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Christmas Cactus III

By Cookie_Monster    
Oh so glad it is Friday!

Variation on the current theme.....

As it was so extremely difficult to add a nice background/texture into the image, due the delicate nature of the petals I started experimenting with different background right from the start.
You would think it is a no brainer but I'm new to this flower studio business. Blush
Luckily we have a stash of luxury crafting papers and they work really well - just bluetacked onto my three-fold foam board.

Thank you to everybody for you votes, comments and advise on yesterday's image and for looking at this one. Smile

Tags: Flowers and plants Close-up and macro

Voters: franken, Badgerfred, cabbie and 16 more


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franken Plus
13 3.7k 4 Wales
13 Dec 2013 8:31PM
Lovely!

Ken

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Mollycat Plus
2 11 2 United Kingdom
13 Dec 2013 10:08PM
Good use of craft paper. I personnally would have used a darker colour, to enhance the delicate tones of the bloom. Just a suggestion. Peter.
capto Plus
3 3.2k 8 United Kingdom
14 Dec 2013 7:03PM
Lovely colours and detail in this beautiful flower. The suggestion from Peter is a good one.Smile

ivor
14 Dec 2013 7:06PM
Agreed. I will be on the look out for more soon. At the moment my supply is a little limited. Grin

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