Careful, Or I'll Fall 184/365: Macro/Close-up

My 7 year old daughter looked at this picture and said "Wow, look at all that Bokeh!" I guess she's been listening to me talk. :)

 

I shot this this morning using my extension tubes as I don't have a macro lens. I used tube 1 and 2. For $8 shipped to me, I think I got my money's worth out of these things.

 

This is my "Macro/Close-up" entry to the 2009 Photo Challenge hosted by photochallenge.org.

 

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  • locadez 6y

    I agree with your daughter, this is stunning!
  • zanettco 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Friendship Worldwide - Read the rules- SWEEPER RUNNING, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    Very nice....
  • Effe.Effe 6y

    It's unbelievably beautiful....
  • Sheila Paras 6y

    Sweet drop... sweet bokeh.
  • Kayla Yankovic 6y

    that's pretty sweet :]
  • a a r o n . v i d a l 6y

    Sweetness! Awesome bokeh! I love how it showers down on the lone dew drop. Excellent image!
  • ckparry 6y

    I bet you never thought that root pressure caused by osmotic potential resulting in guttation would be so awesome!
  • Jonathan Cohen 6y

    amazing capture, v well done!

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  • Jeremy Kunz 6y

    ckparry Or that you'd be such a nerd! :) Do you just make stuff up as you go along. I'm not sure those are all words even.

    Thanks everyone.
  • Ricky Paras 6y

    Perfect shot for the challenge!
  • Gunta 6y

    Yes, kids learn so amazingly fast! :-) Beautiful shot, fantastic dew drop!
  • Scott Coulter 6y

    Beautiful shot. I don't think I had extension tubes on my wishlist blog post the other day, but they're definitely something I've thought about. And I think you just moved them higher on the list!
  • dreamswanderer 6y

    Lol, I think your daughter is developing an eye for photography :)
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