Weekly photo challenge: Unfocused

Now that dewdrops have been conquered (hah!) I thought I’d mess around with other watery subjects.

Don’t ask why, but I thought it was a good idea to take various pictures of a spraying shower head that was laying face up in my bath tub (as you do).

Well, at least it washed a bit of the mud of the lens πŸ™‚

Weekly Challenge

Β© Alice through the Macro Lens [2012]

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42 thoughts on “Weekly photo challenge: Unfocused

  1. Brave little lens πŸ™‚

    • Certainly is! In the last couple of weeks it’s been pointed straight at the sun a few times, caked in mud, and drenched in shower water. Auto-focus has given up on me, but it’s still rocking! :o)

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  3. Bang on- Lovely shots!!

  4. This is photographic art! Some of these images would look awesome enlarged and framed.

    • Well … thank you very much!
      Actually, I have others from this same series of pictures that I believe are better, because they show more droplets in focus, and I thought the same thing when I saw them. Amazing what beauty you can get from the end of a shower hose πŸ™‚

      • wow, I would happily purchase something like that to adorn my walls. Yes indeed, so much beauty in the simplest everyday things πŸ™‚

  5. Beautiful!

  6. Great Shots! I agree frame a few.

  7. Pretty!

  8. Sweet shots! The top one is dynamite.

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  10. I agree … the top one is dynamite!

    Besides … each week, it’s such a delight to arrive here and see your header πŸ˜‰

  11. The last one with the hexagonal drops intrigues me. After all, we know that water crystals / snowflakes are hexagonal, and we know that your macro lens can take shots that are incredibly closely focused. Is it at all possible that water drops are really hexagonal?????

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  13. These are just amazing!

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  15. Nifty collection of shots!

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  17. What a great interpretation for this week’s challenge. Crystals and drops of water captured through your lens. Very nice.

  18. Great idea!

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  21. Nice ones… I personally have a thing for water drops πŸ™‚

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  23. Amar Naik

    nice photos for the challenge

  24. polly

    nicely done.

  25. these are beautiful captures…i have also put up an entry with bokeh effect..
    but i love that you have got it with water!

  26. Very artistic and elegant! Beautiful pictures! πŸ™‚

  27. Nice work. I especially like the first one.

    ~Anne

  28. Hya Alice – – seeing as there hasn’t been an official weekly photo challenge this week, I’m stepping up and throwing down a challenge for anyone who’s interested. http://wheresmybackpack.wordpress.com/2012/05/12/reflections/
    I’d love you to join in – the more the merrier. Pass it on. xxx Ailsa

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