Abnormal Lenses

Challenge #3 in the Technology Enabling Art series. Hosted by ProfHankD.
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There are a lot of really nice lenses out there, but there also are a lot of things that aren't "normal" camera lenses in any sense of the word. They may be special-purpose lenses (fisheye, soft-focus, telescope, microscope, etc.), door peepholes, pinholes and zone plates, mirrored stuff, various plastic or glass objects, water, etc. Use one. Digital imaging makes it easy to see and creatively manipulate the somewhat unpredictable effects of such optics.
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Eye in the Sky
by pschia
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The view through a fisheye lens of the sky as framed by the helical pathway to the sky roof of the Marina Barrage in Singapore.
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Submitted: Saturday, 22nd August, 2009 01:30 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 23rd December, 2008
Focal length: 15 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 200
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