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A publisher needs an image suitable for the cover of a high school chemistry book. The client imagines beakers and test-tubes but is equally interested in images of elements and compounds. The most important consideration is that the book not be confused with physics, biology or geology.
Wednesday, 4th September, 2013 (GMT)
Wednesday, 11th September, 2013 – Tuesday, 17th September, 2013 (GMT)
Wednesday, 18th September, 2013 – Tuesday, 24th September, 2013 (GMT)
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I wanted to combine a few cultures as if antique ideas (4 elements) were not exotic enough. The yin/yang symbol calls for 5 elements (water, wood, fire, earth, metal) and so I added 'life' in form of the egg - happy easter! The moon crescents are not planned islamic, they came with the Xmas platter. If you see it as a friendly meeting you are welcome.
|Submitted:||Thursday, 12th September, 2013 20:26 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Sunday, 17th March, 2013|
|Focal length:||12 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/125 sec|
|Notes:||5(!) light sources plus flash; F4 was planned, F2 was an accident; improvement of flame and water in photoshop; earth wanted to swim (removed); Didn't want to exclude my much-loved special tile. O3179625e|
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