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Confession time :

I can’t knit…. ! (slightly blushing here).

But my mother is very kindly teaching my eager daughter how to so maybe I’m lucky enough to get a pair of woollen socks under the Christmas Tree to keep me warm :-)

Shot at home with my Nikon D7000 / Tamron 90mm f2.8.

“Preparing for winter” was featured in Shameless Self-Promotion on 1 September 2011.
“Preparing for winter” was featured in #1 Artists of Redbubble on 2 September 2011.
“Preparing for winter” was featured in The power of simplicity on 6 September 2011.
Challenger winner in Knitting Circle Challenge – Peace, Love and Tranquility on 22 November 2011.
Explored on 22 November 2011.
Top Ten Winner in the Nikon – Macros/Close-Ups of Man Made Objects challenge in Cee’s Fun Nikon Group on 15 December 2011.


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  • NautilusBlue
    NautilusBlueabout 3 years ago

    One word, WOW !!! xoxoxox

  • Joy Watson
    Joy Watsonabout 3 years ago

    Fantastic light. Love the wooden needles.
    Great work.

  • Antanas
    Antanasabout 3 years ago

    stunning capture, very beautiful

  • Rickster1
    Rickster1about 3 years ago

    Love your view on thing Ulla ~ Thats what makes the photographer in you ~ Ther ability to see past the lens!
    Have a great day mate and enjoy the lessons along with yer daughter ~ Another tradition that will be lost forever if we \are not careful…..
    Fondest Rick

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesabout 3 years ago

    Oh, how great is this macro! Such a unique subject and so interesting with the backlighting and texture in the subjects. Well done!

  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...about 3 years ago

    Briliant and creative – great shot and a superb image !!!!

  • snapitnc
    snapitncabout 3 years ago

    beautiful and so very subtle,fantastic image ulla,cheers mike

  • chloemay
    chloemayabout 3 years ago

    fantastic and so very creative Ulla

  • Joe Powell
    Joe Powellabout 3 years ago

    Excellent close up, brilliant composition, color, light, focus, and DOF.

  • Damienne Bingham
    Damienne Binghamabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful image, Ulla! Love the play of light, colour and focus!

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