Shrinking Violet

By CaroleS
This macro was taken on the coastal footpath several weeks ago. I think it is probably one of the Dog-violets by its shape. Tiny and easy to overlook and that is why I called this one 'Shrinking Violet'.

Best wishes - Carole

Tags: General Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Violet Wildlife and nature

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Comments


jdinne 13 16 England
17 Jul 2012 9:10AM
Stunning and beautifully presented.

John

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17 Jul 2012 9:12AM
fine macro

Graham GrinGrinGrin
17 Jul 2012 9:13AM
Beautiful colour & detail!
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
17 Jul 2012 9:20AM
Delicate beauty and a nice angle of capture, Carole.

Dave
lesliea 7 2 Australia
17 Jul 2012 9:32AM
Beautiful image great colours well captured.
Allen, Smile
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
17 Jul 2012 9:34AM
lovely delicate detail ... don't know the species, sorry.
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 9:44AM
Lovely image, great shot!
Diane
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
17 Jul 2012 10:00AM
Beautiful capture of this delicate and diminutive flower, Carole.
Ronnie.
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
17 Jul 2012 10:07AM
Excellent light exposure and composition Carole, I believe it is the common Dog Violet!

Regards

Trev.
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 10:49AM
Fantastic capture Carole
Jim
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 11:08AM
A really beautiful example of close-up/macro photography, superb detail, clarity and colour throughout.

Regards Nathan
17 Jul 2012 11:19AM
Well spotted and taken Carole, lovely.

John Smile
17 Jul 2012 11:40AM
A beautiful macro Carole of this delicate flower..Lin
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
17 Jul 2012 1:00PM
So simple and beautiful....just as violets should be.
17 Jul 2012 1:28PM
A lovely capture Carole, it does look like a dog violet but could not tell you which one Smile Nice colour and detailed shot

Mark
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
17 Jul 2012 2:08PM
What a fantastic shot. The detail and colour are wonderful, Carole Smile

Andrew
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 2:25PM
Colours and detail spot on Carole
A sure winner

Adrian
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
17 Jul 2012 3:05PM
A very delicate looking and pretty flower, Carole, stunning colour and beautifully captured Smile
Trev Smile
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
17 Jul 2012 3:20PM
A beautiful image, Carole. Carol
17 Jul 2012 3:39PM
A good piece of macro work.
Stunning Carole
Julie
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 4:51PM
A real beauty.
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 5:01PM
great comp carole wonderful detail super colour and tones a cracker nice one Wink
andy
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 5:32PM
Love the title Carole - and a beautiful capture of this tiny flower!
Ann
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
17 Jul 2012 5:41PM
This is exquisite!

Excellent focus and composition and some interesting commentary has earned my User award for today!
moiral 6 12 Scotland
17 Jul 2012 6:08PM
Beautifully captured Carole. Moira
pdcche 6 4 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 8:37PM
Beautiful colours and detail Carole, Peter..
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 10:20PM
Lovely image of beautiful little flower.
Well captured with b/g defocussed.
KateGrinGrin
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
17 Jul 2012 10:31PM
Excellent details and beautifully captured.

Ann
17 Jul 2012 10:35PM
Well seen and beautifully captured. Jamie
NeilWigan Plus
6 13 15 England
18 Jul 2012 9:58AM
A fine macro Carol,great sharp fine detail.
LexEquine 10 19 United States
24 Jul 2012 9:04PM
'WoW,...Superb & very Lovely macro Floral,' Carole!

Ciao~ Peter Smile
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 9:05PM
Lovely detailed capture SmileSmile
Helen

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