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Posted By: Jools, 07-12-2012, 12:36 PM

I don't normally post here but I have been playing around with household items and their reflections on a mirror.
Thought I might share. Thanks for looking.












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07-12-2012, 12:46 PM   #2
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What a great idea you had and you came up with some great stuff. This is really fascinating. I like them all but the whisks are my favorite (maybe because they are my favorite kitchen utensil). I can't thank you enough for sharing these.
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A very nice look Julio.I don't think that I've seen anything done like that on the Forum before.--charliezap
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Thank you for your comments, Susan and Charliezap.
Now that I have returned the kitchen items to my wife, I am out of the doghouse.

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great stuff jools, your shots are always excellent. I like the first particularly very creative
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Excellent! Creative......that keeps being my weak point.....I'm not sure it can be corrected?

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Very creative ! Well done.
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Darn clever with great results.

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I really like this kind of stuff... inventing subjects out of nothing. The mashers is my favorite. It looks like two hands beckoning for something.
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Thank you eddie, Rupert, daacon, Sailor, and GeoJerry for your encouraging comments.
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Wow. Mirror is cool for shooting. Goog idea. I will try something with mirrors next time.
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Nice creative series of photos.
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I wonder how many of us are going to give this a try Jools! I know I am inspired. Awesome shots... very cool and creative. Thanks for posting here!!!
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Really like the effect of the stock cubes, mirror not obvious at all, looks like a floating mid air "Rubik's cube".
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Many thanks Symbio, Colbyt, tess, kerrowdown.
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