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AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
12 Mar 2012 5:47PM
Colours are beautiful - gorgeous detail also. I'm finding the lower half just a tad dark - would have liked to see a bit more of a graduated change in tonal value.

Anne

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franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
12 Mar 2012 5:50PM
Very nice.

Ken
CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
12 Mar 2012 6:00PM
What a stunning colour, Pamela, and you have presented it to perfection. I totally agree with you, Exbury is the No. 1 place to visit for rhodos and azaleas. Carol
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
12 Mar 2012 6:08PM
That is so clean and sharp Pamela, lovely image.

Dave
gary_d 9 576 13 Wales
12 Mar 2012 6:09PM
This is brilliant Pamela, pin sharp clarity and beautiful light and colour.

As for the bottom being a tad dark I think this helps to train the eye on the flower, just my opinion of course.

gary
12 Mar 2012 6:18PM
Gorgeous image Pam', and very nicely presented.

John Smile
12 Mar 2012 6:20PM
Absolute beauty, lovely colour and superb presentation.

Len
SlowSong Plus
8 6.6k 29 England
12 Mar 2012 6:46PM
IT looks beautiful against that plain b/g. Lovely lighting too.
Chris
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2012 7:00PM
This is a stunner PJ

Excellent work indeed

Adrian
posty57 8 6 2 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2012 7:18PM
Beautifully shot and presented. A stunning image !

Barry
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
12 Mar 2012 7:27PM
Very nicely done, Pamela: a lovely shot but your graduated colour coordinated b/g really works a treat.
Ronnie.
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
12 Mar 2012 8:11PM
Beautiful image Pamela - lovely composition and the light is right for me.
Brian.
Billyray 9 70 3 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2012 8:25PM
What a cracking shot Pamela, excellent detail, colour and presentation. Its a beauty.
Ray
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
12 Mar 2012 8:31PM
A stunner!

Ann
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
12 Mar 2012 9:00PM
Great choices--point of focus is perfect as is the light--- color is superb!
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1846 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2012 10:58PM
Thanks, Anne. I've been playing with those graduation sliders for some time and getting it just right is sometimes a nightmare.
Pamela.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
12 Mar 2012 11:28PM
Superb detail and colour Pamela.
Good ''clean'' BG too.
Excellent shot.
Mick.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
13 Mar 2012 8:11AM
Gorgeous colours and light - a stunning shot Pamela SmileSmile
Helen
Alvar 9 23 2 France
13 Mar 2012 9:29AM
Beautiful colour Pamela
Alvar
Niknut Plus
6 1.3k 69 United Kingdom
13 Mar 2012 3:46PM
Absolutely superb !!!....exquisite quality !!!
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
13 Mar 2012 4:12PM
Very beautifully lit and captured, Pamela, stunning shot Wink
Trev Smile
FeatherFriend 9 38 217 England
13 Mar 2012 11:17PM
Quality work in all respects Pamela,
Geoff.
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
14 Mar 2012 1:46AM
This is beautiful Pamela. Love the tone in the b/g............Sandy
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
14 Mar 2012 7:22AM
Exquisite Pamela, and love the presentation and comp
Lillian
Ridgeway 10 222 2 Ireland
14 Mar 2012 9:09AM
So love the light in this Pamela, a great presentation.

Aidan,,
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
14 Mar 2012 2:05PM
It is impossible to not stare at this...and stare at this...and stare at this...which is what I've been doing. It is madness how amazing this is. You HAVE to enter this month's EPZ competition with this or the New Zealand Flax. Good grief...

A...
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
14 Mar 2012 3:05PM
excellent colours and a great contrast with the dull grey
Mynett 8 142 6 United Kingdom
14 Mar 2012 7:14PM
so beautifully captured, the colours work so well..... very nice

Linda
BarbaraR 10 17 1 England
15 Mar 2012 11:16AM
Very lovely. So suited to the crop and the graduated
colour b/g you've made.
Well done Pamela.

B.
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
15 Mar 2012 9:02PM
What a beautiful bloom Pamela, the colours and presentation are first class. I must take issue with you when you say that the display of azaleas and rhododendrons in Exbury Gardens is second to none, those in Lydney Park in the Forest of Dean take some beating!Tongue
15 Mar 2012 10:02PM
Loverly detail Pam.........John
16 Mar 2012 10:55PM
Fantastic clarity and composition. Brilliant!
Johanna
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1846 United Kingdom
18 Mar 2012 6:47PM
I'm really over the moon to receive John Hawthorne's User Award. Thankyou, John.
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1846 United Kingdom
18 Mar 2012 7:20PM
Thankyou for the suggestion, Andrew, I have entered both into the competition.
evelen 11 5 England
19 Mar 2012 6:39PM
beautiful image and colour.
eve.Smile
CaroleS Plus
6 424 3 United Kingdom
20 Mar 2012 8:05AM
That is a stunning image and with that toning background so beautifully presented - Carole
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1846 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2012 10:48PM
Thankyou all so much for your votes and comments, so glad you like it.
Billyray 9 70 3 United Kingdom
22 Mar 2012 7:42PM
Absolutely gorgeous flower extremely well photographed. Its a cracker.
Ray
Tibetan 4 3 England
19 Jul 2012 4:08PM
Superbly done love the lighting Brilliant shot, I really must try harder lol. like it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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