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eauk 11
1 Apr 2006 8:38AM
cracking shot
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BarbaraB 11 53 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2006 8:39AM
So simple but very elegant!
clintnewsham 11 121 1 England
1 Apr 2006 8:40AM
stunning shot, the large version is excellent, love the lighting and colour

click clint
adderman 10 8 1
1 Apr 2006 8:41AM
Beautiful, very well presented.

Brett.
banehawi Plus
12 1.4k 3496 Canada
1 Apr 2006 8:45AM
Elegant image, beautifully lit.

W
hebdens 10 5
1 Apr 2006 8:50AM
stunning shot,beautiful lighting.
Boyd 12 11.2k 11 Wales
1 Apr 2006 8:57AM
The flash has made the colours on this one sing out.
Very good.
terry_cavner 11 332 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2006 9:04AM
Excellent....Spot On
ericfaragh 12 132 3 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2006 9:24AM
Eligant simplicity.
JouŠo 12 56 Finland
1 Apr 2006 9:41AM
Brilliant shot, Chris!

Jouko
shane 12 7 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2006 9:51AM
Love it!!

the lighting is superb

shane
1 Apr 2006 9:54AM
larger version is a must see. very nice lighting. lovely blue flower. simple composition but very effective. I like the backward "s" shape the image has.
cattyal Plus
11 7.8k 6 England
1 Apr 2006 10:44AM
Nice shot - I like the effect of the light on the background too.

I just noticed today that my Muscari will be open soon - I must try to remember to pick one when they're a bit bigger.

Alison
Blenkinsopp 10 320 4 England
1 Apr 2006 10:47AM
simple, vibrant and STUNNING
pcjackso Junior Member 11 7
1 Apr 2006 11:20AM
Very eye catching shot.lovely lighting,detail, composition
Pauline
MarkT 11 119 2 England
1 Apr 2006 11:46AM
I like the light on this one - beautiful image.

Mark.
conrad 12 10.9k 116
1 Apr 2006 1:28PM
It's not easy to take a really good muscari shot, I think - most shots seem dull. But you've done a very good job here.

Conrad
GillyB Plus
11 317 8 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2006 1:30PM
This seems to glow with colour, well done!
gill
andy63 10 27 England
1 Apr 2006 2:18PM
Caught my eye in an instant, large view is excellent. great DOF, great colour.

Andy
Ceciliat 11 6 Philippines
1 Apr 2006 3:39PM
Beautiful lighting,the focus on the flower is excellent and enhanced by good bokeh in the background.
Well done....
Cesie
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
1 Apr 2006 7:28PM
Beautiful composition using the light and the shape.

Peter
ChristineL 11 39 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2006 8:55PM
Beautiful lighting, a lovely image,
Chris.
turtle1 12 41 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2006 9:03PM
I have always found these hard to take, which you have no problem, superb image - love the framing

Barb
sneazy 11 74 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2006 11:59PM
Great comp and lighting - works really well. Excellent shot!

Mark
chase Plus
11 1.1k 246 England
2 Apr 2006 12:13AM
Very well lit against a good bg,good colour & detail,excellent composition.
Janet
csurry 14 9.2k 92
2 Apr 2006 7:56AM
Definitely better than any of us managed last year! This really should be a photogenic little plant, but I think you're the first one to do it justice.

It won't stop me trying again though Smile
skydivemike 11 47 Northern Ireland
2 Apr 2006 10:46AM
This is just in a class of it's own. The lighting and colours are top notch. Congratulations on your EC and RC awards they are very well deserved.

Mike
cdm36 12 391 7 England
2 Apr 2006 10:47AM
Wow!! Thanks all.

Cheers Pete Smile Big Grin.

Chris.
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
2 Apr 2006 11:00AM
well done, a cracking shot
Rob_Taylor 12 660 5 Wales
2 Apr 2006 11:02AM
Gorgeous image
MartinWait 12 92 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2006 11:10AM
Absolute quality.

Martin.
2 Apr 2006 1:56PM
A suberb composition and wonderful Lighting...

MasterClass Image you should be fond of..
EXCELLENT
2 Apr 2006 2:27PM
Stunning shot
Congrats!
BerthaDBluze 11 19
2 Apr 2006 4:37PM
Excellent shot! Great lighting, colors, composition, and detail! Smile
Coleslaw 11 13.4k 28 Wales
2 Apr 2006 10:16PM
really really good
Ewan 13 383 Scotland
3 Apr 2006 12:33AM
Nicely done. I've never used flash for flowers outdoors before. What's the technicque with regard to positioning of the refelctor and balance of natural and flash lighting?
IRaddict 13 34
3 Apr 2006 12:46AM
Marvellous bit of photography.
Congrats on POTW
mellyleth 12 212 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 1:11AM
I agree totally with Cheryl's comments! I remember us all trying these last year and the results were relatively dismal! However, this one is cracking and the best muscari shot I've seen so far. Congrats on a great shot, EC and POTW.
cdm36 12 391 7 England
3 Apr 2006 1:20AM
Cheers everybody, totally gobsmacked how well this has done.

