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    Photo Challenge - What is it?

    Thom had a great idea for this week's theme:

    Quote Originally Posted by ParkinT
    "What is it?"
    There are many 'common' items that, when photographed from an unusual perspective (inside, under, behind, etc.), are difficult to recognize.
    It might add a bit of "scavenger hunt" to the process.
    Sounds like fun to me!
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    Oh that is a great theme. Good idea Thom, love it Well, I have to search around then, what fun.
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    What Is This?

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    Datura's looks like a drop of blue food coloring to me .. but that's the obvious guess.

    Here's mine:



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    Yes, Food color it is

    Hmmm, tough. It looks like ice in a glass…
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    Talking Another What

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    That's some sort of fiber, or cloth. Am I right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by armchaircritic View Post
    That's some sort of fiber, or cloth. Am I right?
    No, it was amazing to me as well when I took a series of shots of this. I have more from that location, so later I will post a different one.
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    A little bit more distance now, same thing as the last picture:
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    Dat: A Whirlpool/Hot Tub, right?
    Warp: Close up of a glass of Vanilla soda? {the bottom of the glass}
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    What is it?

    This is NOT an extreme close up.
    Let's see if I am able to fool you with careful cropping.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ParkinT View Post
    Dat: A Whirlpool/Hot Tub, right?
    No, but close to that. It is a faucet turned on high running into the sink.
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    A faucet is a tap, right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by armchaircritic View Post
    A faucet is a tap, right?
    Yes I just turned the volume up high, and held the camera close to where it splashes and creates this motion.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ParkinT View Post
    This is NOT an extreme close up.
    Let's see if I am able to fool you with careful cropping.
    --THOM
    That looks like the inside of a plane or a bus.

    Quote Originally Posted by Datura
    It looks like ice in a glass…
    Quote Originally Posted by ParkinT
    Close up of a glass of Vanilla soda
    Nope for both. I'll let it go for a bit longer ... bwaa haa haa.


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    I think Thom's is a little model airplane
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    Another One

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    Hmmm, warps looks like a glass of sand.

    Dats: Mcdonalds?
    Thom: a movie theater?
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    THE GOLDEN ARCHES!
    An American Icon

    Warp was correct on my submission: the interior of a small commuter plane.
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    Ooo this looks fun, I will have to dust my camera off and get snapping!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ses5909 View Post
    Dats: Mcdonalds?
    Quote Originally Posted by ParkinT View Post
    THE GOLDEN ARCHES!
    An American Icon
    Corrrect I debated if I should leave the red sign visible or not, that gave the clue.
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    Very misleading this one I think, but you guys are so clever should be easy.

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    @datura - hmmmmm, maybe a workout machine or a set of speakers?
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    No I will let this one ride a bit I think.
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    Datura - is it trafic lights? or pedestrian crossing lights?


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