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Snowflake macro: alien's data disk | by Olga Sytina & Alexey Kljatov
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Snowflake macro: alien's data disk

It's relatively big crystal for it's type (hexagonal plate), around 2mm. This ring of dots in center of the crystals reminds me binary recording on CD with some sort of "markers of data sector boundaries". :) Really, very unusual pattern.

 

7 serial shots averaged to boost signal-to-noise ratio. Background: dark woolen fabric, natural light (clouded sky), external optics Helios 44M-5, march 2013, Moscow.

 

Prints: Artist website.

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Taken on March 24, 2013