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Cornflower


Cornflower
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Copyright: Pawel Chmur (cloud) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 497 W: 111 N: 1535] (9539)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-06-01
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Canon Rebel EOS 300D, Tamron SP AF28-75mm F/2.8 XR DI LD [IF], Hoya HMC Super UV(0)
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/100 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-06-01 13:46
Viewed: 2853
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus) also known as Bachelor's button, Basket flower, and Boutonniere flower is a small annual flowering plant in the family Asteraceae, native to Europe.

It is an annual plant growing to 40-90 cm tall, with grey-green branched stems. The leaves are lanceolate, 1-4 cm long. The flowers are most commonly an intense blue colour, produced in flowerheads (capitula) 1.5-3 cm diameter, with a ring of a few large, spreading ray florets surrounding a central cluster of disc florets.


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Hi Pawel,
Wonderful colours and sharpness
Well done
Cheers

  • Great 
  • carmia Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 231 W: 4 N: 144] (2240)
  • [2007-06-01 16:03]

I very like your composition. Very good. Beautiful flower. Good work!!

Hi Pawel,
Well done for this shot : colors are beautiful and DOF is great.
Regards.
Fred

Czesc Pawel! Piekne zdjecie. Wspaniala miekkosc, znakomite tlo. Doskonala kolorystyka.

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