Brings back memories of childhood. Regards Derek
Derek Geer Well we all need that now and then Derek ~ All the best ~ nick
They are wonderful things close-up these dandelion clocks. Well taken Nick.
skida ~ So accurate too Keith ~~~ simply timeless craftsmanship
I feel like it is 5 after 7 dear Nick! :) but nonetheless, it IS "Time" for me to catch up with you, and so many others, and will when I can find time!
"Timely wishes" and a hug too my friend,
QofC:) warmest wishes, ~~Sarah~~ with my like attached!
*Sarah O * ~ I think it must be time for tea and cakes dear Sarah :~)Enjoy the summer and save Pano for the cold winter months perhaps :~) Hope you are well and that Mr O is looking after you ~ Hugs and best wishes to you ~ nick
Nadia Kushnir Thanks ~~~ :~)
Hello Nick i have opened this to full size and it looks like 09:29:05 to me :))
another well taken shot my friend and what fantastic detail held within .. YS-L for sure
best wishes .. steve
Steve. D I reckon you rang the speaking clock Steve thanks for the YSL this must be a swiss movement ~ All the best ~ nick
HA HA i rang the "Extra info" :))
well, Nick, you see there who turns out to be a "smartie pants" :)))
Steve. D oh that is so easy Steve :~)
Sarah O ~ See what you mean Sarah :~))))
You really do excel at this kind of shot, an everyday scene which you have turned into a beautiful picture. As for the time, well I have known people purposely set the time on their camera clocks wrong, so maybe a better method might be to start from an average diameter of the flower, calculate the angle of the sun from the size of shadow in the photo, and using the lat/long of Chalfont St Peter, calculate what time it must have been for the sun to cast such a shadow!
(Alternatively, just blow the seeds off!)
Peterprivatebox ~ LOL A great solution Peter but I suspect that your alternative is a lot easier even if less accurate :~) Have a great weekend ~ nick
Good quality macro here, Nick. Never heard of them referred to as clocks. i too looked at the full image, trying to figure how Steve read the time :) Took me a while ;) Peter's reply was hilarious, and i dare not attempt to top.
best wishes all. stacy
stacy metcalf I agree that Peter's reply hits the high spots, now everything is going digital, I'm not sure what the future holds :~)
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