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These had the look of a "Herman photo" and indeed they are. Great images Herman. A flower I have never seen before---nothing even close. How extraordinary, at least to me.

Peter

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Two great captures with good light and background which makes V1 stand out. Well done Herman.
WesternRed.
18 Sep 2013 4:15AM
Great compositions both are excellent.
18 Sep 2013 4:58AM
Both are beautiful shots Herman, I refuse to choose! Smile
M
CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
18 Sep 2013 5:23AM
Such beautiful blooms, Herman, and I have never seen one 'in real life' Sad. Two excellent images. Carol
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
18 Sep 2013 5:40AM
So beautiful

Peter
Fabulous captures of these beautiful flowers!
George
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 5:45AM
That's just a most amazing flower!
Congratulations on spotting such a beauty! GrinGrinGrin
IB
18 Sep 2013 5:58AM
A beautiful flower and two nice images Herman!
Andysnapper Plus
7 109 25 England
18 Sep 2013 6:30AM
Fine and interesting shots Herman, both are good but I think I just prefer V1 today.

Andy
Ray12 Plus
3 109 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 6:33AM
Morning H.
Two brilliant images, they look like loads of little red hot pins.
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 6:48AM
Two delightful shots.
18 Sep 2013 6:59AM
Two beauties Herman - they really are a stunning flower. Smile

Carol
SUE118 Plus
7 8 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 7:30AM
Excellent images and enjoy your day back at school.
18 Sep 2013 7:30AM
beautiful duo
nonur Plus
7 15 9 Turkey
18 Sep 2013 7:32AM
Excellent shots, I love V1 for the sharp detail and V2 for the compo. Well done, Herman. They're so beautiful.
Two excellently captured images Herman. I slightly prefer the full frame of V1.
Effrossini
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
18 Sep 2013 7:46AM
Striking vibrant images.

Albert
ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
18 Sep 2013 7:52AM
Morning Herman....two great captures of this beautiful protea....enjoy school
18 Sep 2013 8:06AM
Two wonderful images Herman. Each worthy of a vote on their own
Jim
Wonderful pictures - just love the colours!
18 Sep 2013 8:32AM
fabulous to see
nothing like that in Leeds
have fun working today
18 Sep 2013 8:37AM
V1 works for me Herman an excellent capture a full frame of colour and detail very pleasing image

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
18 Sep 2013 8:40AM
Beautiful images and great colour.
Have fun at school Smile

Jenny Smile
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
18 Sep 2013 9:00AM
A beautiful backlit image with great colour Herman!! Nice work!!
NDODS Plus
5 4.8k 125 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 9:07AM
Two very well observed and photographed image with great colour throughout Herman .

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
EileenH 2 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 9:29AM
Beautiful setSmile

Eileen
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.5k 148 England
18 Sep 2013 9:37AM
Wonderful detail, Herman.

Dave
18 Sep 2013 9:41AM
this is a real beauty. Great details and very sharp. the tag goes with the image.
Nikonuser1 Plus
3 17 10 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 10:58AM
Excellent HermanSmile


Cliff
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
18 Sep 2013 11:08AM
Two lovely images Herman.
Joan.
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
18 Sep 2013 11:38AM
Excellent detail and lighting especially in v1
18 Sep 2013 11:58AM
Beautifully taken, Herman. Such pretty flowers, don't know this plant at all.

Lavina
Back to school.........Oh dear .. hope you behaved well and eat all your dinner............GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinWinkWinkWinkWinkWinkWink

Nice capture Herman

David
V2 twice as nice !!..Beautiful images of this lovely flower Herman.. super detail and colour GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin
18 Sep 2013 12:43PM
Beautiful shots Herman, & esp. V2.
(Hope you survive school today!)
Ju
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
18 Sep 2013 12:46PM
Fascinating flowers well photographed!
What a strong craving for the sun... Very beautiful flowers, Herman!Smile
Regards Valery
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 1:08PM
Lovely images Herman

Hugh
Irishkate Plus
5 33 91 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 1:34PM
Superb images of this stunning flower.
I prefer V1 with the single head.
KateGrinGrinGrin
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
18 Sep 2013 1:52PM
Like both equally, Herman, so 1/2vote to each.
R.
Beautiful images. I like them both so I can't choose a favourite.
Carol
capto Plus
3 3.2k 8 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 3:41PM
A rare flower for us northerners and lovely too, I favour v1.Smile

ivor
a great set Herman,i thought when you mentioned pin cushion you were a bit of sewingSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile.



billy
CaroleS Plus
5 358 3 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 4:39PM
Two beautiesSmile
18 Sep 2013 4:44PM
V1 Herman wonderful clarity and background!

Regards

Trev.
18 Sep 2013 4:55PM
Beautiful light and colour Herman.
Very well captured and detailed.

Basith
Great name for a great looking flower, Herman.

P.
18 Sep 2013 6:20PM
Beautiful work.


SANJEEV
ali63 Plus
4 733 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 6:22PM
Great title Herman what gorgeous flowers GrinGrin

Ali
netta1234 Plus
3 291 2 Wales
18 Sep 2013 8:33PM
Beautiful imagesSmile
NettaSmile
Absolutely lovely flowers and you have more than done them justice. Excellent shots - V1 is brilliant.
BIGRY1 Plus
4 3 7 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 9:39PM
Great detail all round, especially v1WinkGrin
Ryan
jasonrwl Plus
6 1.0k 10 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 10:07PM
Beautiful flower Herman and well captured
Jason
18 Sep 2013 10:09PM
Two wonderful images, Herman!!

Richard
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
19 Sep 2013 7:05AM
Two excellent shots of this beaut, Herman, especially the one in V1.

I like Proteas. They don't grow here (I don't think) but I sometimes see them as cut flowers in florists.

Andrew
pamelajean Plus
10 949 1781 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2013 9:30AM
Such a photogenic flower, Herman, and it's V1 for me. Excellent background to set off those "pins".
Herman, beautiful images, I love the colorsSmileSmileSmile
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
21 Sep 2013 1:45PM
A fine pair of macros, v1 is particularly impressive, such pin sharp detail and vivid colour and a perfect clear background
annettep38 Plus
4 217 36 Costa Rica
23 Sep 2013 7:15AM
wow! what an amazing flower head...and it stands out so well!on its own.. but the pair is as beautiful. a red pair on inverted chandeliers!

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