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Near Miss File.....Fox's Glove

By ringyneck  
Another taken while waiting for wildlife.....this time a couple of Foxes that I spotted the evening before having a boxing bout similar to Hares.
I was hiding low down against a grassy bank for them and to keep a check on the light I took a few unconnected shots.The wind was bad and the sun had gone behind the hedge when I took this with my Mini-pixel E500 and with no I.S. was amazed when I saw it on screen.....except I had chopped the top

Only saw a single fox but also a Feral mother Cat and 4 young but even darker by then so no pics.

Tags: General Flowers and plants Foxes Gloves Wildlife and nature Humour and fun

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Morning Keith.
Excellent capture of the foxglove. Brilliant. Grin

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CarolG Plus
9 196 19 Greece
19 Jul 2011 10:09AM
Your near miss file is full of wonderful images, Keith, keep on digging deep Wink Carol
ringyneck 9 315 18 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2011 10:21AM

Carol ...I have GOT To as the weathers so bad I cannot get anything new.

Briwooly 10 452 5 England
19 Jul 2011 10:51AM
Not a bad back up Keith Wink the Mini-pixel E500 as done a fine job

viscostatic 10 35 5 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2011 10:54AM
Never mind the missing top. The colours and patterns are beautiful as is the dark background.

AshTree 7 1.7k 6 England
19 Jul 2011 11:01AM
It's incredibly sharp and incredibly beautiful. A very 'near hit' I'd say Wink
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
19 Jul 2011 11:44AM
A fine old fashioned flower. Excellent against that backdrop.
19 Jul 2011 12:10PM
Lovely presented image with good detail.

Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
19 Jul 2011 1:29PM
Good details and colours in this Keith, well done in the conditions.
Regards Richard
Stace Plus
8 2 2 England
19 Jul 2011 1:55PM
Great image Kieth, but for me I would like to see the tip

Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
19 Jul 2011 2:02PM
Lovely detail but agree with Stace about the tip............Sandy
Lovely lighting and colour, such beautiful flowers.
19 Jul 2011 8:50PM
Shame about the tip but the rest is super sharp Keith - very well captured. Lou
19 Jul 2011 8:55PM
Excellent capture, great colour and use of light
19 Jul 2011 9:26PM
Beautiful foxglove Kieth.
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2011 9:29PM
simply love this foxglove you see them all over the place and they are so pretty and a pretty damn good shot I saySmile
jasonrwl Plus
6 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2011 9:38PM
Terrific shot Keith
ringyneck 9 315 18 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2011 9:46PM
Thanks everyone........No tip was the reason it was in the Near Miss File but I think I got away with it...he he.

Forgot to say in my hard luck notes that it was a long way away as well...aahh.


p.s. the rest of the file are even worse...beware.
Anna62 5 1 Australia
20 Jul 2011 10:03AM
beautiful coloured foxgloves Keith Smile
21 Jul 2011 6:02AM
Good image anyway! A

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