Sharp as a Pencil

© Naomi Weiser

Sharp as a Pencil

Uploaded: January 24, 2006 10:49:15


- Jan 06, Details and Macro -
Cropped and whitened backrground with layers in Photoshop.

Exif: FNumber: 6.3, ExposureBiasValue: 0/3, ExposureTime: 0.01, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 200, WhiteBalance: manual white balance


Federico Collazuol January 24, 2006

Great job, Naomi! Love this shot! I wonder how you did it... #379960

January 24, 2006

Nice colors & comp. #2332899

Ivan Chacon January 24, 2006

Very cool shot!!! Love the colors #2333664

Naomi Weiser January 25, 2006

Thanks Federico, James & Ivan !!
I took a bunch of sharpened colored pencils, placed them in a wide glass and spread them around.I stacked the glass on a block for height. I put some playdough on the bottom of the center pencil to keep it in place. The background is a white sheet. I Used outdoor lighting. The picture is cropped a bit since I dont have a lens that will go close enough. I also played with layers in Photoshop to make the background whiter so the glass won't show as much. #2334949

Wendy Stevenson February 21, 2006

Congratulations Naomi on this fantastic finalist!! Best of luck to you in the next round. I really like your set up with the playdough on the bottom to keep it standing straight!! Good thinking! #2447872

Naomi Weiser February 21, 2006

Thanks wendy, good luck to you to. #2451129

Federico Collazuol February 22, 2006

Congrats, Naomi! #2451369

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