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Uploaded: 12/29/13 3:06 AM GMT
Blue Hornet
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Just messing with the colours and lighting for the lack of anything better to do on these cold, dark days of winter. You can only shovel so much snow before your fingers get frozen stiff to the shovel handle. Or you forget where the house is because it's now lost in huge drifts of snow that you may or may not have shoveled onto it.

Enjoy and your comments welcomed.

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::Marzena
12/29/13 3:37 AM GMT
Now this is a beauty of a wasp. OOps... not a wasp ? So what then? Let me check, hornet is a wasp but bigger and more vicious maybe. Not this one here. This is a beautiful, gentle and delicate female hornet dressed for the occasion and better than any Kate or other Angelina. Lovely effect - dear Wendell.
Am considering using it as my DT. Does it sting ...? :)
SAM & SAAB
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With all my love and respect, Marzena
::Marzena
12/29/13 3:39 AM GMT
Seriously this is marvellous image. Will take the risk and apply it on the desktop - you only live once !
SAM
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With all my love and respect, Marzena
.casechaser
12/29/13 4:16 AM GMT
Come on, Wendell, what's all the buzz? such a stinging review of the weather up there in Nova Scotia. Why don't you just put down your shovel and hive in the house with your honey and wait for spring. It would be better for the collective not to have to hear your gripes all winter long!!

Seriously though, quite a nice pic you created tonight. Especially now that we know your fingers were frozen while you were working on it.
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.Starglow
12/29/13 4:22 AM GMT
Super work on this and it does make a great desktop.
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::mirto56
12/29/13 5:49 AM GMT
Super cool image Wendell! What better way to pass the cold winter Nova Scotia days than editing photos.
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The thing that goes the farthest, towards making life worthwhile, it costs the least and does the most, is just a pleasant smile.
.picardroe
12/29/13 8:14 AM GMT
Very well captured, Nice work Wendell.
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::Dunstickin
12/29/13 8:30 AM GMT
Thought you might have found my old car!...I once had a 'Blue Hornet' nearly 40 years ago!...

It was a good mover too!...as this would be if it took off after you

I do like the blueness of it!
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"Never stop photographing. It is very likely that your best photograph has not yet been captured">
.rvdb
12/29/13 9:05 AM GMT
Nice looks cool ;0)

Rob
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The reason why the sun sets in the evening is because it wants to see the sunrise in the morning. I rise in the morning because I want to see them both. RvdB
.Bleizmor
12/29/13 10:21 AM GMT
Really beautiful shot! Well done.
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.GIGIBL
12/29/13 12:03 AM GMT
Excellent work well done
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::tigger3
12/29/13 1:49 PM GMT
This is superbly done my friend, I really like it, love that color, and what a good close up. Our 7 inches of snow is all but gone! :) Tigs♥ =^..^=
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Nature in all her glory is my uplift on life and so is my love of photography. sandi ♪ ♫
::trixxie17
12/29/13 5:16 PM GMT
A very fine "messing" around my friend and you know my feeling about bugs!
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. . . "What a desolate place would be a world without a flower! It would be a face without a smile, a feast without a welcome." A.J. Balfour
.CDHale
12/29/13 6:12 PM GMT
Love it! Faved.
-Christie
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::0930_23
12/29/13 6:29 PM GMT
So let the battle with the "Green Hornet," begin, Wendell.

TicK


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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.gizmo1
12/29/13 6:45 PM GMT
This is one amazing looking photography and the soft blue colour is stunning with great detail in the hornet and stunning composition too,Plus the light that plays across the petals is superb to it like you are looking into a fantasy would and we are so small.Great job Wendell keep it up and only just managed to open full size and I must add love how the blue is reflected in the hornets body and especially it eye.
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.icedancer
12/29/13 10:28 PM GMT
Lol, Perfect title for a perfect close up, outstanding detail, colours & lighting
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HAPPY & SAFE NEW YEAR ♥ Skates ♥
.snapshooter87
12/30/13 1:34 AM GMT
Hope you're looking after that Hornet, Wendell. He certainly has exquisite taste in backgrounds.
Excellent shot and finishing.
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