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Crocus 2

Posted by
Anita (West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States) on 26 March 2011 in Plant & Nature.

I was playing around with handholding my camera and trying different angles. Added several textures.

NIKON D300 1/800 second F/3.5 ISO 400 105 mm


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Tinx from Kuressaare, Estonia


26 Mar 2011 11:40am

Tomas Turecek from Czech Republic

It's like a painting on a scratched wood, Anita. Great composition, beautiful softness and gorgeous colours. Great work!

26 Mar 2011 2:18pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A beautiful close up of this flower. I like the detail and the mild colors. A very appealing shot.

26 Mar 2011 2:44pm

@Don: Thank you. I'm glad you like it.

karla from Omaha, United States

Oh, this is lovely. I like the colors, texture, the angle and focus you applied.

26 Mar 2011 4:37pm

@karla: Thank you. I'm glad you like it.

Sergei Z from Türi, Estonia

Very nice job!

26 Mar 2011 9:21pm

@Sergei Z: Thanks!

mimicy from Bordeaux, France

Jolis effets et belle texture ... une superbe photo ...compliments

26 Mar 2011 10:41pm

@mimicy: Thank you.

Phil Vaughn from United States

You have so many wonderful photos! How can I pick a favorite? You have a sense for the delicate--and you make it all work so very well.

27 Mar 2011 3:52am

@Phil Vaughn: Thank you for visiting and commenting!

Chantal from Terheijden, Netherlands

I love the textues in the background a lot, as well as the colour composition

27 Mar 2011 6:48am

@Chantal: Thank you.

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

A beauty and love the color wash!

27 Mar 2011 2:47pm

Kala from United States

The colors are just splendid.

28 Mar 2011 10:35pm

Mark from Michigan, United States

I just love the composition of the petals here Anita, and how the one reaches dominantly into the negative space.

29 Mar 2011 12:39am

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

I like the petals that ray outward like wings...nice angle, lovely color and texture.

29 Mar 2011 4:55am

Marcie from Newton, United States

Love the soft purple background. Exquisite!

29 Mar 2011 8:01pm

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

The colors are bewitching.

30 Mar 2011 6:23am

Marie from FRESNES, France

très beau travail, avec de belles couleurs.

2 Apr 2011 9:32am

1/800 second
ISO 400
105 mm