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Laccaria amethystina

Laccaria amethystina
Photo Information
Copyright: Yves Peeters (dryas) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 110] (1307)
Genre: Fungi
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-10
Categories: Fungi
Camera: Canon EOS 70D, Canon EF 100 mm F2.8 Macro USM
Exposure: f/8, 1/30 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
Date Submitted: 2015-10-22 4:03
Viewed: 955
Favorites: 1 [view]
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Brightly colored mushroom.
Genus Laccaria.
Grows on moss.
Color name of mineral Amethyst.
Described in 1778 by English botanist William Hudson.

Amethystzwam - Rode koolzwam.

Another pic in my workshop.
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realy great macro..nicely presented

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2015-10-22 10:53]

Hello Yves,
Another lovely species and great catch with fine details and nice colours.
Regards Sigi

Hello Yves,

Beautiful ! Excellent BG and well foreground details. Well focus on fungi. Good work....
Thanks for sharing,

Artistic cropping
nice posture
clear work

Hello Yves
superb shot !! i love the amethyst color of this fungus and the great sharpness, even the moss in the foreground is well detailled, the excellent blurred BG gives a wonderful 3D effect
Have a good night

hallo Yves
leuke compositie met prachtig paars
gr lou

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-10-23 13:33]

Hi Yves,magnificent choice of point of view to show us completely this curious specie,impressive sharpness and incredible colors,very well done.Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

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