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Submitted as a twofer for the April Scavenger Hunt Challenge
and for the new Weekly Challenge: "New Beginnings".

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Canon EOS 40D ,Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro
1/10s f/9.0 at 100.0mm iso100 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
Fay Stout27-Apr-2010 00:40
These look like fiddlehead ferns. I have eaten them once.
(No... they didn't taste like chicken!)
Carl and Racine Erland23-Apr-2010 21:54
Great shot, Scott....ferns are such great subjects for photography! - Racine
Jola Dziubinska22-Apr-2010 23:09
Beautiful limp :)
Sandra Cooper22-Apr-2010 02:23
Fiddleheads? What are these? They look like ferns but maybe not; I have never heard of cooking them; It is a great photo ; a very interesting image.
waterfalls man22-Apr-2010 01:05
Excellent details V!!
An De Wilde21-Apr-2010 20:50
nice !
pkocinski21-Apr-2010 15:28
Fiddleheads! These are wonderful when cooked the correct way :-)
Roe..21-Apr-2010 13:15
fiddleheads..I recently picked them..great close-up :)
Frank Brault20-Apr-2010 22:03
A fine composition with lovely colors and light.
Dave Hein20-Apr-2010 08:14
Pretty. Nice deep rich color.
olivier bruning20-Apr-2010 06:55
beautiful new beginnings.....amazing nature!
Ken Duckert20-Apr-2010 03:22
A wonderful shot of the dance of the fern. Excellent!
Russ Rose20-Apr-2010 03:11
Nice image Scott. Thank you and Walter for taking this on.
Yvonne20-Apr-2010 03:07
Beautifully captured Scott! v
carolynne_w20-Apr-2010 02:30
This is a beautiful shot of ferns! A new beginning!
carol j. phipps20-Apr-2010 02:05
Wonderful detail!
Inga Morozoff20-Apr-2010 01:02
Fiddleheads? Yummy!
sandy barbour20-Apr-2010 00:01
Excellent details Scott on this gorgeous fern about to burst open.
LynnH19-Apr-2010 22:51
Beautiful macro. I love these new beginnings!! V
Brenda19-Apr-2010 22:17
oh, most definitely least at the time of the photograph. Love this!
Mairéad19-Apr-2010 21:06
Beautiful macro of these unfurling ferns,
Chris(tine)19-Apr-2010 20:31
I love it when the bracken is like this.
sue anne19-Apr-2010 19:56
Beautiful of the beginning of the ferns.
McGarva19-Apr-2010 19:37
Spot on DOF and pin pin sharp processing!
Scott Browne19-Apr-2010 19:24
Very interesting sprouts. Lots of character.
laine19-Apr-2010 19:16
Very new beginnings & limp only until they start to shot!!
Norbert Fortelny19-Apr-2010 19:12
Well done and seen.
Johnny JAG19-Apr-2010 18:47
Nice shot.
Bernard Davis19-Apr-2010 18:15
Lovely composition. They may be limp now, but I bet they'll soon be upstanding.
Walter O. Koenig19-Apr-2010 18:09
A great beginning with this fascinating image. Great details and beautiful tones.
Stephanie19-Apr-2010 17:44
Looks like the rebirth of ferns. SOOOOOO beautiful Scott! V
John19-Apr-2010 17:34
Oh yes, emerging and rising to the light. Excellent shot. Really love it. ~V~
Kathryn19-Apr-2010 17:30
Reminds me of the 'Day of the Triffids'.
Nice shot. V
maggie_falconi19-Apr-2010 17:20
Fantastic image Scott, I feel I can almost touch them!V
Patricia Kay19-Apr-2010 17:19
Beautiful image of the begining of life...BV
Kevin Chester19-Apr-2010 16:50
But soon ready to unfurl and spring into life
Paolo Peggi (aka Bracciodiferro)19-Apr-2010 16:01
Fantastic composition and mood. V.
Coleen Perilloux Landry19-Apr-2010 15:59
Lovely, You can fry them, you know but that is like killing your cat. This, like when bulbs first burst out of the soil, is my favorite time of the plant.
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