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    A closer shot of candle smoke refraction...

    mtnrockdhh, Bongo Fury ( HUMAN ZOO ), and 111 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. Captain Creepy 54 months ago | reply

      Totally cool!!! extremely interesting!... you ARE the master of macro!

    2. David Lee Tiller 53 months ago | reply

      THIS is an outstanding, sublime, superb, brilliant photograph. Bravo! You see truly... Peace David

    3. jah~ 52 months ago | reply

      Who knew? This is just great stuff!

    4. photodittmer 52 months ago | reply

      like a mystical magical fairy-tale bird ... great idea for a photo series.

    5. Dermal Denticles 50 months ago | reply

      This stuff blows my mind. How did you figure such an amazing thing out!!??

    6. phreakhead 41 months ago | reply

      Really cool patterns of the ridges on the top. I wonder what makes them so evenly distributed like that? Almost looks logarithmic, or maybe even diminishing according to the Fibonacci sequence?

    7. Dmitri Tcherbadji 41 months ago | reply

      This is amazing shot dude. Congrats on being featured on Gizmodo.

    8. davidnfulero 41 months ago | reply

      How the heck did you manage this with a point and shoot?

    9. alienkid 41 months ago | reply

      can you CC this for use as a background for my church?

    10. Ed Sprake 41 months ago | reply

      That's awesome :)

    11. Helder_Carelli 40 months ago | reply

      incredible!!!!!

    12. kowkapyat 40 months ago | reply

      Stupid question.... but what did you use to actually blow out the candle? Something gentler then breath? I have been wreaking my brain trying to figure out how to recreate this, but so far have found breath and compressed air to be a bit too much.

    13. Sea Moon 40 months ago | reply

      I used my breath. The procedure is, blow it out, wait a couple seconds for the smoke to resume rising all around the wick, and snap the shot.

    14. kowkapyat 40 months ago | reply

      Ah! I guess that was the other error I was making, I was trying to take the picture as soon after extinguishing as possible. Many thanks for the details.

    15. INKYDIGIT 40 months ago | reply

      awesome shot!

    16. *Sefora* 31 months ago | reply

      Splendida, complimenti!

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