Just a spoon on a piece of silver star studded wrapping paper.
Thanks everyone for all the Birthday wishes.
For a much larger more detailed view go here.
Coming back to AM3 after a long hiatus. I hope to be more active in the coming months.
What's the matter, bad weather? :)
Just kidding, very creative!
2 Mar 2009 5:53am
That's an amazing reflection in that is doesn't LOOK like a reflection. Well done.
2 Mar 2009 6:09am
wow !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! sublime !
2 Mar 2009 6:18am
Oh wow, I first thought this was a computer-generated rendering. Marvellous!
2 Mar 2009 8:58am
The reflections looks real. Creative shot and beautiful DOF.
2 Mar 2009 9:01am
wonderful effect ! very creative !
The simplest of things sometimes make for the best shots. This falls into that category. VERY well done.
2 Mar 2009 9:51am
superb in every aspect. beautifully done :)
2 Mar 2009 9:55am
what a stunning reflections
2 Mar 2009 10:47am
Excellent!!! I love it!
2 Mar 2009 12:13pm
very original, superb picture , so biautifull black and white, really great !!!
2 Mar 2009 12:20pm
very creative - lovely conversion as well!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Sorry I missed it - We need to get out shooting together soon!
2 Mar 2009 12:54pm
Wow Laurie, this is tops! Great art!
2 Mar 2009 1:10pm
This rocks! Very creative shot with the reflection and extreme closeup, Laurie. Nice job.
2 Mar 2009 1:37pm
Very creative, Laurie!
2 Mar 2009 1:51pm
Art! This is beautifully visualized and astoundingly simple in composition. What a creative shot.
2 Mar 2009 1:54pm
Like an optical illusion, you'd swear that the spoon had been coated or painted to match! An awesome observation, Laurie, and a very creative and cool shot
2 Mar 2009 1:56pm
Interesting perspective. Very imaginative and creative....
Great idea and very interesting pic, Laurie.
2 Mar 2009 1:57pm
Very clever and beautiful.
2 Mar 2009 2:51pm
This is very creative and striking. Excellent shot.
2 Mar 2009 2:53pm
2 Mar 2009 2:55pm
2 Mar 2009 3:14pm
Just a spoon she writes! Its stunning work, I love it and very original and creative!
2 Mar 2009 3:19pm
quite great shot, really love it, good job!
Hope you visit my photoblog!
2 Mar 2009 3:30pm
very cool shot - the b&w works great here, and your perspective and lighting is wonderful - very magical shot....
2 Mar 2009 3:48pm
This is very cool. excellent work!
2 Mar 2009 3:49pm
great idea and the result is gorgeous !!!!!!
2 Mar 2009 5:00pm
Very, very clever, Laurie - incredibly creative.
2 Mar 2009 5:09pm
Great idea! This is a very creative and beautiful shot!
2 Mar 2009 5:14pm
2 Mar 2009 5:37pm
That is very beautiful and creative. Great shot.
2 Mar 2009 5:42pm
WOW WOW WOW AND WOW! Creative idea you did with common objects. Bravo, j'aime beaucoup, beaucoup, beaucoup.
2 Mar 2009 5:46pm
Wow - that is really cool!!
2 Mar 2009 6:09pm
maravillosas estrellas reflejadas, bonita composición.
2 Mar 2009 7:01pm
j’adore cette photo, très bien vu
2 Mar 2009 7:06pm
That's great and so creative. Bravo Laurie !
2 Mar 2009 7:33pm
5 stars for both creativity and execution, fantastic shot 5 stars
Awesome idea! Works well! Magic. ;)
2 Mar 2009 7:39pm
such a cool and creative shot! happy birthday!!
2 Mar 2009 8:22pm
Awesome work Laurie 5 stars from me
2 Mar 2009 8:37pm
Very beautiful photograph
2 Mar 2009 8:50pm
Wow! this really is star studded. Great work
2 Mar 2009 9:00pm
I love it! Simple yet absolutely stunning.
2 Mar 2009 9:11pm
Nice reflection: the sky in a spoon
2 Mar 2009 9:41pm
wow; what a cool idea, and what perfect execution. terrific!@
2 Mar 2009 9:47pm
Fantastic fairy spooooon !
2 Mar 2009 9:54pm
this is an amazing shot!
2 Mar 2009 10:38pm
Excellent image and concept and execution!!
2 Mar 2009 11:35pm
Very creative. Great shot
2 Mar 2009 11:44pm
Amazing shot!! Well done!
3 Mar 2009 12:43am
Well conceived and executed. best...jerry
3 Mar 2009 1:11am
What an excellent shot... love what you done here...
3 Mar 2009 2:10am
awesome photo I love it
3 Mar 2009 4:03am
Truly beautiful and very original.
3 Mar 2009 4:26am
VERY cool!!! Great simplicity yet a funky image.
3 Mar 2009 4:31am
Great photograph: creative, original and technically superb! All around beautiful. If today is your birthday. Please, enjoy. You have done a great job!
3 Mar 2009 4:32am
une cuillere de star !
3 Mar 2009 5:39am
What a cool effect Laurie! Stars in our eyes...they are everywhere.
