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Pholiota astragalina

Pholiota astragalina
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Copyright: Szabo Jozsef (joska) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 806 W: 0 N: 4092] (22535)
Genre: Fungi
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-10-14
Categories: Fungi
Camera: Nikon D 300s, Sigma 80- 400mm f4.5-5.6 APO DG OS
Exposure: f/10.0, 1/40 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-10-17 1:10
Viewed: 3323
Points: 22
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Pholiota astragalina (Fr.) Singer Cap 2-5cm across, cone-shaped with an obtuse umbo, becoming flatly bell-shaped with a spreading or upturning or wavy margin; pinky-orange or apricot with a paler margin, fading in age and discoloring blackish in places; smooth, sticky or slimy when wet, pallid, hairy veil remnants on the margin. Gills sharply and deeply adnexed, appearing free, close, moderately broad; orange-yellow, but discoloring where bruised. Stem 50-90 x 4-7mm, hollow; pale yellow to drab orange at the base, brownish where handled; fibrous. Veil yellow. Flesh pliant, watery; orange to yellowish orange. Odor distinct. Taste bitter. Spores oval to ellipsoid, smooth, with a minute germ pore, 5.5-6.5 x 3.5-4ľ. Deposit brown. Habitat singly or in small groups on logs, stumps, and rotting coniferous wood. Found Europe and in northeastern North America, the Pacific Northwest, and California. Season August-October. Not edible.

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interesting mushrooms. unique species. good lighting and shades. good framing. tfs.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2012-10-17 4:49]

Hi Jozsef,a magnificent capture in style "euroblinkie"...hee....i like a lot the perfect exposure to take so well the light reflections on the wet mushrooms surface,very nice and rich composition and great details and colors.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

hello Jozsef
super picture of this beautiful group
great details and good sharpness
thanks greeting lou

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2012-10-17 6:25]

Wow..so many at one place..well captured..interesting species. tfs.

hello Szabo,
cluster of fungi with good colour and perfect sharpness. nice PoV.
vest wishes,

Szia Jóska,
Öröm nézni ezt az igencsak népes tökegomba családot,ahogyan kiváncsian emelik süvegüket,az erdő avarja fölé.Hű a keret,a részletek,a színek.-Gratula!

Hello Szabo
I agree with Luciano.Fantastic capture in the Laurens style eheh.Amazing colours,light and details.Thank You.
Have a nice day!
Best regards

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2012-10-17 10:21]

Hello Joszef,
It's fungi season everywhere in Europe! You have seen a whole family, not to speak of a whole school class...
Well chosen low point of view, natural colors too. Well seen!
Kind regards

Ciao Szabo.
Simpatica foto di questo raggruppamento di funghi,eccellente la nitidezza con notevoli dettagli,belli i colori autunnali,ottima la composizione,mi piace bella .
Ciao Marco.

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2012-10-17 11:31]

Hello Szabo,
superb photo of an interesting and beautiful group of fungi. Good composition, wonderful lighting and impressive sharpness.Best regards Siggi

Ciao Joszef, lovely family of beautiful mushrooms, wonderful colors, splendid sharpness and great light, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

Interesting subject and Great photo Joska! Good composition and impressive sharpness! The lighting and the colours are fantastic!

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