The Ruins 2008

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Photo Info
UploadedJuly 8, 2012
TakenJuly 1, 2012
ModelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure2.5 sec at f/22
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length150 mm
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Q: what happened to the themes and the challenges?

A: Do you know?

Photo license: © All rights reserved

ISO 50, 2.5 sec, f/22, 150mm

This was a movie about Killer plants in Mexcio.

The Locals know about the plants and offer sacrifices to them.

19 responses

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (7 Jul 2012):

    This is really pretty...I am not sure why, but it reminds me of a ball of cockle burrs...Lots of sharpness in your shot..

  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (8 Jul 2012):

    Nice handling of tones.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (8 Jul 2012):

    A wonderful macro!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (8 Jul 2012):

    Looks like a mass of little sea creatures!! Wonderful macro!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

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  • Carlo Pagan

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  • Yaz Hawkins

    Yaz Hawkins said (8 Jul 2012):

    Wow! I know it's some kind of plant but I have never seen it before. It does look like some kind of sea creatures!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (9 Jul 2012):

    Wicked cool image.

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon gave props (10 Jul 2012):

    Cool indeed! Love the intricate detail and tones!

  • Pedro Teixeira

    Pedro Teixeira gave props (10 Jul 2012):

    Excellent !

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (14 Jul 2012):

    Wonderful color and texture.

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (14 Jul 2012):

    awesome, Joe!

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (14 Jul 2012):


  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (20 Jul 2012):

    I don't know what it is, but I like it!

  • Katherine Nak

    Katherine Nak   gave props (28 Jul 2012):

    Fabulous detail, and focus. Wonderful art!

  • Marcus Hammerschmitt

    Marcus Hammerschmitt   gave props (4 Sep 2012):


  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (5 Sep 2012):

    A most unique plant and photo. I like it a lot!

  • Christy Popkes

    Christy Popkes said (28 Apr 2013):

    Amazing detail !! Such a unique shot ---

  • Vicki Koch

    Vicki Koch gave props (4 Nov 2017):

    what wonderful clear colors you have captured here.

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