Reaching Out   by naturelover

Close up shot of the Montana Clematis in my garden- the glorious Purple we all know about- but the fascinating centre like tentacles reaching out that then turn into those wonderful windblown beauties!
4351 Views to Sept 2013*
78 favs March 2012*
11 Features
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Featured in the Group 1:1 Macro Photography May 2009
Featured in the Compact Group May 2009
Featured In All That Is Nature May 2009
Featured Member and Art in Compact Groups Showcase February 2010
2nd Place in Top Ten Challenge for the group ‘First things’ June 2009
Winner in the ‘Very Heart of The Flower’ Challenge for the group Extreme Close-ups-August 2009
Top Ten Challenge Place in Best of Purple Flowers Challenge-for the group Backyard Photography-Macro only-September 2009
Featured in the group ‘Scavenger Hunt’ November 2009
Featured in the group 100% May 2010

  • #2 in the Challenge ‘Your Best Macro Shot’ with* Retired and Happy Group February 2010
    Featured in Fuji Fine Group February 2010
    2nd in the *Purple Challenge’ for Cees ‘Fun Artsy Friends Group’ Sept 2010
    Sold 1 x Card to unknown buyer -Dec 2010
    Joint WIN in the Challenge for the CatRaven Group Jan 2011|
    Challenge WIN in the ‘1 Single Flower’Challenge for ‘Between Violet & Crimson’ group Feb 2011
    Top Ten Place in Flower In Macro Purple Flower Challenge July 2011
    Featured in Superbly Visual Aug 2011
    Featured in Top Favourites (Top 30 Favs)+ May 2012
    Featured in Superbly Visual Sept 2013
    Featured in *Enchanted Flowers+ Oct 2013

Taken with a Fuji A600 Compact Camera

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taken with a Fuji Finepix Digital Camera

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  • Lois  Bryan
    Lois Bryanalmost 6 years ago

    Gorgeous, gorgeous!!!!!! And what extraordinary detail, sweetie!!!!! Beautifully shot!!!!

  • Thankyou so very much Lois! x

    – naturelover

  • George Swann
    George Swannalmost 6 years ago

    What a lovely pair Pauline, are you putting them into the Sets of Two Group!!

  • I have now George- many thanks for the lovely comment!! x

    – naturelover

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimagealmost 6 years ago

    I agree !
    my best, francis.

  • Cheers Francis- happy you like it!

    – naturelover

  • LudaNayvelt
    LudaNayveltalmost 6 years ago

    wooooooooooooooow! fantastic!

  • Thanks so much for the fav Luda and the wooooo!! x

    – naturelover

  • Richard Hamilton-Veal
    Richard Hamilt...almost 6 years ago

    Excellent capture Pauline.

  • Glad you like it Richard- many thanks!!

    – naturelover

  • Diane Schuster
    Diane Schusteralmost 6 years ago

    Fantastic colors and textures, what a wonderful flower! Dee

  • Many thanks Dee- happy you like it!! x

    – naturelover

  • CJTill
    CJTillalmost 6 years ago

    A brilliant macro photo, and such wonderful colours.

  • Cheers CJ – really pleased you like this!!

    – naturelover

  • Novice
    Novicealmost 6 years ago

    wow love the colouring in this

  • Thankyou as always- appreciate your support!!

    – naturelover

  • – naturelover

  • RedHillDigital
    RedHillDigitalalmost 6 years ago


  • Hi Howard,
    many thanks for lovely comment!

    – naturelover

  • Shaun Whiteman
    Shaun Whitemanalmost 6 years ago

    Wonderful colours and details…wow!!

  • You are so kind Shaun- very many thanks !

    – naturelover

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