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By CarolG  
I believe this is a chinodoxa, please correct me if I am wrong! It appeared in a tub of narcissi, quite unexpectedly, and I thought it worthy of a shot or two.

Now the bad camera decided to become sick yesterday, and needs to go to ther doctor, so goodness knows how long I am going to be without my trusty cam! Luckily I have a few pics stock-piled, which should keep me in uploads for a while.

Tags: General Plant Flower Close-up Garden Bulb Flowers and plants Close-up and macro

Voters: NevP, IFIMAGE, LuzDeNoche and 140 more

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NevP Plus
11 853 13 Canada
26 May 2008 5:52AM
V1 is my favourite, quite lovely.

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8 143 Wales
26 May 2008 5:53AM
Morning! great set v1 or v4 for me
Cheers Ian....
lovely presentation, like the isolation of the subject
Great set Carol. 1 & 5 are my faves. Hope you get that camera fixed because it is excellent for macro work.
Smile Lucy
chrissd Plus
11 304 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 6:26AM
No 1 is absolutely stunning Smile
26 May 2008 6:30AM
stunning great detail and clarity V5 for me Dawn
26 May 2008 7:11AM
nice light.....compo......exposure.......details
they are all fantastic
26 May 2008 7:22AM
Aw Carol, this is a superb set of images, each of them wonderful with lovely detail, but #1 is a sure winner!
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
26 May 2008 7:22AM
Super shots with amazing detail.

cantona43 Plus
11 924 4 England
26 May 2008 7:25AM
5 wonderful images beautiful detail and colour to all
Wonderful series Carol V1 and V4 are top of my list hope you get the camara fixed asap.

26 May 2008 7:49AM
Super set of images Carol, all well composed
and showing nice detail,
26 May 2008 7:51AM
A beautiful series Carol, particularly V4. I hope you can get your camera repaired quickly.

26 May 2008 7:51AM
Morning Carol
Just had a look at your PF, you have taken some quite stunning shots, certainly gives me some inspiration!
V1 gets my vote.
Hi carol, Thank you very much for your nice constractive comment, I will try to follow your advice in the near future. Your Snap is no doubt superb & excellent.
Paddy Plus
14 254 8 England
26 May 2008 8:12AM
carol these are all wonderful, lovely series ... a favorite SmileP
bayleaf 9 8 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 8:24AM
nice set of images

User_Removed 8 78 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 8:36AM
Nice set of pics Carol

Great set of pics, great color with complimentary BG,
janehewitt Plus
13 215 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 9:19AM
V1 is my favourite, the background works so well with the flower Jane
Gorgeous series, and all beautifully done.
User_Removed Junior Member 10 16 England
26 May 2008 9:49AM
Lovely series Carol, and well deserving the HC! I do hope your camera is successfully repaired and in your good hands again soon!
26 May 2008 10:03AM
Like them all, lovely colour.
26 May 2008 10:25AM
Superb subject. Sylvia
26 May 2008 10:35AM
Excellent set, v4 is my favourite
26 May 2008 10:39AM
a masterpiece Carol, well done.

bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
26 May 2008 10:41AM
Lovely selection Carol. V1 for me.
Congrats on the HC.
26 May 2008 11:21AM
Great set of shots. No 4 for me, super colour flower.

Possum Plus
10 148 England
26 May 2008 11:23AM
Absolutely thrilled for you; what a glorious set of shots, beautifully detailed and lit Smile
26 May 2008 11:43AM
Fantastic shot love the translucent petals.

Ooh, this is a good one, just like a watercolour illustration.
pamelajean Plus
10 971 1858 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 3:05PM
Oh, well done on the HC, Carol. I noticed it whilst trying to think of some way to express my love of this image, and all the rest, so no need for that, the award says it all. V1 is definitely my favourite, good choice.
malarszk Plus
10 25 1 Scotland
26 May 2008 3:12PM
Striking image with excellent texture and shape
Bob_V Plus
9 1 2 United States
26 May 2008 3:27PM
These ar just so beautiful Carol, such wonderful work.
glyndwr Plus
9 66 10 Wales
26 May 2008 3:31PM
Hello Carol, nice set of images.
I like V4 best, the composition and the flower remind me of the old HMV record label Gramophone, just add a dog now.

26 May 2008 4:26PM
lovely set of images, lovely lighting
26 May 2008 4:57PM
Beautiful colours - great set of shots
Strobe Plus
9 1.3k United States
26 May 2008 6:43PM
Excellent and CONGRATS on the HC Smile
more perfect photo's.
Hope your camera is well and back to you soon.
GalleryGirl 9 4 2 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 7:29PM
Congratulations Carol!!! Well done and so well deserved HC
Marilyn x
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
26 May 2008 7:39PM
A great set of very attractive images. Very well done.

conrad Plus
12 10.9k 116
26 May 2008 7:40PM
Stunning flower shot! Have to add it to my favourites, there's no other way about it...
User_Removed 12 386 2 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 8:06PM
Beautiful detail. Smile
26 May 2008 10:52PM
Beautiful images and lovely light in these.
26 May 2008 11:00PM
Another beautiful series, Carol, wonderful detail once again.
goso Plus
10 2 1 Australia
26 May 2008 11:24PM
Such a beautiful flower - well captured - vers.1 and vers.4 do it for me...........Bill
Cabit Plus
9 104 England
26 May 2008 11:38PM
Superb set, class work.
26 May 2008 11:52PM
Superb shots Carol, versions 1 and 4 are my favourites, Hope your camera is well again soon.

