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Day 02 - Sansevieria
Day 02 - Sansevieria

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Collection: March'08 Macros
Camera: Canon EOS-20D
Lens: Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM
Location: At home
Date: Mar 2, 2008
Aperture: f/25
ISO: 200
Shutter: 25 s
Date Uploaded: Mar 2, 2008

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Comments: 8
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Didn't know what I had to do today for a macro. This morning busy with Led Zeppelin, this afternoon ballet (when you ever visit the Netherlands and like ballet, you should visit the National Ballet, if you can get tickets). Luckely ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' Breeee123 posted a nice photo a cat tongue and so here it is: the sansevieria. In Dutch we call it "vrouwentong", literally translated "womens tongue", according to the English Wikipedia, most of you will call it "mother-in-law tongue". Never mind, if you ever what a plant in the house that never dies, take this one. Not completely satisfied with the light, but I'm running out of time now.

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03/04/2008 11:03:55 PM
Intrigued by the abstract potential, but not satisfied with the lighting or the contrast. Lines are very cool. Want to see more detail in the shadows. Think an HDR b/w conversion of this would rock!
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03/04/2008 08:38:17 PM
Hehe! I took a picture of the same plant, just another variety. I thought the name "mother-in-law tongue" was local to QC or at least Canada. This shot is so graphic, it would do really well as an abstract entry. I wonder how it would look in B&W??
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03/04/2008 12:10:24 PM
Here we call these mother in laws tongue. Probably one of my favorite indoor plants. I like how you caught the different shades of green these have.
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03/03/2008 02:28:08 PM
I like the lines and angles this macro gives us. Good perspective.
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03/02/2008 09:10:26 PM
I love square crops and also the simplicity of this fine image.....
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03/02/2008 08:34:30 PM
Interesting lines, and nicely controlled dof. I need a plant like this... something that I can't kill in a few weeks time!
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03/02/2008 07:39:49 PM
I love these yellow and green lines running through the image. You see it's a plant and yet it's also an abstract.

In Germany they are called mother-in-law tongues, too.
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03/02/2008 04:42:17 PM
Great colors and the strong lines lead everywhere. Looks like a pretty sharp tongue.
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