Unsharpened Pencils

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Unsharpened Pencils

Tiia Vissak 1/12/2013 12:53:15 AM

a cool idea for a close-up! #1508443

Avril Young 1/12/2013 1:22:13 AM

wow,very creative indeed...terrific capture.. #10511161

Jeff Robinson 1/12/2013 3:53:40 AM

Well thought out and captured Brian! #10511226

Carolyn M. Fletcher 1/12/2013 4:17:07 AM

Yay!! I love this!! I'd never think of it. #10511247

Robert R. Goodman 1/12/2013 4:50:13 AM

Hi Brain,Excellent detail and macro.Wonderful lighting and clarity!!! #10511285

Marilyn Cornwell 1/12/2013 4:53:04 AM

Great subject and wonderful patterns! #10511294

Mary K. Robison 1/12/2013 5:03:04 AM

A unique full-frame macro, Brian. The clarity and details are outstanding. #10511306

isabel C. Zepeda 1/12/2013 9:21:55 AM


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

Ysa... #10511538

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/12/2013 10:19:27 AM

Great idea, nice textures and design! #10511593

John Connolly 1/12/2013 11:53:28 AM

Wonderful creative work here Brian! An outstanding macro capture! #10511698

Mariann Kovats 1/12/2013 12:19:45 PM

Another wonderful and creatice work, Brian! #10511722

Leslie McLain 1/12/2013 12:58:40 PM

Love the repetition, Brian. Very creative. #10511776

Kay E. Mahoney 1/12/2013 1:07:54 PM

Nice capture, Brian. Love the full frame of pencils. #10511799

Marijana Fajgl 1/12/2013 1:44:55 PM

What a great idea, Brian! Very creative! #10511923

Lindley Johnson 1/12/2013 3:03:30 PM

Another excellent idea for a macro, Brian, and beautifully executed! #10512022

Barbara Waldoch 1/12/2013 4:33:08 PM

Beautifully captured, Brian! #10512114

Barbara Mason 1/13/2013 11:45:59 PM

A superb idea Brian we are so used to seeing rows of sharpened pencils - clever you !!! #10514101

Ken Smith 1/14/2013 6:15:33 PM

That's got a unique look to it...a cool macro, Brian! #10515481

Heather Loewenhardt 1/14/2013 11:11:03 PM

Your creativity abounds. Perfect macro image. #10515699

Susan M. Campbell 2/21/2013 2:06:51 PM

A fabulous EOD shot. Nice clarity and very creative. #10578166

Heather Loewenhardt 2/25/2013 12:08:08 AM

Congrats on another wonderful finalist Brian. Good luck. #10582510

Cheryl Schneider 2/25/2013 3:24:29 AM

Congratulations, Brian! Great idea, well executed. #10582838

Liz blahh 2/25/2013 8:24:06 AM

Cool, congrats on your finalist! #10583556

isabel C. Zepeda 2/25/2013 9:44:10 AM


CONGRATULATIONS on this great finalist

Ysa... #10583910

Marijana Fajgl 2/25/2013 12:39:19 PM

Big congratulations, Brian! #10584339

Ann Coates 2/25/2013 3:32:42 PM

A fantastic image, congratulations on your finalist. #10584629

Tammy Espino 2/25/2013 6:38:11 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!:) #10585116

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/26/2013 8:29:11 AM

Congrats on another great finalist Brian!

jo ann c. #10586387

Amanda J. Tanner 2/26/2013 9:44:40 AM

Congratulations Brian! You have an excellent eye for detail! #10586526

Patricia A. Casey 3/5/2013 5:13:32 AM

still catching up on commenting from January's finalists/winners....another wonderful macro Brian.....Cheers ! #10597194

Merna L. Nobile 3/16/2013 10:29:47 AM

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

Kathy Salerni 4/28/2013 4:37:15 PM

Another creative Finalist, Brian, and a big congrats! #10671218

Robert R. Goodman 4/28/2013 6:09:17 PM

Big Congratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!!! #10671652

Susan Williams 4/28/2013 6:50:58 PM

Way to go, Brian! Congratulations on this great macro Finalist! #10671754

LeAnn Wood 5/12/2013 1:33:38 PM

Brian, Congratulations on this fantastic macro shot! Your vivid capture of the thin edge of yellow surrounding each pencil is exceptional. Well-deserved! #10691200

Sherran Andersen 5/26/2013 9:12:26 PM

Congrats. #10708263

Ann Coates 5/28/2013 9:32:58 PM

This is so cool, congratulations on your finalist. #10712936

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/2/2013 6:23:37 AM

Congrats on this kool Finalist Brian!

jo ann c. #10719159

Tammy Espino 7/30/2013 4:39:33 PM

congrats!!! #10788515

Tammy Espino 7/31/2013 8:22:26 PM

Congratulations on your win! #10790473

Robert R. Goodman 7/31/2013 8:41:34 PM

Hi Brian,Big congratulations on your beautiful win!!!! #10790559

Liz blahh 7/31/2013 8:43:05 PM

Congrats,Brian! #10790568

Photographer 7/31/2013 8:58:09 PM

I was very surprised to see this win Gold. Thank You Judges For This Award. I Am Very Grateful #10790627

Mariann Kovats 7/31/2013 11:51:27 PM

Huge congratulations on your gold, Brian! Wonderful capture and details! #10790826

Ann Coates 8/1/2013 2:14:19 AM

This is such a cool shot Brian. Congratulations on your Gold. #10790896

Renee Doyle 8/1/2013 4:26:55 AM

Congrats on your gold Brian! #10791180

Gail Sullivan 8/1/2013 5:07:28 AM

Such a unique and interesting abstract pattern ...congrats, Brian! #10791283

Nancy Marie Ricketts 8/1/2013 6:29:49 AM

Congratulations, Brian, on your wonderful GOLD winner! #10791482

Linda A. Braddock 8/1/2013 6:45:12 AM

Brian, Congratulations on this beautiful Gold Winner! #10791515

Sabrina Ryan 8/1/2013 7:38:06 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this cool Winning image, Brian #10791692

Photographer 8/1/2013 7:42:31 AM

Thank You Sabrina, Nancy and Linda For your kind words on my Gold Winner.. I appreciate it. #10791713

Susan Williams 8/1/2013 7:49:53 AM

Way to go, Brian! Congratulations on your Gold for this very creative macro, one of your specialties! #10791733

Claudia Kuhn 8/1/2013 9:30:40 AM

Wonderful patterns and detail Brian, congratulations on your win #10791963

Ken Smith 8/2/2013 6:31:32 AM

Congrats on your gold, Brian! #10793319

Linda S. Smith 8/2/2013 11:51:41 AM

Huge Congrats on winning the GOLD Brian! #10793608

Peggy Pfister 8/2/2013 5:02:42 PM

Nice job, Brian! Congrats on your winner! #10793871

Phyllis H. Burchett 8/4/2013 8:32:41 AM

Terrific Brian, congrats!!! #10795679

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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

Exif: F Number: 25, Exposure Bias Value: 1.33, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, return light detected, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 85.00 mm, Model: NIKON D7000

Uploaded on 1/12/2013 12:33:35 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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