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Old Dec 10, 2011, 3:31 PM   #1
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Default Yellow beauty.

I took this with a Panasonic DMC f3, a cheap pocket camera, so simple to operate, and perfect pics if you have a steady hand, a bean bag, or a tripod. This was just a grab shot hand held on my walk home from the shops. Always carry a camera.

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Old Dec 10, 2011, 8:02 PM   #2
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It's very beautiful indeed, though it shows orange on my screen.
A few tips, if you wouldn't mind:
1. As much as possible, cover the full subject. Petals cut at the edge distract.
2. Though the texture of the petals show well, I feel the picture still needs better focus, particularly at the centre.
3. The name of the flower would be of extra interest. I have always felt that photography teaches us more than what we just see and capture.
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Old Dec 11, 2011, 6:31 AM   #3
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I agree with raghu but i have to add that i really like the colors they make the picture look like a painting i dont know if you did it on purpose but it has vintage colors like an old ad or something Looks nice !
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Old Dec 11, 2011, 10:53 AM   #4
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Nice one Grounded. I think Raghu offered some good advice.

I always have an old Fuji F10 in the car. Never know when it will come in handy.

Comments and suggestions for improvement welcome and appreciated.
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Old Dec 12, 2011, 5:28 PM   #5
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That is one beautiful shot Grounded. Well spotted on your walk.
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Old Dec 12, 2011, 11:30 PM   #6
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Nice shot Grounded!
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Old Dec 14, 2011, 11:30 AM   #7
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Nice shot mate!
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