More Than Meets The Eye

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© Mike Melnotte
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Photo Info
UploadedJuly 21, 2009
TakenJuly 19, 2009
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D5000
Exposure1/125 sec at f/5.6
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length52 mm
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I love how macro photos give you a whole different perspective on things. The middle of my son's back looks as smooth and unblemished as can be, but with a closeup and some contrast the fine hairs there look more like cactus needles.

In the Abstract photo essay.

9 responses

  • Bruce Baker

    Bruce Baker   gave props (20 Jul 2009):

    What a creative idea, with masterful results! Well done!

  • Bermi Shutter

    Bermi Shutter gave props (20 Jul 2009):

    very cool!

  • Udo Michelbrink

    Udo Michelbrink gave props (21 Jul 2009):

    cool shot!

  • Kevin House

    Kevin House gave props (21 Jul 2009):

    wonderful abstract composition

  • Christopher Long

    Christopher Long gave props (22 Jul 2009):

    Awesome shot.

  • Richard Johnson

    Richard Johnson gave props (22 Jul 2009):

    Reminds me why I really need to buy a macro lense! Macro can be so fascinating.

  • Bostjan Kosir

    Bostjan Kosir gave props (22 Jul 2009):

    Great idea for a different take on macro photography... very cool!

  • marc ling

    marc ling gave props (25 Jul 2009):

    artsy ... you are sure your son is not an alien mix ;)

  • s w

    s w gave props (26 Jul 2009):

    this is so creative. makes me want to go out and get a macro lens right this sec. amazing shot and idea!

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