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Tunas (aka Prickly Pears)
Tunas (aka Prickly Pears)
Germaine


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Collection: January 2019 -- Get Moving
Camera: Canon EOS-7D Mark II
Lens: Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 USM Macro
Location: Northern Southern California
Date: Jan 17, 2019
Aperture: f/3.2
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/200
Galleries: Urban, High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2019

Viewed: 132
Comments: 6
Favorites: 0

Get off your rear end and take pictures.

The fruit of the cactus and supposedly one of the world's super fruit -- loaded with antioxidants and other good things. However, it is also loaded with tiny spines that are most irritating when they get on your hands and will go through leather gloves so I just leave them on the cactus and admire them.


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01/19/2019 05:08:29 PM
Nature never ceases to amaze. So much that we take for granted. Simple and nice.
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01/18/2019 10:41:20 AM
I like the depth of field and the bright magenta ag. the softer greens. Nicely captured.
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01/18/2019 09:41:01 AM
Odd and almost clumsy way to grow a fruit but beautifully captured
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01/18/2019 09:11:18 AM
I like the pop of color on this. It adds a nice balance.
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01/18/2019 08:07:03 AM
Well I've never tasted one of them, however they do look beautiful indeed.
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01/18/2019 04:11:52 AM
i look back 10 years or so ...
OMG .. its been that long .. !! ..
when we were in the side challenges ..
the growth as photographers that i see in so many ppl here is just wonderful ..

and its funny .. but i look back on photos i took back then .. which i was pleased with .. and i'm almost mortified .. and think of removing them off the site .. i really hope that isnt happening for me too much now .. altho .. trouble is i wont know for a while .. ;)

but when i first saw this .. thats exactly what i thought .. about the growth as photographers ..
also that this is just marvellous .. the colours are jumping off the page .. those red cactus fruit things look 3D .. they are about to drop onto my tablet ..
what a wonderful image Germaine .. the greens and the red fruit popping out .. the background .. perfect dof .. excellent .. :)

i should proof read before i post .. eh .. !! .. ;)

Message edited by author 2019-01-18 04:12:39.
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