This morning the frost returned, so I grabbed a camera, and continued my explorations. Though
I really like the images I am getting, I am becoming more and more
frustrated with the approach I am using (a 50mm lens with extension
tubes) - while the main part of the images are plenty sharp, the lens is
not designed for such magnifications, and have serious problems on the
edges…a macro lens would be much sharper. The pennies are being counted,
and perhaps by the end of the month, a macro lens can be added to the
This image makes me think of an Asian script character - something speaking of both cold and fire perhaps.