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Unsharpened Pencils
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Unsharpened Pencils
Unsharpened Pencils

Detailed Imaged Of Unsharpened Pencils.

85mm VR Macro Lens, ISO 200, f/25, 1/125s, SB-700 Speedlight

Basic Adjustments Applied In PS CS6

Category: Details & Macro

© Brian M. Jones
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Tiia Vissak
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    a cool idea for a close-up!

1/12/2013 12:53:15 AM

 
Avril Young
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wow,very creative indeed...terrific capture..

1/12/2013 1:22:13 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Well thought out and captured Brian!

1/12/2013 3:53:40 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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Yay!! I love this!! I'd never think of it.

1/12/2013 4:17:07 AM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Hi Brain,Excellent detail and macro.Wonderful lighting and clarity!!!

1/12/2013 4:50:13 AM

 
Marilyn Cornwell
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Great subject and wonderful patterns!

1/12/2013 4:53:04 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
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A unique full-frame macro, Brian. The clarity and details are outstanding.

1/12/2013 5:03:04 AM

 
isabel C. Zepeda
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Brian

wow very unique photo,lots of clarity and colore,great macro

Ysa...

1/12/2013 9:21:55 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Great idea, nice textures and design!

1/12/2013 10:19:27 AM

 
John Connolly
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Wonderful creative work here Brian! An outstanding macro capture!

1/12/2013 11:53:28 AM

 
Mariann Kovats
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Another wonderful and creatice work, Brian!

1/12/2013 12:19:45 PM

 
Leslie McLain
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Love the repetition, Brian. Very creative.

1/12/2013 12:58:40 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Nice capture, Brian. Love the full frame of pencils.

1/12/2013 1:07:54 PM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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What a great idea, Brian! Very creative!

1/12/2013 1:44:55 PM

 
Lindley Johnson
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Another excellent idea for a macro, Brian, and beautifully executed!

1/12/2013 3:03:30 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Beautifully captured, Brian!

1/12/2013 4:33:08 PM

 
Barbara Mason
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A superb idea Brian we are so used to seeing rows of sharpened pencils - clever you !!!

1/13/2013 11:45:59 PM

 
Ken Smith
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That's got a unique look to it...a cool macro, Brian!

1/14/2013 6:15:33 PM

 
Heather Loewenhardt
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Your creativity abounds. Perfect macro image.

1/14/2013 11:11:03 PM

 
Susan M. Campbell
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A fabulous EOD shot. Nice clarity and very creative.

2/21/2013 2:06:51 PM

 
Heather Loewenhardt
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Congrats on another wonderful finalist Brian. Good luck.

2/25/2013 12:08:08 AM

 
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Congratulations, Brian! Great idea, well executed.

2/25/2013 3:24:29 AM

 
Liz Bullock
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Cool, congrats on your finalist!

2/25/2013 8:24:06 AM

 
isabel C. Zepeda
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Brian

CONGRATULATIONS on this great finalist

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2/25/2013 9:44:10 AM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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Big congratulations, Brian!

2/25/2013 12:39:19 PM

 
Ann Coates
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A fantastic image, congratulations on your finalist.

2/25/2013 3:32:42 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congratulations on your finalist!:)

2/25/2013 6:38:11 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congrats on another great finalist Brian!

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2/26/2013 8:29:11 AM

 
Amanda J. Tanner
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Congratulations Brian! You have an excellent eye for detail!

2/26/2013 9:44:40 AM

 
PATRICIA A. CASEY
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still catching up on commenting from January's finalists/winners....another wonderful macro Brian.....Cheers !

3/5/2013 5:13:32 AM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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What a great way to start a new year! Your award winning photographs go from Editor’s Pick to Finalist and hopefully to Gold.
CONGRATULATIONS for the month of January, 2013!

3/16/2013 10:29:47 AM

 
Kathy Salerni
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Another creative Finalist, Brian, and a big congrats!

4/28/2013 4:37:15 PM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Big Congratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!!!

4/28/2013 6:09:17 PM

 
Susan Williams
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Way to go, Brian! Congratulations on this great macro Finalist!

4/28/2013 6:50:58 PM

 
LeAnn Wood
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Brian, Congratulations on this fantastic macro shot! Your vivid capture of the thin edge of yellow surrounding each pencil is exceptional. Well-deserved!

5/12/2013 1:33:38 PM

 
Sherran Andersen
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Congrats.

5/26/2013 9:12:26 PM

 
Ann Coates
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This is so cool, congratulations on your finalist.

5/28/2013 9:32:58 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Congrats on this kool Finalist Brian!

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6/2/2013 6:23:37 AM

 
Tammy Espino
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congrats!!!

7/30/2013 4:39:33 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congratulations on your win!

7/31/2013 8:22:26 PM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Hi Brian,Big congratulations on your beautiful win!!!!

7/31/2013 8:41:34 PM

 
Liz Bullock
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Congrats,Brian!

7/31/2013 8:43:05 PM

 
Brian M. Jones
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I was very surprised to see this win Gold. Thank You Judges For This Award. I Am Very Grateful

7/31/2013 8:58:09 PM

 
Mariann Kovats
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Huge congratulations on your gold, Brian! Wonderful capture and details!

7/31/2013 11:51:27 PM

 
Ann Coates
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This is such a cool shot Brian. Congratulations on your Gold.

8/1/2013 2:14:19 AM

 
Renee Doyle
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Congrats on your gold Brian!

8/1/2013 4:26:55 AM

 
Gail P. Sullivan
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Such a unique and interesting abstract pattern ...congrats, Brian!

8/1/2013 5:07:28 AM

 
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Congratulations, Brian, on your wonderful GOLD winner!

8/1/2013 6:29:49 AM

 
Linda A. Braddock
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Brian, Congratulations on this beautiful Gold Winner!

8/1/2013 6:45:12 AM

 
Sabrina L. Ryan
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CONGRATULATIONS on this cool Winning image, Brian

8/1/2013 7:38:06 AM

 
Brian M. Jones
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Thank You Sabrina, Nancy and Linda For your kind words on my Gold Winner.. I appreciate it.

8/1/2013 7:42:31 AM

 
Susan Williams
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Way to go, Brian! Congratulations on your Gold for this very creative macro, one of your specialties!

8/1/2013 7:49:53 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
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Wonderful patterns and detail Brian, congratulations on your win

8/1/2013 9:30:40 AM

 
Ken Smith
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Congrats on your gold, Brian!

8/2/2013 6:31:32 AM

 
Linda S. Smith
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Huge Congrats on winning the GOLD Brian!

8/2/2013 11:51:41 AM

 
Peggy J. Pfister
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Nice job, Brian! Congrats on your winner!

8/2/2013 5:02:42 PM

 
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Terrific Brian, congrats!!!

8/4/2013 8:32:41 AM

 
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