Mundane objects hide all sorts of interesting details!
Crap on my desk:
My cheap "jewelry":
Here, for completeness' sake, I have included a photo taken by my pal MRB (who some of you got to meet in Boston) featuring myself and my new macro lens.
I promised a delicious twist - and here it is: My new macro lens was home-made for about $5 from a Pringles can, a pair of $1 magnifying lenses and tape, and attached to my Canon PowerShot A550 using a bit of clothes-hanger wire!
Finally, here is a shot of the makeshift macro apparatus before being inserted into the tube:
That first image of the lighter was actually taken this way, by manually aligning magnifying glasses!
|< Attn: misslake and baroo infidels. | BBC White season: 'Rivers of Blood' >|