Prickily Hooks

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    Shot for Strobist Sunday "Details" and Macro Mondays "Pain". Ever had a fish hook in your finger, man that can hurt. Now that my son is of fishing age and loves doing it. I've been getting jabbed by this hook more times than I want to count.

    Strobist info:
    SB-600 Fired at left through a white umbrella at full.
    Gold reflector umbrella held at right.

    Katheryn Navas, fishees, richyen, and 4 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. derekGavey 43 months ago | reply

      And a full shot of the lure.

    2. Katheryn Navas 43 months ago | reply

      Really great shot!!

    3. Fernbrook 43 months ago | reply

      Great shot..HMM

    4. ptrlx 43 months ago | reply

      They look sharp. HMM

    5. Timothy Valentine 43 months ago | reply

      know the feeling!
      terrific macro!
      HMM

    6. bruychos 43 months ago | reply

      real great macro, simple and effective, hmm!

    7. *ian* 43 months ago | reply

      Wonderful! HMM!

    8. eriksweeklyphoto 43 months ago | reply

      That does look painful.

      Excellent side lighting. As you might have noticed from my own submission this week, I'm a huge fan of side lighting against a dark background. HSS/MM!

    9. Wildman 60D 43 months ago | reply

      Nice double take on the themes. Good one.

    10. ThorirE 43 months ago | reply

      Good lighting, gives nice details.

    11. j.towbin © 43 months ago | reply

      Glittering metal...the lighting is great!

    12. Kalexanderson 43 months ago | reply

      Great pic, good lighting and focus

    13. Yogma 43 months ago | reply

      I keep getting reminded of that scene from "Something About Mary" where Ben Stiller gets hooked in his cheek. Pretty visceral photo, Derek! HSS/MM

    14. derekGavey 43 months ago | reply

      Right, I forgot about that, and now I can't forget about it. ;-)

    15. fishees 43 months ago | reply

      This is a cool subject, derek! very sharp at 50mm, lol

    16. derekGavey 43 months ago | reply

      There was an extension tube involved. Not a straight 50mm

    17. martinezp559 10 months ago | reply

      Where's the bait

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