Antique Time Spiral

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    Escher/Droste of an antiqued clock face. Done in the usual way. I just
    liked the textures and warm colors.

    strobists: 1/4 power Sigma EF-500 DG Super, diffused through white
    plexi to create the specular highlight (a poor homage to the lighting work of ming thein's timepieces).

    UPDATE: This image was featured on Boing Boing, Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010. Thanks, Cory!

    ©2008 David C. Pearson, M.D.

    Chaval Brasil, Wendy lee Hearn, and 141 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. Susann Smarzly 68 months ago | reply

      how pretty this is!

    2. nelder_g 68 months ago | reply

      Hola, soy el administrador de un grupo llamado Antiguas y nos encantaría agregar esto al grupo.

    3. Denzil C 67 months ago | reply

      Awesome capture!!

      Your Image Truly Is:

      Better Than Good

    4. Bachspics 63 months ago | reply

      My compliments on your beautiful image!!

      I'm the Admin of The Gallery Of Fine Photography. This is an exceptional photo. I hope you will consider it an honor to place your photo in our gallery of over 5,000 of the best photos on Flickr by over 2,400 photographers. Please add it to The Gallery Of Fine Photography Feel free to tag your photo The Gallery Of Fine Photography.

      Please read the guidelines for self-initiated uploads on the front page of the pool before sending self-initiated uploads.

    5. besu25 55 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Fascination Nostalgia, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

      Invitation / Invitación / Einladung / Invito / Convite /
      Uitnodiging / Приглашение /招待

      The photo is beautiful

    6. Jeni!! 55 months ago | reply

      Outstanding image! Cheers~

    7. jimifin 54 months ago | reply

      Awesome! what is it? stairs? clock? clock stairs? what ever it is i like it!

    8. Jamie B. Wolcott 51 months ago | reply

      can I use this as reference for a poster? I'm an illustrator. It will be changed a bit, but I wanted to ask your permission first.

    9. fpsurgeon 51 months ago | reply

      @Jamie: As long as you give me credit and are not using it commercially, that'd be fine. Anything else and we'll have to talk about it. Glad you like it.

    10. Vahid Mortezaei 48 months ago | reply

      It's fantastic!....can I use this as reference for a record cover? I'm a graphic design student. It will be just a university project and won't be published....of course I will write your name as photographer.

    11. Treewhimsy 43 months ago | reply

      I found this via Boing Boing. Just amazing worl.

    12. fpsurgeon 43 months ago | reply

      Thanks, Treewhimsy. I was pretty stoked that Cory from BoingBoing approached me about it. Very nice to get the attention!

    13. Patron Saint Eliza Wierwight 42 months ago | reply

      Incredible, at several levels.

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