Used a Titanium Nitride (TiN) drill bit, which can be easily identified by the gold like color. I had taken quite a few shots before this one, from different angles, but didn’t find any of them really appealing, until I used some DIY Blue gel to get this lighting.
Award Winner: Photo of the Day | July 16
Award Score: 63.5 (Value 12.5, Clarity 12, Composition 16, Style 10.5, Skill 12.5)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Still Life Photography
Photograph Location: Lalbagh, Bangalore | India
Photographer: Ruben Alexander (Bangalore, India) Registered
Ruben Alexander hails from Bangalore, India. He pursues left brained activity as a techie in the IT industry and right brained activity as a self-taught rookie photographer. Photography and photos have always piqued his interest. Photography to him is a means to express his creativity and at the same time a great stress buster. Most of his current photography work revolves around nature, macro and a few creative still shots. Landscape, Portrait, Travel and Street photography interest him and he plans to delve into them as he progresses on his learning curve.
His Camera gear: Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi, Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II Lens, Canon EF-S 18-55/3.5-5.6 Lens, Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS Telephoto Zoom Lens, Di622 Mark II Digital Flash.