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Glowing in the rain

By Richsr
Many thanks for all your comments on my last upload very much appreciated.

Something different today a visit to to the Arboretum at Howick hall Gardens Nothumberland.
The snowdrop walk was a real treat between the rain and snow showers

Thanks for looking

Regards Richard

Tags: Northumberland Rain Flowers and plants Snowdrops Howick Hall

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helenlinda Plus
8 343 22 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 9:54AM
That background colour sets the flower off so well, and its lovely to see the inclusion of the out of focus snowdrop.

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25 Feb 2013 9:57AM
fine capture Richard good balance with the out of focus one as well

johnjo58 5 2 5 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 10:12AM
Wonderful photograph Richard, excellent separation and use of BOF

Richsr Plus
9 90 220 England
25 Feb 2013 10:20AM
Thanks Helen, Graham and David for your comments very much appreciated
Regards Richard
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
25 Feb 2013 11:11AM
One of the best snowdrop images I have seen on here.

achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
25 Feb 2013 11:11AM
Stunning DOF Richard, very beautiful.


ali63 Plus
4 739 1 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 12:02PM
This is a beautiful shot,

25 Feb 2013 12:04PM
Stunning image, wonderful soft light and superb detail on the snowdrop Smile
mondmagu 6 74 Ireland
25 Feb 2013 12:13PM
Great shot Richard,love the dof and the background colour.

25 Feb 2013 12:23PM
Glowing.... Indeed
Richsr Plus
9 90 220 England
25 Feb 2013 12:42PM
Thanks for all your comments everyone, very much appreciated
Regards Richard
Sezz Plus
11 617 15 England
25 Feb 2013 12:57PM
That's very pretty and effective Richard Smile

Sarah *
mrswoolybill Plus
9 902 1449 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 1:05PM
Delightfully precise. Yes, they are just starting to appear up here.
danbrann Plus
11 582 16
25 Feb 2013 1:12PM
Stunning Richard made possible by your choice of aperture and great focus technique.
25 Feb 2013 3:40PM
Yes, definitely different for you Richard, but a super capture and presentation - love the background colours Wink
Trev Smile
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
25 Feb 2013 3:54PM
Lovely Richard, focus just where it should be,
saltireblue Plus
6 5.6k 33 Norway
25 Feb 2013 4:08PM
Almost a Lensbaby look ot this delicately focused image, Rich. A promise of more to come as winter receeds.

AnneWorner 8 620 43 United States
25 Feb 2013 4:08PM
This is so delicate and beautiful Richard, but it is that warm golden light that draws you in - wonderful bokeh!

A superb capture, great dof and warm light.
phil99 9 45 6 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 5:37PM
Been up in Northumberland all last week .also Edinburgh. Mixed weather.very diffent from you but as usual excellently captured ....Phil
25 Feb 2013 5:42PM
Excellent dof and detail Richard, and outstanding Flower image.

John Smile
Lillian Plus
6 21 17 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 7:06PM
Wet knees for this one Richard!
but well worth it, beautifully presented and quality!
a lovely shot
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 7:29PM
Lovely....... I love the bg colourGrin
25 Feb 2013 7:37PM
Delightful image Richard nicely presented-----MilkyWink
Trev_B 9 146 68 England
25 Feb 2013 8:22PM
A very subtle BOKEH Richard which set the flower off really well,

25 Feb 2013 9:06PM
A beauty!.......Sandy
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2013 9:47PM
Very beautiful
25 Feb 2013 10:06PM
Very nice depth of field Rich. Good choice.

Richsr Plus
9 90 220 England
25 Feb 2013 10:10PM
Many thanks for all your comments everyone,, very much appreciated.
Regards Richard
Ayoob 5 Australia
25 Feb 2013 11:56PM
Very nice depth of field, Richard -gorgeous........Grin
Dinky65 3 1 United States
26 Feb 2013 12:06AM
This is perfect so nice.
Joline Plus
9 27 53 United States
26 Feb 2013 11:50AM
A beautiful harbinger of spring.
User_Removed 6 48 1 United Kingdom
27 Feb 2013 1:38PM
Excellent image Richard, spring has sprung, found some frogspawn in the pond yesterday.
Regards, Alf.
Richsr Plus
9 90 220 England
27 Feb 2013 3:44PM
Thanks for all your comments everyone very much appreicated
Regards Richard
27 Feb 2013 7:42PM
Oh, how I am longing to see them in our garden, too!
Beautiful, very natural image.
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
28 Feb 2013 8:42AM
Fantastic image Richard, wonderful comp.
nonur Plus
7 15 9 Turkey
28 Feb 2013 9:23AM
A very fine image in spite of rain and snow, Richard. Love the colours and DOF.
28 Feb 2013 11:29AM
A fabulous image, Richard - you're just drawn in to this picture!
Excellent depth of field.

Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
1 Mar 2013 10:27AM
Beautiful detail Richard, but I especially like the background; great combination.
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
5 Mar 2013 12:15PM
Beautiful image,Richard,like the colour and detail here,
platzy 3 United Kingdom
5 Mar 2013 3:58PM
Fantastic soft light and bokeh, quality image.
Phil_L 7 19 1 Wales
5 Mar 2013 7:22PM
Happy to give this the ton up Richard. Classy close up.
PaulLiley 7 2 13 United Kingdom
8 Mar 2013 8:35AM
Excellent choice of bg. Great shot. paul
CaroleS Plus
6 414 3 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 9:24AM
Lovely colour tones and super dof.
ABPhotosUK 3 20 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2013 6:40PM
Fabulous shot, really nice detail and composition
25 Mar 2013 10:55PM
A beautiful image Smile
7 Apr 2013 1:54PM
Very very nice.


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