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Cromwell, Connecticut, USA. Some verbena from one of many flowers pots on the porch and patio. Taken with a macro lens. Happy Foofy Friday!


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06/02/17 7:49 AM GMT
Lovely blooms..Similar to Hydrangea by the looks..R.
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06/02/17 7:57 AM GMT
Very nice colors good details and a nice bokeh to show them off Thad.
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06/02/17 8:41 AM GMT
Perfect Foofy Friday macro, Thad. The vivid tones and lighting are that special that I've wondered why it wasn't crowded with butterflies. If I were a butterfly, I wouldn't have missed this excellent opportunity, ☺ .
Very well done, my friend!
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06/02/17 11:42 AM GMT
This is a wonderful example of beauty. Beautiful background also.
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06/02/17 12:09 AM GMT
That background sure makes this wonderful macro pop! Lovely, with super details. tigs=^..^=
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06/02/17 12:44 AM GMT
You captured a beautiful delicacy here Thad
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06/02/17 8:28 PM GMT
Great focus. Wonderful FF entry.
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06/02/17 9:59 PM GMT
I'm really fond of verbena Thad and this is a terrific macro of a very pretty colored one.
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06/03/17 10:19 PM GMT
Verbena is a lovely flower - they come in a variety of colors and I often see them in hanging baskets - love the colors in your post Thad - Great Capture!!!!!!!!
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06/04/17 6:42 AM GMT
Beautiful shot! I love the lighting and the different shades of peach.
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06/05/17 1:38 PM GMT
Whoa, really like the contrast and the way the blossom really pops, such lovely colours and capture
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06/27/17 12:31 AM GMT
There's a few things that make this image for me, and in my humble opinion.

Colour contrasts, for one. And on this note, natural and vibrant.

And then, perhaps.. the deciding factor, which still has a technical side to it.. is the DOF employed and that of the perspective (composition).

Such that, the bloom's stalk is still discernible and the bloom does not appear to be simply floating in mid-air.

Nicely done, Thad.


But, of course.. thank you for sharing this one with us.
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