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Candle Wick by GeorgeAmies Candle Wick by GeorgeAmies
This was taken with a Canon 600d and the Kit lens, reverse mounted (well held by hand) at the 18mm end.




Thank you very much for the Daily Deviation! :D and thanks to :iconkaz-d: for the feature




I saw a pic like this here a few weeks ago and thought that I would try it!
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Given 2014-04-14
Candle Wick by GeorgeAmies shows fascinating detail of an almost everyday object that we very often don't look closely enough at to appreciate. ( Featured by Kaz-D )
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milenkadelic Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Great job. :clap:
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:iconferaleyes:
FeralEyes Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2014
Ohhh you were so close to getting the perfect focus....why god whyyyyyyyyyyy!  XD

Beautiful tho.
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:iconssabbath:
ssabbath Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2014
well done, a great macro indeed, well deserved dd :D
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks alot! I love your landscapes they are incredible !!!La la la la 
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:iconssabbath:
ssabbath Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2014
:)
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domino6713 Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2014
This is awesome.  I can see all of the fibers in the wick burning.  Great shot.
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
:) Thanks!!!!!!
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:iconthesleepyowl:
thesleepyowl Featured By Owner May 18, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
beautiful!
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner May 18, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks!
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:iconbrettazimmerman:
BrettAZimmerman Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Brilliant, George!  This is one of those photos that makes other photographers say, "I wish I had taken that!"  Wow! 
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:iconmeadowsparrow:
MeadowSparrow Featured By Owner May 20, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Indeed, I wish I had taken that XD
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you so much!!!!! :D
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:iconbribesdemoi:
bribesdemoi Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014
Fantastic ! I never heard of reverse mounting. Something I should try very very soon !
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Do! The wide angle you use the more macro! have fun! :)
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:iconbribesdemoi:
bribesdemoi Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014
will have !
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:iconsteelstrokes:
steelstrokes Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014
very nice ! very beautiful!
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks!! :)
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:iconspectral-amnesiac:
Spectral-Amnesiac Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Very interesting. You've managed to capture an interesting image.
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks !! :D
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:iconspectral-amnesiac:
Spectral-Amnesiac Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome.
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:iconpwnagekirby:
pwnagekirby Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014
A few times I've seen photography DDs and wondered why they were DDs...this is not one of those times. Very nice shot~
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you! :)
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:iconlovablyawkward:
LovablyAwkward Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow, would ya look at that! I'm going to start looking at my candle wicks from now on!! 
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TheGalleryOfEve Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Congratulations on your well-deserved DD!!! :iconflyingheartsplz::iconlainloveplz::iconflyingheartsplz: :clap::clap::clap:
I’m very happy for you!!! :iconloveloveplz: :tighthug:
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:iconfuriouslyfurry:
FuriouslyFurry Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Student
I'd say you did more than "try it"

You, sir, have succeeded.
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
:) Thanks!
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:iconanimallover1990:
animallover1990 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Nice Macro shot
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you!
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:iconsheikh1:
Sheikh1 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014
But that's molten lava

: P
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:iconthepockyqueen:
ThePockyQueen Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome job! very nice! Must deserved DD!
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
thank you very much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :D
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:iconthepockyqueen:
ThePockyQueen Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You're Welcome!~ Sorry for the late reply!~
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
:)
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:iconrainwolfeh:
rainwolfeh Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
That's wick-ed.

//winks

Seriously though this is a super cool shot!
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Haha Thanks! :)
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:iconthepockyqueen:
ThePockyQueen Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I see what you did there haha :D
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:iconrainwolfeh:
rainwolfeh Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:giggle:
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KookyvonKrazy Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
That must be a very good lens if it doesn't melt near fire.
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
I had to be quick not to let it happen! Thanks for the comment! :D
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delta7Xx Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014
nice work!
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:iconerozja:
Erozja Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014
Congrats on DD! :heart: :la:
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:iconldfranklin:
LDFranklin Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014   Photographer
Congrats on the DD!!!! 
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:iconivanvladik:
IvanVladik Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Congrats on the DD! :-)
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:iconblackmoresrose:
blackmoresrose Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Impressive shot, and very well held! 
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soul720 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome.....! :')
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:iconmythraill:
Mythraill Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Student Artist
wow wow wait, thats the burning top of a candle?!

thats amazing!

congrats at the DD!!
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you very much!! :) :D Hug 
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:iconmythraill:
Mythraill Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Student Artist
no problem!
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Teddy-Cube Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
congrats for the DD friend :D
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:icongeorgeamies:
GeorgeAmies Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks!! :DHug 
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Camera Data

Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS 600D
Shutter Speed
1/100 second
Focal Length
50 mm
ISO Speed
3200
Date Taken
Feb 21, 2014, 9:37:45 PM
Software
Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 Windows
Sensor Size
22mm
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