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Macro Wright Fishhook cactus

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Macro Wright Fishhook cactus
The Wright fishhook cactus (Glandulicacttus uncinatus var. wrightii) have spines that are up to 4 inches long and strongly hooked. When viewed from a distance they can give this cactus the appearance of a clump of grass.
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Bobby Ray Goodman
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    Hi Emile,wonderful capture.I like the halo when the sun is setting.We have a lot of fishhook in the valley.Beautiful color and lighting!!!


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9/8/2010 8:24:25 AM

 
David Phalen
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Bet it doesn't feel like grass if you step on it! Terrific light, colors and details here Emile!!


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9/8/2010 9:00:39 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Excellent detail and capture Emile! Jeff


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9/8/2010 9:26:40 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Thanks Bobby, David and Jeff


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9/8/2010 10:50:11 AM

 
John Connolly
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Excellent detail here Emile, I don't think I would like to brush up against this one, that's for sure!


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9/8/2010 2:34:34 PM

 
Carol Eade
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Terrific details, Emile, I've never seen a cactus like that!


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9/8/2010 5:28:59 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Thanks John and Carol.


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9/9/2010 6:58:11 AM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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Emile, yikes, I would not want to tangle with these


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10/19/2010 8:51:30 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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They really hurt if they get in you.


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10/19/2010 9:31:56 AM

 
Anthony G. Comella
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Superb macro - eye appealing and beautiful!!!


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6/17/2012 8:34:02 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Thanks Tony.


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6/18/2012 7:56:47 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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WONDERFUL macro work my friend, GREAT clarity and lighting!! I hope you found Sweet-ums or at least find out she is safe. <><


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12/27/2012 1:24:49 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Thanks Nancy.


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12/27/2012 1:27:07 PM

 
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