Can You See It?

By | 2016-12-18T17:01:28+00:00 October 8th, 2009|14 Comments

3993550813_e831b8be65_oCanon 7D, Lensbaby Composer, ISO 1600, 1/80th at f/4, +10 and +4 Macro accessories.
Edited in Adobe Lightroom and Nik Silver Efex Pro.

Can you guess what this is? I photographed it in my home with my Lensbaby Composer, stacking up the +4 and +10 macro adapters. Let me know what you think it is in the comments … I’ll post the answer tomorrow!

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  1. Elijah October 8, 2009 at 5:28 pm - Reply

    Worm from the movie DUNE?! ha ha

  2. Teresa Register October 8, 2009 at 5:32 pm - Reply

    Beautiful! I love the motion and depth. My only guess would be that it’s the center of a flower…

  3. ko October 8, 2009 at 5:33 pm - Reply

    The tips from a bunch of flowers?
    The legs of a spider or other insect?

  4. Todd October 8, 2009 at 5:33 pm - Reply

    I’m gonna guess calamari – is it dinner yet?

  5. Jason Cate October 8, 2009 at 5:42 pm - Reply

    I’m going to guess ones of those “air plants”

  6. Bill October 8, 2009 at 5:42 pm - Reply

    Dust Bunny?

  7. Adam Graham October 8, 2009 at 5:55 pm - Reply

    “A shrivelly tomato top,” according to my wife.

  8. Tim Limon October 8, 2009 at 6:04 pm - Reply

    Dried flower?

  9. Kevin Pepin October 8, 2009 at 7:03 pm - Reply

    I think it’s some type of fruit. Maybe the dried up blossom on the bottom of an apple.

  10. justin Prather October 8, 2009 at 7:22 pm - Reply

    the staymens and pistols on a flower?

  11. Keith Macke October 8, 2009 at 8:09 pm - Reply

    A dead bug.

  12. Nicola October 8, 2009 at 9:00 pm - Reply

    I vote for the shrivelled tomato top.

  13. Jeremy October 9, 2009 at 9:09 am - Reply

    I’m there with Adam’s wife. Tomato.

  14. aduro October 9, 2009 at 3:42 pm - Reply

    I agree, a Tomato stem.

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