Chris. Smile
User_Removed 12 17.9k 8 Norway
3 Apr 2006 1:30AM
Exquisite Chris. Not seen your PF before. Excellent work.

Congrats on the POTW!

Mike
jeanie Plus
12 6.0k 6 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 1:48AM
Should I be singing something like pot to kettle now Chris? LOL - Congratulations on POTW!!!!

Jeanie
3 Apr 2006 2:23AM
Wonderful. I really like it. Well done!
cdm36 12 391 7 England
3 Apr 2006 3:17AM
Lol Jeanie, what can I say, was feeling left out with you getting one Wink.

Chris.
jeanie Plus
12 6.0k 6 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 4:13AM
: )

Now Kris will not be able to talk to either of us LOL!
3 Apr 2006 5:04AM
GORGEOUS colors!!!!

Bogdan
ann_g 12 19 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 5:06AM
Congratulations. Stunning shot. Ann Smile
PatrickSmith 11 1.2k 2 United States
3 Apr 2006 5:33AM
POTW! Impressive. Congrats, and this one is just so superbly lit and presented that is is a great choice.
Patrick
collywobles 12 3.8k 10 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 5:42AM
Wonderful shot, colours are magnificent
vparmar 11 7 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 6:42AM
simple but very elegant - and congrats on EC

vinny
angelamary 10 6 England
3 Apr 2006 7:53AM
Lovely composition! Very well caught!
turtle1 12 41 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 8:01AM
Had to come back to say congrats - super image

Barb
Melanie_M 11 168 9 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 8:54AM
Classy, timeless.
Skill shines through.
glazzaro 11 70 23 United States
3 Apr 2006 9:13AM
A real beauty, composition, color, detail are all on the mark, well done and congrats on the EC, well deserved! Spot on! Click!!!

Greg
cooky Plus
12 6 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2006 9:49AM
Stunning colour!
Congrats
Kath
tripodted 11 31 1 Northern Ireland
3 Apr 2006 6:44PM
Well done on getting POW.
Ted
Very Nice Chris!
Congrats on a well-deserved POTW, EC and RC!
Cheers,
Suzan Smile
helendixon 12 30 United Kingdom
4 Apr 2006 2:02AM
Simply stunning.

Helen.
whipspeed 12 4.2k 22 United Kingdom
4 Apr 2006 2:20AM
Very simple & very elegant. Well deserved EC & POTW.
Sarah
gwyn h 12 432
4 Apr 2006 12:07PM
Stunning....many congratulations on the RC/EC/POTW
xinia 11 54
4 Apr 2006 12:41PM
wonderful!!!
cdm36 12 391 7 England
4 Apr 2006 12:52PM
Cheers people appreciated. Smile.

Chris.
eos3 12 41 Wales
5 Apr 2006 7:59AM
An absolute stunner and so well presented.

Phil
hayleyk 11 56 England
6 Apr 2006 12:22AM
Beautiful shot,Chris,congrats on the EC and POTW.
hayley
martin.w 14 424 22 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2006 1:08AM
Beautiful. Congrats on your EC/POTW.
ian.daisley 12 96 6 England
6 Apr 2006 7:13AM
Well done Chris. Your flower shots and close-ups are always top notch.

Ian.
carriebugg 12 65 England
8 Apr 2006 1:32AM
Adore the lighting - it really brings out the colours.
glenalva Plus
10 338 United Kingdom
12 Apr 2006 9:12PM
Belated congratulations on your POTW, a beautiful image....

Alison
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
13 Apr 2006 9:50AM
Only just noticed this was yours Chris.....Well done mate on the EC/POTW etc. My only crit being it's a bit girlie.....ROFLOL

Ade Smile
cdm36 12 391 7 England
13 Apr 2006 1:08PM
S'pose I asked for that, lol Smile.

Chris.
Big Bri 15 16.1k United Kingdom
18 Apr 2006 12:46PM
An absolute stunner.
Deigan 10
30 Apr 2006 1:17AM
Ah man!!! Youre work is something else - You are in a complete league of your own - SUperb imagery - AMazing!!!!!!! Its not often I get excited by the work of strangers but your portfolio is....... I am speechless
canongirl08 11 18 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2006 7:35AM
Stunning shot
click
chelseakay
viscostatic 10 34 5 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2006 3:31PM
Simple but very effective image.

Phil.
23 Aug 2009 5:04PM
perfect work

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