The world is shaped not like a pancake, but an orange. A lensbaby landscape vertorama

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    Finally after centuries of debate, i have the FIRST photographic proof that the earth isn't flat!

    A little experiment with making vertoramas from warped lensbaby landscape shots, i quite like the results, even though it can be quite hard to look at with several areas of focus and blur. I'm always looking for something a bit different.

    Did this on sunday at the peak of toothache pain, had to get out of the house and do something else other than count the minutes to the next dose of voltarol. Feeling much better now, i'm hoping the antibiotics are winning the battle.

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    Extract from the flat earth society website.

    For centuries, mankind knew all there was to know about the shape of the Earth. It was a flat planet, shaped roughly like a circle, with lots of pointy things hanging down from the underside.

    Then, in the year of our Lord fourteen-hundred and ninety-two, it all changed. For decades a small band of self-proclaimed "enlightened" individuals had been spouting their heretical nonsense that the Earth was in fact round. Citing "proof" based on nothing more than assumptions, half-truths and blind guesses, they dazzled the populace with their " . . . undeniable mathematical and scientific evidence . . . that the world is shaped not like a pancake, but an orange!"
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    1. Robbie  Swan 54 months ago | reply

      Just beautiful!! I always know when i come to your stream im going to see something amazing, and again you have proved me right!! great great photography!!

      I hope you have a lovely weekend :) Take care jason

      Robbie

    2. Guezin 54 months ago | reply

      Magnifique photo dommage pour le flou !!
      mais la compo est géante !!

    3. FOTOGRAFIA.Nelo.Esteves 54 months ago | reply

      Makes me wanna wet me toes! Lovely!

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    4. Denis Collette...!!! 54 months ago | reply

      Ÿessssssss... here's the proof that the earth is a sphere...!!! Ü

    5. areyarey 54 months ago | reply

      at this point in time I just want it to spin a little slower ..:)) ..it's been one of those nights btw a quite fancy a orange pancake

    6. Jill Clardy 54 months ago | reply

      I like the curvature on the horizon here

    7. mimbrava 54 months ago | reply

      Neat curvature effect, Jason.

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    8. s0ulsurfing 54 months ago | reply

      Thanks again fellow believers :)

      very good, i do think of you as being a bit backwards :)
      you're the only one who thought of that :)

      the edges are patrolled by giant ducks who catch anyone who falls off

    9. Open your eyes<:::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 54 months ago | reply

      Belle capture et belle vue,j' aime bien les nuages au dessus de l' eau,félicitations::::::::::::::::::::

    10. saxonfenken 54 months ago | reply

      Seen plenty of far horizons but never one so prononced as a curve, lol, makes an interesting deliberate image

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    11. XX Delete XX [deleted] 54 months ago | reply


      A+++ Grade Photo(Post 1 give A+++ logo to 3 pics)

    12. Seapony 54 months ago | reply

      If the world is like that, and you live there... I live down under..... ;-)

    13. Emely [MLY] 54 months ago | reply

      This IS hard to look at, but gorgeous nonetheless! At least almost all of the clouds are all in focus - and that is as per usual where I direct most of my attention ;)

      Great to hear that your mouth is doing better! Mine is too (read all about my dentist appointment Friday here... :)

    14. pink*fish 54 months ago | reply

      Looks like a holga shot, I love it!

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