The equipment used not shown in the EXIF data the Pentax Cable Release, the Silk able 300 dx tripod and the NEEWER RING 48 (a RING LIGHT.)
As for task I trying to capture ideas for desktop for my notebook Windows '7 machine as I am tried of the default ones from Microsoft and such thinking outside the box is that I have cropped to reflect 1280 x 800 pixels for it's screen over the largest I can upload for free is 600
at the largest size.
While the same post production work was opening in Camera-in-the-RAW and fixed the colour balance, and then opened in Adobe Photoshop Elements 7 and but instead of cropping to reflect the upload for my desktop I resized to 600 x 401 pixels and then applied the UNSHARP MASK but this was also done in my cropped version which I saved in JPEG format.
The only different
Close-up and macro