3 Mar 2009 5:51am
wonderful work, i love the effect. Thanks for explaining.
3 Mar 2009 6:24am
Excellent shot, nice reflections!
3 Mar 2009 6:29am
Wow, cracking image, very good work
3 Mar 2009 6:30am
Very good idea and work, The cleanness of the image is wonderful, and also the reflections. I like it very much.
3 Mar 2009 7:23am
Superb work Laurie!
Hope you had a wonderful birthday on Saturday :)
3 Mar 2009 11:02am
Very creative! Those stars are incredible. Are they just reflections? Or...am I missing something? Wonderful image!
3 Mar 2009 12:29pm
@Marcie: Thanks...They are just reflections from the silver star-studded wrapping paper that I placed under the spoon.
Clever idea, I must try harder with the reflection thing, this result is just fab.
3 Mar 2009 1:01pm
Beautiful and very interesting image! You are now in your studio all day long? ;-)
3 Mar 2009 2:11pm
@Sergei Z: Thanks...yes I do spend a lot of time in there...it is right next to my home office so when the work is done and inspiration or boredom strikes...I just duck in there and have some fun.
5 stars from me!
3 Mar 2009 4:10pm
Magnifiques, les reflets sont vraiment fantastiques.
3 Mar 2009 6:41pm
Awesome and very creative shot Laurie!
3 Mar 2009 6:50pm
3 Mar 2009 8:25pm
Beautiful and very interesting image!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
3 Mar 2009 8:30pm
3 Mar 2009 10:57pm
Cette composition est très originale dans son graphisme. L'effet de matière en N&B est saisissant, je l'adore. Un très beau travail de recherche.
4 Mar 2009 7:04am
4 Mar 2009 7:41am
This is BRILL! Love it - looks like a spoon from a bakers shop, must be used for sweet star goodness.
4 Mar 2009 11:47am
i have no words for this, really really brilliant!!
4 Mar 2009 1:40pm
Yes ... congrats on the Spotlight! A true winner ...
4 Mar 2009 2:51pm
4 Mar 2009 3:08pm
Je ne pense jamais ou presque à regarder les spotlight et pourtant cette photo est très réussie. Un grand bravo !
4 Mar 2009 4:13pm
Quoi dire de plus que bravo !
4 Mar 2009 5:47pm
Yeah! Congratulations on the Spotlight!!! Well deserved. So glad to see it up there! :)
4 Mar 2009 5:56pm
4 Mar 2009 10:45pm
Stunning idea and execution, Laurie! Congratulations!
4 Mar 2009 11:21pm
very fantastic shot ! I love it
5 Mar 2009 9:39am
Now that's my kind of image. Very eye-catching, what a superb idea. Excellent!
5 Mar 2009 2:22pm
excellent ... more than five stars !!!
5 Mar 2009 5:04pm
Beautiful! It's amazing that such a simple subject can also be rendered beautiful with creativity!
5 Mar 2009 9:17pm
What a fantastic image, Laurie. No idea how you did it... By the way, you're in the spotlight with this one on the aminus3 home page.
6 Mar 2009 3:35am
@Andrew Gould: Thanks...I did see that, pretty cool! I'm honored.
Laurie this is outstanding. Creative eye and thoughts to capture this one. Excellent light and reflection.
Absolutely stunning image. I'm certain something big could happen with this one.
CONGRATULATIONS on the AM3 Spotlight, well deserved.
6 Mar 2009 6:07am
Wow...that's crazy good.
6 Mar 2009 8:30pm
This photo is fantastic, great work Laurie, congratulations on the AM3 Spotlight!
6 Mar 2009 11:32pm
wow 92 comments . really nice
7 Mar 2009 9:32am
7 Mar 2009 9:40pm
Great reflection. It almost looks like the spoon is see-through.
8 Mar 2009 5:31am
8 Mar 2009 12:16pm
bright and beautiful
8 Mar 2009 4:55pm
8 Mar 2009 6:10pm
¡Genial! Me encanta. Me quedo embobado mirándola.
10 Mar 2009 6:11pm
The same happens to me, i stare at it on and on! looks like it is from one of the harry potter movies! very beautiful image it´s almost surreal, i insist i has a cinematographic quality! just love it!
And this is the comment 100!!! congratulations!!!
11 Mar 2009 12:48am
@Ricardo: Thanks...I think this is my most commented post. Between my main site and this one there are 141 comments to date.
you know? it's more than wonderful!
21 Mar 2009 7:44pm
Awesome. Simply don't need to say anymore.
30 Mar 2009 1:58pm
HOLY MOLY LAURIE!!! :) so glad i checked the am3 spotlight archives... what beauty!!! SUPERB!!! congrats!!! :D
5 Apr 2009 2:50pm
A really impressive picture !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
3 Jun 2011 4:43am
This is terrific, Laurie ... a very clever setup.
Happy to see it in the resonance feature.
21 Feb 2013 11:27pm
@Judy aka L@dybug: Wow...thanks Judy. I hadn't been here in a very long time so I missed some of the new features like resonance. I had stopped updating AM3 due to time constraints with maintaining more than one blog site.
Excellente idée ce thème, magnifique création !!!
24 Feb 2013 3:45pm
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