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Germinating acorn

Germinating acorn
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Copyright: Ishi Talmon (Ishi) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 298 W: 21 N: 1943] (13387)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-01-15
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D 80, AF-S VR Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8G ED, 62 mm UV
Exposure: f/32, 1/60 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-01-20 11:52
Viewed: 3483
Points: 18
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This is a naturally germinating acorn of Quercus boissieri, The Cyprus Oak, found in Israel at higher elevations in the Upper Galilee and the Golan Heights. While the acorn is above ground, the sprout has already taken root.

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  • roges Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 957 W: 0 N: 1329] (6264)
  • [2010-01-20 11:59]

Hi Ishi,
This qualification and excellent and beautiful rendering of this plant. Beautiful colors.
Have a nice evening,

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  • Argus Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5038 W: 260 N: 15594] (50626)
  • [2010-01-20 12:19]

Hello Ishi,
This is superb!
The colours are great and the vigour of spring is well shown in thias fine capture of a germinating Cyprus Oak acorn with excellent sharpness, colours and lighting.
Makes me long for spring!
Thanks and best regards,

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  • uleko Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3396 W: 172 N: 3310] (10940)
  • [2010-01-20 12:37]

Hej Ishi,
A beautiful macro of this sprouting acorn showing sharp details and lovely colours. I wonder if you can follow this up as it grows?
Many thanks and regards, Ulla

Beautiful capture...

Hello Ishi,
A great close approach to show this germinating acorn.
You've got a very sharp image, plentiful of colours and textures, thanks to the good lighting and proper settings used.
It's so harmonious the palette of colours displayed here.
Excellent work and thanks a lot for share it with us,

great capture ! Q. boissieri is found rarely also in samaria and Judea. dash Ori

Beautiful lesson of Nature.
Good colors and details in yours photo.
Best regards.Alin.

Beautiful macro
Good colors and details in yours photo.
Best regards

Bonjour Ishi,
Très intéressante publication.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

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