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  1. another dimension?

    Snapshot Title: another dimension?
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Where 2.0 Exposition hall - Wed afternoon
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    It's like seeing into another dimension, but I'm not sure which or where ;)



  2. where's Waldo?

    Snapshot Title: where's Waldo?
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Burning Man from the Air
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    here!



  3. interference patterns

    Snapshot Title: interference patterns
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: "Will all great Neptune's ocean wash this blood clean from my hand?"
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    ooo, I like the waves



  4. mandelbrot set?

    Snapshot Title: mandelbrot set?
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: "Will all great Neptune's ocean wash this blood clean from my hand?"
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

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  5. bloody interference

    Snapshot Title: bloody interference
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: "Will all great Neptune's ocean wash this blood clean from my hand?"
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

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  6. all the colors

    Snapshot Title: all the colors
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Giant Penny!
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

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  7. Liberty

    Snapshot Title: Liberty
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Giant Penny!
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    a little distorted...



  8. splat!

    Snapshot Title: splat!
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: micro gigapan of bee wing
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    need I say more?



  9. ooo aaah

    Snapshot Title: ooo aaah
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: micro gigapan of bee wing
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    some rigid structure through the wing



  10. epifite!

    Snapshot Title: epifite!
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: island near Boca Brava, Panama
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

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  11. crab!

    Snapshot Title: crab!
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: island near Boca Brava, Panama
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    ..



  12. coral

    Snapshot Title: coral
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: island near Boca Brava, Panama
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    there was much of it just washed up on the shore.



  13. sandbags?

    Snapshot Title: sandbags?
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Boca Brava stony beach
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    I think they're taking sandbags onto the beach from the boat, though this seems a little strange...



  14. it's looking at me!

    Snapshot Title: it's looking at me!
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: crabs!
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    this crab isn't getting much of the coconut, stopping to take a breather and check out the view.



  15. sailboat

    Snapshot Title: sailboat
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Boca Brava hotel Panama
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    nice place to drop anchor.



  16. feelers?

    Snapshot Title: feelers?
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Ant holding a Fly
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    I'm not sure what this is but it looks really interesting...



  17. portrait

    Snapshot Title: portrait
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Armadillidiidae (a.k.a. rollie pollie or pill bug)
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    I'm ready for my close up mr. Deville.



  18. the claw!

    Snapshot Title: the claw!
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Armadillidiidae (a.k.a. rollie pollie or pill bug)
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    the foot of the rollie pollie.



  19. scale bar

    Snapshot Title: scale bar
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Mendicino Sand
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    scale bar in the bottom right hand corner ;)



  20. little creatures

    Snapshot Title: little creatures
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Barnacle
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    amazing



  21. Jay Longson

    Snapshot Title: Jay Longson
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Fine Outreach for Science GigaPan workshop, May 2009
    Image Owner: mj knelly



    Description:

    it's me!



  22. gecko like foot

    Snapshot Title: gecko like foot
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Spider Mite Foot
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    This little foot has a similar hierarchical structure as a gecko's foot. I wonder if it uses Van der Waals forces to adher to surfaces??



  23. it's me! Jay Longson

    Snapshot Title: it's me! Jay Longson
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Carnegie Music Hall Foyer
    Image Owner: Tom Lauwers



    Description:

    I'm talking to Anne about robotically automating scientific experiments.



  24. hair root

    Snapshot Title: hair root
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: SEM image of blood and hair
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    This is the root of the eyelash.

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  25. protruding planes

    Snapshot Title: protruding planes
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: NaCl Salt!
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    plane of salt crystal protruding from the bulk.



  26. antennal fossa

    Snapshot Title: antennal fossa
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: nano-gigapan of ant head
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    Where the antenna connect to the head.



  27. battle scars?

    Snapshot Title: battle scars?
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: nano-gigapan of ant head
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    Two horizontal scratches in the ant's mandible.



  28. crumb

    Snapshot Title: crumb
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: nano-gigapan of ant head
    Image Owner: jay longson



    Description:

    Who knew!? Even ants are sloppy eaters.



  29. another butterfly / moth

    Snapshot Title: another butterfly / moth
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Rainforest and ants at the California Academy of Sciences
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    yet another one stays still



  30. butterfly / moth

    Snapshot Title: butterfly / moth
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Rainforest and ants at the California Academy of Sciences
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    patient butterfly or moth holds still while having its close-up.



  31. name that bird

    Snapshot Title: name that bird
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Hanger One, Moffett Field
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    is it really a bird..?



  32. what-tha?

    Snapshot Title: what-tha?
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Hanger One, Moffett Field
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    it's a bird, it's a plane...



  33. laser cut paper

    Snapshot Title: laser cut paper
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Laser Cutter Room at Tech Shop
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    one of many goodies left as inspiration around the techshop laser cutting room



  34. laser safty

    Snapshot Title: laser safty
    Taken by: jay longson

    Image: Tech shop laser cutter room
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    cartoon of epilog laser burning a rodent



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