
3 16 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 2:55AM
I have to say the mono version has the edge for me.


Tish
17 Apr 2014 3:33AM
Congratulations on the GEA. Grin

Love the shine on the pedals. Great job.
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
17 Apr 2014 3:48AM
Color for me! Beautiful capture.
Ty
17 Apr 2014 4:39AM
A beautiful botanical image here, Nathan, with the colour version a tadge ahead in my preference.
I have been speculating about buying one of those macro lenses. Nice piece of glass.

Simon
nonur Plus
7 17 10 Turkey
17 Apr 2014 5:38AM
V1 for me, Nathan. Wonderful close-up.
Bantu Plus
2 6 1 India
17 Apr 2014 5:44AM
Very fine closeup with very good details.

Vikram.
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
17 Apr 2014 6:04AM
A divine image, Nathan, wonderful focusing and detail, most definitely the colour version for me. Carol
JohnoP 11 2
17 Apr 2014 6:52AM
Beautifully done Nathan...superb work which shows your versatile talent. Colour for me! Smile John
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 6:53AM
brilliant comp and colours nathan super dof a cracker nice one Wink
andy
An outstanding macro capture, Nathan.

Fred
Jocelia Plus
5 2 1 Australia
17 Apr 2014 7:05AM
Fantastic Nathan, a simple flower made brilliant
V1 fir me as I love the colour plus my award…….WinkWinkWink
Great image Nathan for me it's v1.

Mary Grin
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 7:18AM
Excellent detail and V1 for me. Take care.
cats_123 Plus
12 4.5k 26 Northern Ireland
17 Apr 2014 7:20AM
super shot SmileSmile
17 Apr 2014 7:32AM
A lovely image Nathan, V1 for me too Smile
Jan
17 Apr 2014 7:46AM
Both versions ring my bell
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 8:30AM
Super macro images, Nathan, the coloured version does it for me. Grin

Ray
ali63 Plus
4 739 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 8:37AM
Excellent macro work Nathan, I have the same Clematis in my garden it's not in flower yet though, I think the colour version for me ,

Ali SmileSmile
Ted447 Plus
3 173 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 8:42AM
A beautiful soft image. Ted. GrinGrin
PhilT2 Plus
6 363 25 England
17 Apr 2014 8:56AM
Has to be colour for me........there are so many delicate shades of pink in the petals.......like the central focus
Very well taken


Billy
17 Apr 2014 9:34AM
Lovely shot my friend colour version for me too please
17 Apr 2014 9:56AM
Good stuff, Nathan.
Irishkate Plus
5 33 97 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 10:35AM
Good in mono but the colour wins for me today.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
17 Apr 2014 10:42AM
good macro here Nathan perfect detail and pov yes I would say it is a clematis for sure very pleasing pleasure to view

Graham
Nikonuser1 Plus
3 39 10 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 10:46AM
Has to be V1 Nathan, a excellent captureSmile

Cliff
gss 2 1 Romania
17 Apr 2014 10:55AM
Perfect focusing ( don't have variants preferences in general, but I think the first variant is more clearly defined)
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
17 Apr 2014 11:15AM
V1 is a beautiful and expert capture Nathan.Smile
Joan.
17 Apr 2014 12:17PM
So beautiful, Nathan. I love the sparkle on the petals and the way the stamens stand out - makes a wonderful picture.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
17 Apr 2014 12:35PM
A fine bloom indeed Nathan.
And I think the colour looks finer !!
Mick.
17 Apr 2014 1:26PM
Wonderful I love the colour one great close up Nathan Grin
ColleenA Plus
4 317 3 Australia
17 Apr 2014 2:23PM
Beautiful flower, impressive photography
netta1234 Plus
4 336 2 Wales
17 Apr 2014 2:28PM
Two brilliant images Nathan that can share my voteSmile
NettaSmile
Great close up of the stamens,better in the colour version.Rate this highly.
Martyn.
17 Apr 2014 2:47PM
Beautiful captured, colour for me
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
17 Apr 2014 3:02PM
Very nice use of selective focussing on the centre of this clematis, Nathan.
R.
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
17 Apr 2014 3:53PM
A very fine bit of close-up work here, Nathan - works well both in colour and mono, but has to be the colour version for me Wink
Trev Smile
17 Apr 2014 4:33PM
This is a stunner Nathan. Wonderful detail and colour so has to be the colour version for me. Simply stunning GrinGrin

Kathryn
17 Apr 2014 5:29PM
Excellent dof Nathan, super detail and colour. Well done mate.

John Smile
17 Apr 2014 5:50PM
Such a beautiful bloom, beautifully photographed, Nathan!
Regards,
Richard
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 7:04PM
Excellent shot, colour for me
Philpot Plus
4 35 4 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2014 7:10PM
Beatifully presented Nathan, a pleasure to see. Have a great Easter..kr Phil
mlseawell 6 1 United States
17 Apr 2014 8:01PM
Gorgeous capture Nathan! I live the color version!

Mark
17 Apr 2014 9:21PM
Wonderfully detailed capture Nathan, V1 my favourite.

Jenny Smile
Both beautiful, Nathan. It is so interesting how the monochrome, of course, becomes a study in form, and the color a study of color and drama.

Peter
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
18 Apr 2014 6:12AM
Great DOF and POV

Peter
Source 6
19 Apr 2014 12:31PM
A beautiful macro and amazing subtle light
- source
19 Apr 2014 9:12PM
Excellent macro NathanSmile

Danny
basith 4 7 Sri Lanka
8 May 2014 5:45PM
Excellent macro,well focused Nathan.
My vote goes to v1 .

Basith
Gorgeous!
Griff2012 4 363 1 United Kingdom
19 May 2014 6:56AM
Great minds indeed Nathan Smile Echoes in the gallery … Jacqui

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