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Ranunculus asiaticus

Ranunculus asiaticus
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Copyright: yiannis christofides (yiannis) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 625 W: 0 N: 770] (5400)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-02-21
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/8, 1/400 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-12-23 9:11
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Points: 50
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Ranunculus asiaticus has a distribution around the Eastern Mediterranean and Eastwards to Iran. On the mainland the predominant flower colour is red, whereas in Cyprus it is white or yellowish. Once in a while a few multicoloured flowers are found in the midst of a field of yellow ones.

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A beautiful picture of a flower you present here, a superb colour, sharpness and composition is very good. TFS
Samiran Nandy

Hi Yiannis my neighbour today,
In my opinion very interesting photo of these flowers. I like these colours, I like the background.
I think great composition,
thanks for sharing

Kalispera Yianni, a beautiful photo, with attractive colours and synthesis!!! Erodotos

Γεια σου Γιάννη,

great sharpness composition and colours!!
I wish you the best for the new year!!


hello Yiannis
supersharpnes 3D picture with beautiful colours and nice pose
greeting lou

Geia sou Gianni,
Pefect coulrs, i love this species; very well done!!!
Best wishes, Pambos

Hi Yiannis

Fantastic shot of this very colourful ranunculus, this variation would make a perfect cultivar for the garden. Stunning sharpness and colour, great work.


amazing colour combination, I have never seen that! TFS Ori

Kalimera Yianni,
Beautiful, just beautiful! Awesome color contrast and saturation, excellent sharpness and marvellous DoF. Pleasing composition, too. The note, although should have been a bit more in-depth, is interesting, too. A great post. Congrats and tfs.
Have a great Christmas, best regards, László

Superbly rich colours on these flowers, Yiannis.
The sharpness of this picture is also amazing.
Please accept my belated welcome to TN.
Thanks for your kind words on my recent picture of a dragonfly.
All the best!

Γιάννη γεια σου. Εντυπωσιακή φωτογραφία με καλή σύνθεση, φανταστικά φωτεινά χρώματα, εκπληκτική ευκρίνεια και ωραίο φόντο
Με τις καλύτερες μου ευχές για καλές γιορτές.

Hello Yiannis.
These flowers are so beautiful and your composition is stunning with fine details.
Thanks and kind regards - Jusni

Hello Yiannis,
Fantastic vivid colors. Excellent details, focus and sharpness.
Splendid composition with superb POV.

Geia sou Yianni,
Great capture of this so pretty flowers. Excellent composition. Spring is starting early on Cyprus... So attractive! Kales yiortes,

Hi yiannis,
A wonderful and lovely shot, with good colors and sharpness.

Hallo Yiannis
This is extremely beautiful, the colours are so strong and vibrant and definitely eye-catching. The image as a whole has sunshine, happiness and lots of laughter written all over it and that is exactly what I see looking at it. It was a pleasure to lay my eyes on such a beautiful flower early on a Monday morning. Thanks for sharing. Best regards.

Hallo Yiannis
a superb macro shot of Ranunculus asiaticus, fantastic bright colours and very good sharpness, excellent POV and composition
Best regards

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2011-03-29 11:34]

Hi Yannis,this pic and this specie are a fantastic spectacle for my eyes! What a perfect light balance,colors,sharpness and focus.A very rare specie taken at the best.Thanks for share,have a nice evening,Luciano

Preciosos colores. No conocía esta espectacular
planta que no tenemos por aquí.
Saludos Yiannis: Josep Ignasi.

Hi Yiannis,

Very nice image here my friend, awesome rich colours with such impact, fabulous sharpness with such detail, amazing composition and well done,
Congratulations and have a lovely weekend,
Best Regards,


fantastic colors in this picture Yiannis, congratulations !

have a good day !

ciao, tino

Hi Yiannis,
Wonderful shot of these beautiful flowers with very impressive sharpness and lovely colours. Superb lighting and spot-on focus. Great low POV and very nicely composed.

Very nice flowers, interestinf and fifferet species, excellent image,
TFS & best regards.

εξαιρετικής απόδοσης χρωμάτων φωτογραφία και τι όμορφη σύνθεση!
καλημέρα Γιάννη

Simply beautiful, the sharpness in amazing and bright colours.

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