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Little Softie

By keith selmes  
My pinhole day photo for 2008.
Home made hole in beer can metal made with a needle, mounted on lens cap and extensions tubes to get about 150mm focal length.

Tags: Soft Specialist and abstract Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Pinhole 5d Bluebell

Voters: martin.w, climbing_orchid, crookymonsta and 12 more

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martin.w Plus
19 603 28 United Kingdom
4 May 2008 9:48PM
Clever use of a pinhole camera, different and very good Smile
CaroleA 14 5 3 England
4 May 2008 11:08PM
Very delicate and cleverly taken image.
ketch 13 770 50 Turks And Caicos Islands
4 May 2008 11:09PM
Clever - but also the image is so amazingly slight it is barely there - impressive, unprententious and understated ... (unlike my comment I am afraid!)
fauxtography 15 6.6k 36
5 May 2008 9:39AM
Very nice, light and bright which is unusal for a phinhole shot, a good subject and well done
conrad 16 10.9k 116
7 May 2008 10:51AM
Amazing that this came from a pinhole camera! I really like the effect - well done!!!
keith selmes 17 7.4k 1 United Kingdom
7 May 2008 5:51PM
thanks for the nice comments.
thing is, I wasn't too sure about going out to look for a special pinhole subject, so I just did what I usually do on an overcast day, and brought a small flower in from the garden. did a small batch of images with the pinhole just like trying out another lens.
I suppose its sticking with what you know.
(uh oh - one trick pony!)
Of course, it is an expensive digital pinhole camera.

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