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Sago Palm
Cycas revoluta

Taken with my Raynox DCR-250 macro adapter with a CCRRFD MiLC ring flash diffuser.

Thanks for all the views and comments. I knew it was good, but I am amazed how popular this photo has been. It reached over 2000 views and 200 favs in one week. That is more than double the views my second most popular got in that time. It also reached 3000 views and 320 favs in 13 days.

Winner of the Weekly Photo Contest (May 26-June 2) in the The World Through My Eyes.

Third place winner in the weekly Open Theme Photo Contest (May 29-June 5) in Karma.

Winner of Photo of the Month for June in Impressed by your Beauty.

Winner of the Macro contest in An Awesome Shot on June 24.

Chosen to be used in a limited edition 2008 calender by Debi Bodett of 33 Image Design.

(Explore: 16 on Tuesday, May 22, 2007)

Jeff Holbrook, sadalit, lynnirene, and 2665 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. Jocelyn777 11 months ago | reply

    Beautiful details, amazing waterdrops. I love it!

  2. chinasky1975 11 months ago | reply

    Fantastic capture!

  3. Joosep Kivimäe 11 months ago | reply

    waaaat, amazing take, really breath taking.

  4. virole_bridee 11 months ago | reply

    I wish there were a means to put Favorite on all shots in the

    album. And do so automatically each time you post one shot in it!

  5. scarbody 11 months ago | reply

    Seen in:
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  6. mamietherese1 11 months ago | reply

    Excellent macro ! Compliments !
    saw this wonderful image in: PicturePerfect (INVITE ONLY)
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  7. jd.echenard 11 months ago | reply

    Delightful image,brillant composition,wish you one happy week,best regards,jeanda.

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  8. artland 11 months ago | reply

    Congratulations!
    This is a wonderful shot!
    You are invited to post it to:


    artland

  9. Stickyemu 10 months ago | reply

    This Awe and Admiration inspiring Masterpiece was seen in:
    Sublime Masterpiece ( Admin Invite Only )

  10. @petra 10 months ago | reply

    Seen in:
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  11. Carla Robalo Martins 8 months ago | reply

    Seen in:
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  12. Nina Matthews Photography 7 months ago | reply

    I do like this shot ~ Thanks for sharing !

  13. Thibault Toulemonde 5 months ago | reply

    waow beautiful shot !

  14. kaylameredithmorgan 5 months ago | reply

    absolutely amazing.

  15. tugboat1952 2 months ago | reply

    congrats on the favs and views, amazing shot...I googled creative abstract and this was in with the 40 top images

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