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Copyright: Claude Naef (clnaef) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 778 W: 67 N: 645] (6814)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-04-28
Categories: Molluscs
Camera: Canon EOS 5D, Canon MP-E 65mm f2.8 1-5x
Exposure: f/16, 1/125 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Snails in the World [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-05-15 12:37
Viewed: 3677
Favorites: 2 [view]
Points: 66
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Comme la nature est belle ! Il suffit d'ouvrir les yeux.
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Hello Claude,
Very original and beautiful composition. You've done a great image with only a few elements. Perfect ilumionations and nice colours

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  • Mana Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1772 W: 36 N: 5597] (18598)
  • [2007-05-15 12:47]

Hi Claude,
Splendid shot - very artistic. Very neat and sharp. Superb colours and great lighting work. I like the black BG and it actually enhances the beauty of the shot. Nicely composed and presented. Kudos.

bonjour claude
c'est bien vrai!et même un coquille devient oeuvre d'art avec votre oeil et matos.
j'aime beaucoup

That's like artwork, like a modern decoration.
Hi Claude, a pretty arrangement with wonderful colours and a perfect dark BG.
Thanks and greetings
Sabine - wishnugaruda

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  • uleko Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3396 W: 172 N: 3310] (10940)
  • [2007-05-15 13:04]

Hello Claude,
Brilliant composition! Simple, beautiful and interesting! Sharp details and very fine colours and the black background is perfect here! Well done!
TFS and regards, Ulla

Bon jour Claude,

this is a lovely image. Really well composed and put together.

I could see a large version of this hanging in the lobby of some hyper modern office block.


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  • fiyo Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1053 W: 5 N: 3475] (15161)
  • [2007-05-15 13:21]

Hello Claude,
Excellent composition, POV and colours. I also like frame. Good work!

Hi Claude,
Wonderful composition.
And very nice background

Hello Claude
What a great POV here,
Perfect composition and lighting,
Fantastic colors and BG,Superb shot.

Good Luck

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  • mikou Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 869 W: 68 N: 1479] (6093)
  • [2007-05-15 14:14]

Hi Claude.
Amazing composition with diagonalle lines.I like your work with light.It looks like modern art.Great contrasty colors.Very nice work.
Thanks,with greeting Milos.

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  • marjan Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 459 W: 14 N: 366] (2685)
  • [2007-05-15 14:23]

hi claude, excelent shot with good POV and nice motive.

Verry good framing and light. How do you managed to get such light effect?

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  • GLEM Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor [C: 540 W: 87 N: 750] (10)
  • [2007-05-15 15:11]

salut Claude
une image très graphique, les brins dorés sont bien vu sur le BG noir. Belle diagonale.


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  • delic Gold Star Critiquer [C: 440 W: 6 N: 310] (898)
  • [2007-05-15 15:27]

Bonsoir Claude,
Wonderful composition full of interesting geometry. Well seen and photographed. Regards,

Salut Claude,
J'aime beaucoup le résultat de cette prise de vue.
Bravo pour le coup d'oeil et le traitement de l'image, l'aspect graphique est remarquable.

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  • nimou Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 148 W: 1 N: 687] (3171)
  • [2007-05-15 15:58]

Superbe maitrise de la lumiere claude, ni un reflet sur la queratine. Chapeau.

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  • joey Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1739 W: 224 N: 6872] (24909)
  • [2007-05-15 16:26]

Hi Claude,
the composition is superb.
The lighting creates a great atmosphere aswell.
Well done,

Extra : Magnifique netteté
Merci de cette qualité

Hello Claude,
This is a piece of art work. Beautifully composed and well exposed. Dark background is perfect for this picture. Colors are vivid. Regards,

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2007-05-16 5:36]

Bonjour Claude,
Très artistique ta photo. Belle lumière, présentation dépouillée, magnifique. Que dire de plus? Bravo

Hello Claude,
Very artictic composition! I like it a lot! DOF, POV, and details are very good but the composition is the best for me! :>

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  • rimas Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 157 W: 3 N: 667] (5094)
  • [2007-05-16 10:19]

Bonjour Claude,
Super shot! Fantastic beau idéal composition. With simplicity of nature you've done a great art work.

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  • jaycee Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2454 W: 10 N: 8044] (25460)
  • [2007-05-16 10:53]

Hi Claude,

This is a piece of art! The composition is superb with marvelous colors and details. Just amazing!


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  • rdfoto Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 372 W: 0 N: 719] (3295)
  • [2007-05-16 16:20]

Bonsoir Claude
C'est si vrais, il suffit d'ouvrir les yeux.
Très belle composition naturelle et très graphique,
netteté, cadrage et les yeux du photographe nous laisse un résultat magnifique. Félicitations
Amicalement Robi

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  • jmp Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1659 W: 95 N: 2273] (8415)
  • [2007-05-18 11:16]

Hi Claude,
Not so easy to show a snail in such a beautiful way. A perfect tribute to this awesome geometry.
TFS, José M.

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  • izler Gold Star Critiquer [C: 1387 W: 3 N: 9] (44)
  • [2007-05-18 16:36]

merhaba Claude
here is wonderful close-up working on this beautiful snail with nice ambience...
composition, point of view, depth of field, dark background, lighting, colours, details and using of flash are great
thanks for sharing

Hi Claude, you are right, nature is beautiful also in this simple manifestation, splendid geometric natural composition, very well done, have a nice week end, ciao Silvio

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  • SkyF Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2234 W: 188 N: 1912] (8073)
  • [2007-05-23 11:53]

Hello Claude,
this looks fabulous, very well composed and the lighting is lovely.
Very well captured, POV, sharpness and colors are great.

Hello Claude,
This is an interesting composition, very eye-catching!
Attractive lines in the composition, leadin g my eyes straight to the subject...
Macro work is well done!
Pablo -

:-) OK-

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  • Crettaz (118)
  • [2007-05-31 14:56]

Bonjour Claude

En effet, la nature offre de magnifiques choses, superbment mise en valeur par ta photo

je reste en admiration devant tant de pureté

Bravo, excellent week end


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  • kjpweb Gold Star Critiquer [C: 326 W: 86 N: 1084] (4788)
  • [2007-06-13 16:22]

Very artistic and elegant composition! Excellent!

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  • osse Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 955 W: 0 N: 89] (7805)
  • [2007-07-17 13:44]

Hi Claude
Simple and beautiful composition.
Well done


great pic, great composition, TFS Ori

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