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October Blue

By turtle1
Good Morning

This may not be to everyones taste, the title is from a poem by Helen Hunt Jackson which starts -

O SUNS and skies and clouds of June,
And flowers of June together,
Ye cannot rival for one hour
October's bright blue weather

Tech -

1/160 sec
ISO 200
Ev Comp -1.00
Spot Metered
Focal Length 50mm
Open in Raw converter
Edited in CS2

Have a good day
Off to work.


Tags: Blue White Petals Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Serenity Floral closeup October blue Flash and lighting

Voters: evelen, JohnDyer, tonymarq and 36 more

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johnjohn01 19 58 England
18 Sep 2006 6:29AM
Works for me. Good abstract.
chrissd 15 304 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2006 6:31AM
def my taste, its superb
ColouredImages 17 47 35 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2006 6:31AM
A superb image Barbara
Nic_WA 16 179 2 Australia
18 Sep 2006 6:36AM
Beautiful Smile
Rachy1821 15 3 England
18 Sep 2006 6:37AM
Beautiful image definately to my taste great work!!

KBan 16 512 4 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2006 6:47AM
like it Barb. would look good as a Birthday card!
18 Sep 2006 6:48AM
Nice beautiful colors
ChrisOs 16 2 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2006 7:28AM
That's worth a click. I like the shallow depth of field, creating a semi-abstract design.
chase Plus
16 2.2k 582 England
18 Sep 2006 7:37AM
Love the dof Barbara,a super soft image which you have composed so well.Nice colour combination,well placed in the frame.A very attractive abstract effect.
Mavis 19 143 2 England
18 Sep 2006 7:50AM
Lovely abstract Barbara. Soft and perfectly composed and framed xx
dalischone 17 295 Scotland
18 Sep 2006 11:12AM
Beautiful Barb, unique and unusual, love the abstract quality it has.

Phoebecat 15 1 Italy
18 Sep 2006 2:32PM
Beautiful image - just beautiful!

akh Plus
17 1.2k 5 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2006 2:33PM
Really love this type of shot.
DolphinLady 15 54 1 Wales
18 Sep 2006 5:25PM
A beautiful image Barbara.
I just love the shades of blue.
Well done.
hebdens 16 5
18 Sep 2006 5:51PM
stunning work, a beautiful image.
thorn 17 124 2 Scotland
18 Sep 2006 7:02PM
Hi Barbara,
beautiful poetry and a stunning delicate image to go with it.Love it.Take care.AnnSmile
TopsyTopping 15 51 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2006 10:56PM
This is just fabulous barbara, love it! Tell me how do you get it so soft but still with detail in part of the shot! I'd love to try something like this!

Topsy Smile
tonymarq 16 1 United States
19 Sep 2006 11:16PM
Barbara beautiful touch to this as the softness and the color blend perfectly!

stay well
claret 17 49 England
21 Sep 2006 7:20AM
Another beauty Barb. Can't work out what plant it is.
Hawkgenes 16 10 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2006 7:52PM
Beautifully done I love the abstract effect and the lovely subtle effect

23 Sep 2006 8:25AM
love the soft feel to this,great effect
AnnaBanana 15 119 1 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2006 7:08AM
Definitely to my taste, Barb! I love the soft feel and the muted colours. Lovely poetry, too!

Anna Smile
webjam 17 292 11 Netherlands
17 Oct 2006 6:27PM
Beautiful soft - I like the soft mood that it brings.

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