2 from my XZ-1; breaking out of the Box

Discussion in 'Color' started by Lili, Apr 16, 2012.

  1. Lili

    Lili SC Hall of Famer

    Oct 17, 2010
    Dallas, TX
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    Of late I have been quiet; dealing with a lot of health and job stress.
    So my output here has been limited pretty much to Cats and Sunsets.
    Here are two that break me out of the doldrums
    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/colette_noir/7082969463/" title="XZ-1 154 by colette_noir, on Flickr">[​IMG]"1024" height="1024" alt="XZ-1 154"></a>

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/colette_noir/7082971035/" title="XZ-1 160 by colette_noir, on Flickr">[​IMG]"1024" height="1024" alt="XZ-1 160"></a>

    Both from my XZ-1 on Super Macro
     
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  2. tdekany

    tdekany SC Veteran

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    Dec 21, 2011
    Portland OR
    Beautiful!
     
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  3. Chris2500dk

    Chris2500dk SC Top Veteran

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    Dec 22, 2011
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    I really expected a cat in a box here :biggrin:
    Nice flowers though!
     
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  4. bartjeej

    bartjeej SC Hall of Famer

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    wow, the texture in the first one is rendered particularly beautifully! It really feels like I could reach out and let my fingers feel the petals... I'm not usually a big fan of flower shots but this has a sort of sensual quality to it:love:
     
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  5. kyteflyer

    kyteflyer ~@¿@~

    Jan 31, 2011
    Newcastle, Australia
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    Stunning!!! The red rose is just gorgeous. Red flowers are so difficult to get right, you've done it beautifully :)

    Additionally, I hope your stresses have eased somewhat. Please take care.
     
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  6. Lili

    Lili SC Hall of Famer

    Oct 17, 2010
    Dallas, TX
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    Thank you all.
    It felt good to get out and about in daylight!
     
  7. Otto

    Otto SC Regular

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    Jan 3, 2011
    Forney, TX
    Lili,

    That Rose is stunning. The XZ-1 does a great job, but the photographer obviously knows how to use the tool.

    I hope your health issues and job stress are easing up for you. Neither is any fun.
     
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  8. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus S.C. Charter Member Subscribing Member

    Jul 17, 2010
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    Delicious images.
     
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  9. Ghosthunter

    Ghosthunter boo! Subscribing Member

    Sep 8, 2010
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    I was told recently that compacts don't do red very well......Those images make that statement nul and void, They're great!
     
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  10. retow

    retow SC All-Pro S.C. Charter Member

    Jul 24, 2010
    Looking at the red rose, I want to grab and smell it, so real 3D!:2thumbs:
     
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  11. Lili

    Lili SC Hall of Famer

    Oct 17, 2010
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    Again, thank you all, very very much :)