The Best Photo My Camera Took For Me

Challenge #1 in the Technology Enabling Art series. Hosted by ProfHankD.
Challenge has finished
This challenge is for photos that you caused to be taken, but not by looking at a viewfinder or live display and pressing the shutter button when you wanted the picture taken. It might be that you set the self timer or used a wireless remote control so you could be in your photo, or it might be that the camera was triggered by motion detection to capture lightning (as many CHDK users do) or wildlife on a trail, or perhaps you selected one of a long sequence of shots automatically taken by a head-mounted sport camera or a camera hanging down from a kite.
Show full rules
submission
phase has
ended
120 entries
voting
phase has
ended
2744 votes
Blue Bottle
by stangel
Click here for full size original image
13th place
2.896
 
low
high
Blue bottle lit with a high power spot light for 1 second, picture was a 8 sec exposure.
Camera:
Lens:
Submitted: Monday, 18th May, 2009 21:38 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 29th April, 2009
Focal length: 28 mm
Shutter speed: 8 sec
Aperture: F29
ISO: 200
Notes: remote trigger
Views: 897
Provide complaint details
Your complaint (along with the complaints of others regarding this entry) will be reviewed by the challenge owner. Depending upon the nature and applicability of the complaint, the entry may be disqualified. In extreme circumstances the user who submitted the entry may receive a ban from the challenge or series in question.
Reason:
Comments:
Saving ...
Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
p previous n next c challenge f full size r retract vote # vote