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Iris atropurpurea

Iris atropurpurea
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Copyright: Ori Fragman Sapir (fragman) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3032 W: 11 N: 2351] (43778)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-02-07
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/10.0, 1/200 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-02-11 0:47
Viewed: 3522
Points: 26
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Dedicated to Ishi, I hope I managed to copy his "style". This is one of the rare oncocylcus irises. It is endemic to the coastal plain of Israel, growing on sandy soils. It is the first iris to bloom in spring (there are several spring ones).

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To Ishi: Humra hill is on the road to Palmachimfragman 2 02-14 04:12
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Hi Ori

Beautiful Iris with rich red colors.
I love the POV with the light shining through some of the leaves and the OOF BG.
Excellent work

Kind Regards

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  • roges Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 957 W: 0 N: 1329] (6264)
  • [2010-02-11 1:12]

Hi Ori,
This gorgeous Iris flower is a excellence dedication for Ishi.
Details and beautiful colors, congratulations.
Have a nice day,

Seems like a splendid piece of beauty, however wonder if taking light from the backside would be better...

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  • joska Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 806 W: 0 N: 4092] (22535)
  • [2010-02-11 5:08]

Splendid colors and details of this fantastic beauty Iris!

hello Ori
beautiful Iris with great sharpness and very nice light
great shot greeting lou

Hi Ori.

I love how you have collected the light in exposing this shot. Perfect focus in pleasing shallow DoF. The light catching on those fragile petals is just brilliant.

TFS and best regards,

I love the light too !
The color is enhanced
splendid pic,


This iris is realy beautiful.

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  • eng55 Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1256 W: 42 N: 1976] (5892)
  • [2010-02-11 12:38]

Hi Ori,
Lovely capture.POV,lighting and details are perfecct.
Thanks for posting..

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  • gondox Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 356 W: 65 N: 342] (1585)
  • [2010-02-11 14:08]

Hi Ori!

I love the light coming through the petal! Shot with wondeful color and very good details. An artistic capture, TFS!

Best regards,

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  • Ishi Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 298 W: 21 N: 1943] (13387)
  • [2010-02-12 22:53]
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Lovely "portrait"! Thank you for the dedication, Ori.

Where is Humra Hill?

Shabbat shalom,


Bonjour Ori,
Très bonne maitrise de la lumière favorisant l'appréciation de la finesse des détails.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

Hi Ori
Il est vraiment beau cet iris.Les couleur et les détails sont de toutes beautés.
Merci pour ce beau cliché
et le partage...JP

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