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Fall asters


Posted by Tom Whelan on Wed Oct 31, 2018 8:58 pm

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A group of blue asters, maybe purple wood-aster (Eurybia spectabilis), but there are lots of similar asters in my area.

Canon 5DM4, 180, F4, stack of three images
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by Ron Day on Wed Oct 31, 2018 9:14 pm
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Beautifully done, Tom. Appears as a fine painting.
 

by rhighercat on Wed Oct 31, 2018 9:48 pm
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Nice image with oof flowers in the background. Love these asters. Almost impressionistic.
 

by Kim on Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:25 am
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Lovely shot with an appealing blend of colour and focus.
 

by Matthew Pugh on Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:05 pm
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Hi

A pleasing play of aperture with the background blooms anchoring the main star nicely, while adding eye interest in their own right


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by cwdavis on Thu Nov 01, 2018 3:16 pm
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Well seen! The fellow in focus is the 'star', but it is interesting and a little amazing how much weight in this image is taken by the out of focus background flowers -- I found my eye being pulled away from the main character.
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by KK Hui on Sat Nov 03, 2018 6:56 pm
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I rather like the oof flowers in the background ...
Nicely framed, Tom!
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by Carol Clarke on Mon Nov 12, 2018 5:17 am
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A click for the uncompressed view shows the full beauty of this one! Superb image, Tom.

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