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 Post subject: Discovered a cool effect
PostPosted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 2:27 pm 
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For some reason I was wondering what my lens would do trying to focus through glasses. Turns out it has no effect other than making everything else blurry.
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P.S. The color fringing you see is due to the glasses. I wear contacts most of the time, and when I wear these glasses I see the same effect on the outer edge of the lenses.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 5:37 pm 
LOL! Cool picture! :D
But the CA around the can is pretty bad, huh?


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 6:09 pm 
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Yeah, it's the glasses fault though - I wonder if mine are especially bad about it or if all glasses are. I could probably photoshop it out if I tried to, but it wouldn't be easy.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 6:23 pm 
Alex_Venom wrote:
LOL! Cool picture! :D
But the CA around the can is pretty bad, huh?


i dont really think its the fault of the lens- it's the glasses.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 02, 2008 3:06 am 
Very neat idea. I wonder if the same principle would work through other objects like a magnifiglass. I hope you experiment with this some more and show us what else you created!

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I don't think a magnifying glass will be as easy to use as glasses. I'm sure you could do something similar though.

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