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One of my shells drying out
Helen

Camera:Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Zoom
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Conker shell 1
Username:helenlinda helenlinda
Uploaded:18 Oct 2010 - 10:25 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Conker shell, Flowers & plants, October 2010, Still life
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Votes:56
Voters:Alvar · gmorley · jones21 · bromley-smith · Paree · kazzy1963 · mikbee · polly470 · baclark · Daisymaye · andylea · EAS · ananny · taggart · goso · Freila · jaktis · CarolG · brownsilent · Rach_s · pluckyfilly · fentiger · alant2 · mrswoolybill · woolybill1 · Suehh · Johnfromnotts · samlw68 · patspeirs · barbarahirst · Alan_Baseley · Tom_H · akhtarkhan · saltireblue · crookymonsta · BarryC123 · oll1e · cabbie · TrevBatWCC · Roly · Rach1970 · frz67 · bones316 · Anjantoo · James_C · photophantom · phil99 · Jekaro · Cor · Mavis · Silverzone · Jovana63 · osie · Glostopcat · Rende · dven ·
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Alvar
Alvar  8 France2 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 10:26 PM

Great capture !
Alvar

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jones21
jones21  5
18 Oct 2010 - 10:32 PM

Great capture !
carl

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 10:32 PM

Thanks Alvar and Carl

Last Modified By helenlinda at 18 Oct 2010 - 10:33 PM

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bromley-smith
18 Oct 2010 - 10:36 PM

Amazing detail Helen, fabulous image.
Tony

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 10:41 PM

Thanks Tony

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kazzy1963
kazzy1963  6 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2010 - 10:43 PM

lovely images ..
karen

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mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 10:44 PM

Looks like an armchair that one of these young art students would design at art school Helen !!
But as usual,I am talking nuts !!
Good shot.
Mick.

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polly470
polly470  525 forum posts United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 10:48 PM

Excellent, gorgeous image, with tons of character in this old shell!
Pauline

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 10:49 PM

Thanks Karan, Mick and Pauline - nice design for a chair Mick - but it would need plenty of padding !!

Last Modified By helenlinda at 18 Oct 2010 - 10:49 PM

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 11:28 PM

There's more to an old conker shell than one would think. It looks quite lovely here............Sandy

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 11:29 PM

Thanks Sandy

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 11:34 PM

wonderful detail brilliant colour helen a beauty Wink
andy

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EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 11:47 PM

So very elegant and artistic!

Ann

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mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
18 Oct 2010 - 11:52 PM

I got that idea about the chair when I worked in the Wireworks Helen.We had a group of students in for a week as their brief was to make a chair from wire.We were used as ''guinea pigs'' and everyone of us could hardly sit down for the rest of the month !!
Mick.

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taggart Plus Member 1146 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 12:52 AM

An exquisite macro!

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Freila
Freila  5107 forum posts
19 Oct 2010 - 5:13 AM

What a great image I really like this Love the chair idea.
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jaktis
jaktis Plus Member 1184 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
19 Oct 2010 - 6:33 AM

Looks like it is eating itself

Peter

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CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 6:40 AM

An excellent capture and presentation, Helen. Carol

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 7:08 AM

Thanks everyone for your comments

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brownsilent
19 Oct 2010 - 7:26 AM

Striking!
Johanna

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Rach_s
Rach_s  5 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2010 - 7:36 AM

wow a very striking image Helen, lovely! x

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 9343 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 7:55 AM

great idea

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8776 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1266 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 8:38 AM

Balanced on tiny feet, with a delicate finger pointing upwards. Strangely graceful.
Moira

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woolybill1
woolybill1 Plus Member 8woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom66 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 8:53 AM

This is exquisite, Helen. Excellent focus and dof with just the hint of a shadow.
Bill

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Suehh
Suehh  839 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 9:00 AM

I have never seen a conker shell so arty Helen - this works a treat - really love it.

Sue

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samlw68
samlw68  5 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2010 - 9:27 AM

great image.

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barbarahirst
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19 Oct 2010 - 10:59 AM

Only too happy to make this 30
What a belter

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akhtarkhan  13 United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 12:44 PM

Brilliant abstract shot with great detail and fantastic colour tone. Well presented.
Akhtar

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crookymonsta Plus Member 7746 forum postscrookymonsta vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 1:40 PM

Glorious tones and details you have here Helen. Love it.
Sandra

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BarryC123
BarryC123  743 forum posts Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 4:09 PM

Wonderful.

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oll1e Plus Member 857 forum postsoll1e vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 4:18 PM

nicely presented Helen Smile

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TrevBatWCC Plus Member 7TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 4:53 PM

Saw loads of these on my outing in the local park on Sunday afternoon, but didn't see images like this...really must open my eyes more! Excellent capture, Helen.
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Roly
Roly  8 Wales
19 Oct 2010 - 6:10 PM

Superb.

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Rach1970
Rach1970  7 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 8:40 PM

Thought I'd better make my earlier comments in the staff room a bit more official Helen Smile Love the colours and textures you've got here. Nice one.
Rach x

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helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 9:21 PM

Thanks Rach and everyone else for their encouraging comments

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frz67
frz67  5 Italy32 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 9:35 PM

beautiful details and fine presentation.
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19 Oct 2010 - 9:36 PM

Thanks Francesco

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Anjantoo  7 England1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 10:25 PM

A real stunner Helen, very simple but perfect, it would brilliant as an enormous piece of wall art.
Jann
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helenlinda
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19 Oct 2010 - 10:43 PM

Thanks Jann

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 9:21 AM

Many thanks to Johanna for her User Award - what a lovely start to my day off !!

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20 Oct 2010 - 2:25 PM

pin sharp, well presented Helen
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20 Oct 2010 - 7:23 PM

Thanks Dennis

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21 Oct 2010 - 10:27 PM

this is art
wonderful

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22 Oct 2010 - 10:59 AM

Thanks Paree

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Jovana63  4 Canada
28 Oct 2010 - 1:19 AM

Amazing perfect macro! I love it!

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28 Oct 2010 - 7:11 PM

Thanks Vania

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osie  4 United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2010 - 4:45 PM

Love this image...very clean...great lighting...Excelento...!!!

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2 Nov 2010 - 6:42 PM

Thanks Osie

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