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Interesting idea: using a water drop as a lens
#1
Ok it's not practical, requires complex equipement and handling yet it's an interestinf approach, someone had to do it 

 

https://petapixel.com/2017/06/19/portrai...drop-lens/

#2
Weren't liquid lenses the next "technology of the future" some time ago anyways. Smile

#3
The cited article is just advertisement for the water producer.

 

The idea of lenses made of liquids, or other new materials that can change focal without moving (or moving less), might be absolutely interesting, if it sooner or later worked. Pity that, as Rover said, it was due since a long time...

stoppingdown.net

 

Sony a6300, Sony a6000, Sony NEX-6, Sony E 10-18mm F4 OSS, Sony Zeiss Vario-Tessar T* E 16-70mm F4 ZA OSS, Sony FE 70-200mm F4 G OSS, Sigma 150-600mm Æ’/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary, Samyang 12mm Æ’/2, Sigma 30mm F2.8 DN | A, Meyer Gorlitz Trioplan 100mm Æ’/2.8, Samyang 8mm Æ’/3.5 fish-eye II | Zenit Helios 44-2 58mm Æ’/2 
Plus some legacy Nikkor lenses.
#4
I found this gatorade ad pretty cool although water became subject, not lens; https://www.dpreview.com/news/6910352304...atorade-ad

#5
 Well spotted JoJu! 

 

    Truly excellent piece of work.......visually stunning!

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