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8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Creepy crawler

Lotte Pedersen finds photographic inspiration in nature. “I’m fascinated by the ‘big’ small world right outside in my backyard,” she says. “I can go on an adventure just by stepping outside.” Starting with her photo of a red beetle, she overlaid a shot of a concrete wall to create the textured surface of the final image.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2010
Date Uploaded: 08.2010
Photo Location: Denmark
Camera: NIKON D80
Copyright: © Lotte christina Pedersen
Awards
Photo of the Day: 08.12.10
Editor's Pick
Finalist
Winner