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Unsharpened Pencils

Tiia Vissak January 12, 2013

a cool idea for a close-up! #1508443

Avril Young January 12, 2013

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

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe January 12, 2013

Well thought out and captured Brian! #10511226

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe January 12, 2013

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

Robert R. Goodman level-addict January 12, 2013

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

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe January 12, 2013

Great subject and wonderful patterns! #10511294

Mary K. Robison January 12, 2013

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

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic January 12, 2013


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

Ysa... #10511538

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe January 12, 2013

Great idea, nice textures and design! #10511593

John Connolly January 12, 2013

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

Mariann Kovats level-classic January 12, 2013

Another wonderful and creatice work, Brian! #10511722

Leslie McLain level-deluxe January 12, 2013

Love the repetition, Brian. Very creative. #10511776

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic January 12, 2013

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

Marijana Fajgl level-classic January 12, 2013

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

Lindley Johnson level-classic January 12, 2013

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

Barbara Waldoch level-classic January 12, 2013

Beautifully captured, Brian! #10512114

Barbara Mason level-classic January 13, 2013

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

Ken Smith level-classic January 14, 2013

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

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe January 14, 2013

Your creativity abounds. Perfect macro image. #10515699

Susan M. Campbell February 21, 2013

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

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe February 25, 2013

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

Cheryl Schneider February 25, 2013

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

Liz blahh February 25, 2013

Cool, congrats on your finalist! #10583556

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic February 25, 2013


CONGRATULATIONS on this great finalist

Ysa... #10583910

Marijana Fajgl level-classic February 25, 2013

Big congratulations, Brian! #10584339

Ann Coates level-classic February 25, 2013

A fantastic image, congratulations on your finalist. #10584629

Tammy Espino February 25, 2013

Congratulations on your finalist!:) #10585116

JO ANN CLEVELAND February 26, 2013

Congrats on another great finalist Brian!

jo ann c. #10586387

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic February 26, 2013

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

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe March 05, 2013

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

Merna L. Nobile March 16, 2013

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!

Kathy Salerni level-classic April 28, 2013

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

Robert R. Goodman level-addict April 28, 2013

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

Susan Williams level-classic April 28, 2013

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

LeAnn Wood May 12, 2013

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 level-classic May 26, 2013

Congrats. #10708263

Ann Coates level-classic May 28, 2013

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

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 02, 2013

Congrats on this kool Finalist Brian!

jo ann c. #10719159

Tammy Espino July 30, 2013

congrats!!! #10788515

Tammy Espino July 31, 2013

Congratulations on your win! #10790473

Robert R. Goodman level-addict July 31, 2013

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

Liz blahh July 31, 2013

Congrats,Brian! #10790568

July 31, 2013

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

Mariann Kovats level-classic July 31, 2013

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

Ann Coates level-classic August 01, 2013

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

Renee Doyle level-classic August 01, 2013

Congrats on your gold Brian! #10791180

Gail Sullivan level-classic August 01, 2013

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

Nancy Marie Ricketts August 01, 2013

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

Linda A. Braddock level-classic August 01, 2013

Brian, Congratulations on this beautiful Gold Winner! #10791515

August 01, 2013

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

Susan Williams level-classic August 01, 2013

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

Claudia Kuhn level-classic August 01, 2013

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

Ken Smith level-classic August 02, 2013

Congrats on your gold, Brian! #10793319

Linda S. Smith level-classic August 02, 2013

Huge Congrats on winning the GOLD Brian! #10793608

Peggy Pfister level-classic August 02, 2013

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

Phyllis H. Burchett August 04, 2013

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 January 12, 2013

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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