When I was a child I loved back to school. It was a time for optimism and new school supplies. New, freshly sharpened pencil crayons still bring back feelings of happy optimism.

Nikon D60 | Lens Micro-Nikkor 105mm
f3.3 | 1/60 | ISO 200

Featured in
Macro Magic – December 2010

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Lisa Knechtel specializes in dramatic macro works. Known for the striking use of colour and her ability to make minute detail relatable, she refers to her artistic pursuits as ‘obsession’ vs. ‘inspiration’.

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  • staravindur
    staravindurover 4 years ago

    Cool!!! the pencil details are lovely :D

  • thank you! My first red bubble comment.

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • laruecherie
    laruecherieabout 4 years ago

    LOVE the DOF. Nice comp.

  • Thank you so much!

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • Cat2be
    Cat2beabout 4 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature 26 December 2010

  • Thank you so very much!!! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • AJM Photography
    AJM Photographyalmost 4 years ago

    Oh, now this looks familiar! An excellent variant of the concept.

  • AJM Photography
    AJM Photographyalmost 4 years ago

    Wires? No, it’s those crayons again!

  • Tracy66
  • Tangerine-Tane
    Tangerine-Taneover 2 years ago

    So very cool!

  • Thank you! Enjoy your day!

    – Lisa Knechtel

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