It’s A Small World After All

It's A Small World After All

An Earth-like superball I sometimes use in my photos, shown as is at its actual size. Some have mistaken it for an actual planet or a photo of one due to a technique I discovered that makes it look too real. It is presented here for future and past reference.



May contain trace amounts of Water, Air, and Fire.

This is an Earth-like superball placed on a dark upholstery swatch. By setting the zoom at 50 percent and getting close enough that it fits edge-to-edge, I can get it to look like a real planet seen through a telescope or from orbit.

Here is the unadorned ball at actual size: