Errors, Slips, And Blunders: ISO Soup

Challenge #29 in the The Revolver series. Hosted by Digital Alfredo, The Bacon Wagoneer.
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If there's one general problem that's common to nearly all cameras, it's ISO noise - whether it be from using the no-flash auto setting, shooting in the dark, trying to catch fast action, or your flubbing the manual settings. Whatever the case was, your resulting photo is nearly or entirely unusable because of too much "grain".
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Soul Explosion
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Honestly, I was just playing with my 12800 ISO, continuous drive, and a lighter for this. I don't know how the hell this happened, but I love the "nuclear explosion" appearance.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 7th December, 2011 15:00 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 12th April, 2010
Focal length: 53 mm
Shutter speed: 1/197 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 12800
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