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    (Added to the group Macro Mondays for the theme: "Paradox")

    So I'm learning movie-editing for work and I was blankly staring at these DV tapes one day. We have this fancy-schmancy Sony camcorder that records in high definition video. I thought it was weird that this ridiculously expensive digital equipment still uses archaic recording means such as these analog tapes...

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    1. Fairy_Nuff 52 months ago | reply

      Love the DoF.

    2. DodogoeSLR 52 months ago | reply

      nice take on this week's challenge.. i guess there's a P&L somewhere that says we have to do it this way haha. nice macro monday

    3. loopo boy [deleted] 52 months ago | reply

      Nice shot, I like the "face" in this.

    4. OreoLee 52 months ago | reply

      I like how you stacked the tapes in this shot to give the object a face. Got to love blending old school tech with the latest hardware. This looks great in B/W

    5. Louis Abate 52 months ago | reply

      Good old tape media... with all the tape backup going on within the enterprise level it looks like this stuff is here to stay, a least a little while longer. Great DoF and nice choice of background

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      Seen in the group"Macro Mondays" (?)

    6. LyddieGal 52 months ago | reply

      Very cute tape robot!
      Perhaps tape is still used because their permanence is slightly more tangible - unlike with a hard drive where one day you could go to turn it on and find that it wont, and you'll never see anything on it again.

    7. Valerie Peters 52 months ago | reply

      great b&w...looks very retro robotic...

    8. click1morephoto 52 months ago | reply

      it does look retro and love the BW....

    9. Yogma 52 months ago | reply

      @Val, @Click1... haha--thanks for noticing. I was going for a Johnny 5 feel (from 1986's Short Circuit)

    10. Firago 52 months ago | reply

      This is cool - excellent feel in BW.

    11. hoho0482 52 months ago | reply

      Looks like Danbo

    12. ANVRecife 51 months ago | reply

      It really look like Danbo. great shot.I missed this one

    13. Phian :) 51 months ago | reply

      This is so cute!

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