CFL Study 1 - Glow

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    I was thinking of shooting a CFL for a daily contest on curves but chose a different subject. Then this daily contest came up, Light. So I went ahead and tried a few shots.

    These were taken with my Oly P&S, since I don't have a macro lens for my Canon 40D.

    WHAT TO DO IF YOU BREAK ONE! -insanity ensues-

    Compact Fluorescent bulbs are great for the environment, right? Not so fast! The law of unintended, but avoidable consequences strikes again!
    Be sure you dispose of them properly!

    Yeah, these are so green...

    Explored Oct 25, 2008!

    Lee Sutton, drewgstephens, kzar, and 4 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Erica_Marshall 67 months ago | reply

      "Glow" rocks! Love the blue and the simplicity of the figure 8-like curves.

    2. fangleman 67 months ago | reply

      Erica_Marshall Thanks! This must be a cliche image by now. This reminds me of the yin-yang.

    3. jotka26 67 months ago | reply

      nice glowing with an aurra

    4. Erica_Marshall 67 months ago | reply

      This image won the
      Photography_Beginners group
      Daily Challenge!

    5. europa70 66 months ago | reply

      Nice one, I like the smooth almost creamy lines.

    6. asmart42 66 months ago | reply

      lol - very cool shot!.

    7. kzar 61 months ago | reply

      Great Picture. This photo was used under CC license on the front page of the non-profit news aggregator, as part of our weekly feature highlighting journalism about Energy.

      Kaizar Campwala
      Associate Editor, NewsTrust

    8. CircadianReflections Photography 60 months ago | reply

      Did you use a light tent? Any other lighting besides the light of the bulb?

      This is really cool.

    9. fangleman 60 months ago | reply

      dmzajac2004 <== I did not use a light tent. I had the bulb on, and no other light source.

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