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Close-up and personal

By JenniCh
A lovely poppy out of the garden, it had self-seeded so I wasn't sure what colour it was going to be until it actually emerged; this was a pleasant and unexpected surprise.

Having tried a few different angles was most pleased with this one ............ your comments and critique will, as ever, be much appreciated.

Tags: Poppy Macro Flowers and plants

Voters: buxton, CaroleS, morpheus1955 and 24 more

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CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
22 Jun 2012 9:33PM
First class macro, that poppy is a lovely colour.

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22 Jun 2012 9:41PM
Stunning close up Jenni. Well done
senn Plus
7 5 1 Belgium
22 Jun 2012 9:43PM
superb macro ..
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
22 Jun 2012 10:07PM
Superb POV.
Nothing could improve this image for me.
glorious colour also.
Ayoob 7 Australia
22 Jun 2012 10:35PM
Wonderful macro image.....Grin
6 3 8 United Kingdom
22 Jun 2012 10:49PM
I agree with Irishkate, this image is perfect!Grin
zapar40 8 66 5 Wales
22 Jun 2012 10:59PM
beautiful comp, lovely colour.
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
23 Jun 2012 12:09AM
Just wish things like this would self seed in our patch, Jenni: all we get is dandelions.
A very fine macro shot making good use of selective focus with that wide open aperture.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
23 Jun 2012 1:50AM
Sharp right where it should be-- super image!
JenniCh 12 32 2 England
23 Jun 2012 8:50AM
What lovely comments, thank you all so much for comments and votes, all very much appreciated.

nikshot 9 9 1 United Kingdom
23 Jun 2012 12:12PM
Sorry about the voting I must try harder to keep up. So much beautiful wok to admire, well done.

rgg 7 10 United States
23 Jun 2012 5:45PM
Beautiful image very good work.
Niknut Plus
8 1.8k 76 United Kingdom
23 Jun 2012 10:12PM
Ooooo....exquisite shot !!.....lovely tight composition, & so crisp....1st class !!!

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