27 May 2008 12:15AM
A great capture Carol. Corgrats on the RC and the HC. Well done.
LisaRose Plus
10 172 4 United States
27 May 2008 5:38AM
Congrats Carol! Smile

Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
27 May 2008 2:59PM
What an incredible blue! Well deserving of the awards.
27 May 2008 6:17PM
Congratulations on the HC! So very well deserved. Beautiful set of images.
congrats on the HC
piccy Plus
10 8 Wales
27 May 2008 10:56PM
Terrific shots - well done on the awards
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
29 May 2008 7:56AM
Well done Carol, they are all beautiful, but v1 is outstanding
SandraKay Plus
9 233 4 United Kingdom
29 May 2008 5:25PM
A really well deserved HC, Carol. Beautiful shot.
costas Plus
9 2 2 Greece
29 May 2008 9:17PM
All of them Carol, so beautiful,well done.
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
1 Jun 2008 6:11PM
A wonderful set of images Carol, just what we've come to expect from you. Congratulations on a fully deserved HC award
Mavis Plus
14 143 2 England
2 Jun 2008 7:16AM
Congratulations on the award Carol . They are all wonderful images xx Beautifully captured and presented .xx I'd be demented without a camera Carol . Hope yours is soon repaired .

7 Jun 2008 8:15PM
Superb, fabulous detail and colour, congratulations on your HC.
10 Jun 2008 1:22PM
SO many congrats on you HC so well deserved

v1 S T U N N I N G
what i said Carol...
28 Jul 2009 6:27PM
Great uploads.
cassiecat Plus
8 39 46 England
1 Aug 2009 10:56AM
v1 is my fav, lovely deatail with a delicate feel.congrats on the HC.lesley
Emmog Plus
7 38 1 England
12 Aug 2009 5:48PM
Great selection of imges.
Ridgeway Plus
10 222 2 Ireland
18 Aug 2009 3:58PM
1 and 5, fantastic set of images Carol,
Hope your not to long with out ur camera,
Nice one big pat on the back for the HC,well done.

Well deserved HC photo Carol, very nice indeed.
11 Sep 2009 10:14AM
Excellent set of 5 images. Well done Carol.
It is lovely
sparklep Plus
9 146 1
12 Oct 2009 11:06PM
I at the bottom of the list but the flowers are stunning.

A beautiful set . Gill
Beyond beautiful, Carol. Love this set.
Mavis Plus
14 143 2 England
3 Jan 2010 12:43PM
Glorious colour, detail, lighting and presentation Carol . Congratulations . Highly recommended by Maeve too Smile Smile Smile xxxxx
4 Jan 2010 7:17PM
Love the way the bud is 'in ya face'.
16 Jan 2010 4:16PM
Beautiful Carol - well deserving of the HC
28 Jan 2010 6:49AM
mind blowing shot, that looks so alive

Just Excellent Image.
18 Nov 2010 12:47AM
This is really a great series Carol, the HC is deserved. Congratulations.

19 Dec 2010 2:08PM
Execllent set great work V4 for me--------Gary(Milky)
osie Plus
6 2 3 United Kingdom
20 Dec 2010 4:20PM
An absolutely superb set of images...very difficult to choose a favourite one...congratulations on your award...Excelento...Smile
9 Jan 2011 12:54PM
They are all too good to choose between. No wonder you got a commendation!
17 Feb 2011 8:35AM
nice sense of capturing carol. i like V1 the most in respect to other beautiful angles.
PhillipMinnis 6 94 4 Australia
16 May 2011 8:01AM
A stunning floral image! Congratulations on your award! Well-deserved!


orts Plus
5 4 United Kingdom
30 May 2011 10:25PM
Great set, V1 my favourite.
7 Jun 2011 7:22AM
A great set of images of this Chionodoxa. I like V1,4 & 5 best. I like the back lit V1 & v4 whereas V5 is lit differently and shows other characters.
4 Jul 2011 3:31PM
Fab set, V5 does it for me I love the texture the composition and the little highlights just give it that little sparkle,

Stunning detail, lovely image Smile
A lovely set of images Carol ... I really love the colour of this flower ... and the petal shape is beautiful.
Great shot! Lovely colors and great comp
this is lovely CarolSmile
Ridgeway Plus
10 222 2 Ireland
17 Feb 2012 9:09AM
Beautiful,,all of them are so well taken,,

4 Apr 2012 6:07PM
Nice exposure.
Very nice Carol. Mirek
24 Apr 2012 9:44AM
Stellar capture, superb detail and great colours.Smile
great photos v1Grin

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