Flower Shots

posted on 23rd of may, 2009
I have two different type of emotions after again one submitted flower shot gets refused.

Explaination is: this is a very well covered subject in our data base or the subject of your image is too specific. This one sentence can say it all.

Firstly I am sad, secondly it makes me think that there is no point to post any other flower photo in the infinite future. Why? Because there are two types of flower photos. Ones that are very common flowers and are well covered like roses (990 pages up in DT).

Secondly there are flowers that are so rare that there are only few images online or none online.

There is no point in making another red rose shot - this I understand.

But sadly there is no point in uploading rare flowers and filling the holes in database,...

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Posted by Theclarkester on August 13, 2009
I beleive that flowers are always different, unless you have several close ups- I was advised to stay away from flowers and animals..... is this true?
Posted by Eclecticelegance on May 26, 2009
I have never had flower illustrations accepted, either. You could always try flower illustrations, though!

Here is one of mine, of a flower that does not grow in my area (it is native to England, I believe - I have just seen photos and read a book in which it is a symbol), a scarlet pimpernel:

 The Scarlet Pimpernel 
Posted by Ladyelvan on May 25, 2009
But there are never enough pictures of flowers...

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