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Petunias 2

By JimV
Had another go at getting these right and this is much closer to how my eye sees them, it has been blooming with great profusion all summer long, a sheer delight!

EXIF: f5.6 @ 1/60, 45mm. focal length, ISO 125

Tags: Flowers and plants Petunias Hanging basket Shade of purple

Voters: photophantom, AnneWorner, Bob_V and 22 more

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photophantom 10 108 3 Philippines
19 Sep 2008 12:54AM
Absolutely pleasing in the eyes of all the beholder Jim. Beautiful!

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AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
19 Sep 2008 1:53AM
The color looks pretty true-to-life Jim. It's amazing how these strong colors can be so hard to get to look right sometimes.
I like the few yellowing leaves in this as they complement the purple tones.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
19 Sep 2008 1:55AM
Strong color in this image, just as petunias exhibit strong color-- like the composition and framing-- brings it all together and makes your petunias sing!!!
Bob_V 10 1 2 United States
19 Sep 2008 1:55AM
What fantastic color in this beautiful image, so well captured and composed Jim.
TyChee 13 275 1 United States
19 Sep 2008 2:22AM
Love the rich deep color in these.
dawnmichelle 10 12 United States
19 Sep 2008 3:10AM
i agree love the richness in the color
19 Sep 2008 4:06AM
Lovely colours. Liked it. Nice shot.
- Karthik
Mavis Plus
16 143 2 England
19 Sep 2008 5:45AM
A heathy basket of Petunias Jim . Mine have almost finished now .You have these beautiful purple blooms in your camera so you can remember how they were when the snow arrives Smile xxx
TonyFrith 11 3 6 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2008 7:05AM
lovely colour & good depth
imagio 11 12 1 England
19 Sep 2008 7:54AM
Excellent color and detail Jim

Caledonia 11 2 Scotland
19 Sep 2008 7:57AM
A wonderful depth of colour in these petunias Jim. I see you have added the colour to the frame which give a really good balance, great idea!
sunshot 13 24 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2008 9:03AM
you've captured these beautifully jim, such a lovely vivid colour

Bodiewil 10 46 Wales
19 Sep 2008 3:52PM
Beautifully captured Jim
kinfatric 13 550 9 Scotland
19 Sep 2008 8:27PM
beautiful colours captured here Jim
brownsilent 11 7 2 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2008 12:24AM
A frame full of beauty. Nice capture,
newy17 12 273 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2008 5:37AM
Stunning colour these jim nicely captured Smile
Brilane 11 5 12 Wales
1 Oct 2008 1:28AM
Lovely deep colour, Jim.

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