Monthly Archives: September 2012

A Secret Back Door

When we first moved into our house, there was a giant overgrown bush blocking the back door to the garage and wrecking havoc on the door itself.  So here it is in all it’s ginormous glory: If you ducked and … Continue reading

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Microprinting, part 3

As you’ve seen here and here, US currency has some pretty cool words/images hidden on it.  I had two versions of the $5 and was pleasantly surprised to find that both of them had microprinting! Let’s start with the previous … Continue reading

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Microprinting, part 2

As promised, here’s more of the hidden images found in our bills!  Today, we’ll be looking at the $20 and $10 bills.  Here’s the 20: Along the bottom of the bill are the words ‘THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 20 … Continue reading

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Microprinting, part 1

I was watching Psych a little while back when I came across an episode that involved counterfeit $100 bills.  Over the course of the show, they mentioned microprinting, which got me curious.  So I grabbed my macro lens and a … Continue reading

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In Which My Basil Plant Goes to Seed

Literally!  For the past week and a half, my basil plant has taken to drooping if it doesn’t get watered daily.  I’d come home from work and find it looking like this:    How pathetic is that!? And then I … Continue reading

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Blue Angels

Long time, no post.  It seems work has gotten in the way of life.  I kept telling myself I’d work on pictures tomorrow and suddenly here we are, a week later, and no pictures to show for it.  Let’s change … Continue reading

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