- Carbide Bur Macro
A detailed close-up of a carbide bur is featured on top of a blue, white, and red background. The light from the photographer's camera reflects off of the face of the bur, showing the construction of the bur in greater detail.
- Carbide Burs
Two metal burs sit side by side on a grayish-white background. While the burs may appear similar from afar, this close-up shot shows their detailed differences.
- PDA with GPS Feature
A close-up photograph of a hand holding a PDA, which displays its GPS feature. In addition to allowing you to make phone calls, schedule appointments, and send emails, many PDAs now have GPS features that allow you access maps and directions.
A close-up of a zebra, a type of wild animal indigenous to Africa, is pictured. The bold black and white stripes of the zebra are so perfectly placed that they seem done by a paintbrush.
- Leaf Blower
A close-up photograph of a leaf blower shows the machinery removing leaves from a grassy lawn. When the weather turns colder the leaves shed, littering the lawn.
- Green Air Filter
An abstract photograph of a green automobile air filter gives up-close details. Dirt and particles that move through the air and under the hood of the car are trapped in the filter, improving the cleanliness and performance of the automobile engine.
- Cell Phone
All cell phones must have a battery and a way of charging that battery. Many cell phones come with cords for charging the phone directly from an electrical outlet or vehicle cigarette lighter.
- VGA Cable
This photo shows the female version of an analog VGA plug, also known as a DB15 plug. Many computer monitors, and some TVs and projectors use this type of plug.
- Tulbaghia Violacea
This macro shot of purple tulbaghia violacea, also known as society garlic, was taken at a botanical garden in San Diego, California. Tulbaghia violcea is an attractive ornamental perennial that grows in clusters and smells distinctly of garlic.
- Bedroom Furniture
A close-up shot of two bedroom dressers, made by Amish furniture makers, shows the details of the beautiful wood grain. You can almost feel the smoothness of each handmade drawer and knob.
- Indoor Furniture
A close-up photograph of several different types of rocking chairs, made by Amish furniture makers, features several styles of types of wood.
- Glove Stitching
There are several different varieties of baseball glove, including the infielder's glove, the outfielder's glove, the pitcher's glove, the first baseman's mitt, and the catcher's mitt.
- Dental Handpiece
A close-up photograph of a dental drill, a common piece of dental equipment, makes it easy to see the detail of the bur. A dental hygienist will use this handheld instrument to smooth and round cavities in the teeth so they can be correctly filled.
- Cuckoo Clock
Cuckoo clocks are often wooden and may have a bird that comes out of a small door to commemorate the hour with a 'cuckoo' sound. This close-up of a wooden cuckoo clock shows the time to be twelve o'clock.
- Dental Syringe
A close-up shot shows a metal dental syringe in great detail. The syringe lies on a white table. The part that holds the needle rests upon a piece of sterile gauze.
- Guitar Pickups
A close-up photograph of a solid body six-string electric guitar focuses on the pickups. Turn the top pickup to control volume, and the bottom two pickups to control tone. Create the unique sound you desire simply by manipulating these pickups.
- Silver Eyeglasses
A close-up of silver wire eyeglasses with blue earpieces sits on a white background. Shortsighted or nearsighted, pick these glasses up, rest them on your nose and ears, and watch the world come into sharper focus.
- Dovetail Joint
A close-up photograph of a sliding drawer with a silver pull focuses on the dovetail joints. This interlocking method of cabinet construction shows attention to detail, craftsmanship, and quality.
- Wooden Dowels
A close-up of wooden dowels, used in furniture construction, shows the horizontal lines that texture each individual dowel. Wooden dowels are used as a way to join and reinforce certain types of woodworking projects.
- Varnishing Furniture
A close-up photograph of a woodworker shows him applying varnish to the trim on detailed cabinetry. The darker color of the varnish contrasts with the lighter grain of the cabinet wood. Details like this applied by hand indicate skill and quality.
- Walnut Board
A close-up photograph of walnut wood, from a black walnut tree, shows the wood grain in detail. The textured effect of the photograph allows viewers to imagine what the wood feels like. Run your hand along the wood plank and feel its graininess.
A close-up photograph of a piece of mahogany wood shows the wood grain in detail. The shiny, multi-colored veneer plank highlights the beauty of mahogany wood. Run your hands along the wood and feel the smooth texture.
- Cherry Wood
A close-up photograph of cherry wood, from an oak tree, shows the rich wood in all its detail. The texture of the wood can be seen in detail, and one can almost imagine the grainy feel of the beautiful cherry just by viewing the photograph.
- Oak Board Surface
A detailed, close-up photograph of an oak veneer plank showcases this wood, taken from an oak tree, in great detail.
- Birdseye Maple
A close-up photograph of a birdseye-maple wood veneer plank focuses on this wood's unique textured effect. Birdseye-maple can be recognized by its grain, which is distinctly different from the grains of other woods.
- Pine Board
A close-up photograph of a veneer pine plank focuses on the light-colored texture of the wood. Used in a variety of applications, pine, though naturally a light-colored wood, can be stained a variety of hues.
- Pink Dogwood
A close-up of pale pink and white dogwood blooms, with yellow pistons, result in a delicate photograph on a dark background. The blossoms, which are common in southern areas of the United States, are symbolic of spring and the Easter holiday.
- Stone Fireplace
A close-up photographs depicts a warm, golden fire in a rustic stone fireplace. Screen doors, which are now open, can be closed to contain sparks and embers. Whether fueled by natural gas or by logs, a fireplace makes a room cozy on a cold winter day.
- Steam Engine
A photograph highlights the close-up detail of a vintage steam engine. The red, green, and black train was used to transport both people and products.
- Stitching Machine
A close-up photograph of three brushes on an ancient stitching machine, which was commonly used for bookbinding. The bristles will brush debris off the fabric as the bound material passes along the conveyor belt.
- Ink Cartridge
A close-up photograph of a black, bubblejet ink cartridge shows detail of the microchip. When ink is low, simply remove old cartridges and replace them with new. Or, go green and use refillable ink cartridges.
- Concrete Patio
A close-up photograph of a stamped concrete patio shows the intricate design work that went into its craftsmanship. The concrete has been transformed, through texture and pattern, to resemble reddish-brown stones.
- Paver Patio
A close-up photograph of an unfinished patio shows pavers that have yet to be laid. As the workers lay the pavers, the patio will grow in size.
- Prefab Trusses
A close-up photograph of a prefabricated truss shows its detail. The truss will be shipped by large truck to the construction site, where it will be lifted by special machinery into place.
- Tennis Ball and Racket
A close-up photograph of a yellow tennis ball sitting on white strings comprises essential equipment for an outing on the tennis court.
- Engagement and Wedding Rings
A close-up photograph of titanium wedding and engagement rings, set romantically atop a peach-colored rose. The blurred background includes smaller white flowers and greenery.
- Building Blocks
A close-up photograph of jumbled plastic building blocks results in an abstract, artistic image. Blue, green, and red blocks are haphazardly tossed together, waiting for someone to come along and transform them.