Phoneography Challenge: Macro (in The Kitchen)


The fundamentals of cooking in our kitchen include a lot of garlic. As I placed a bulb of Allium Sativum back into the molcajete (a Mexican mortar and pestle) where I keep it by the stove, I saw another side of its beauty. The papery skin torn in layers around the root cluster begged for a photo, as did the other side


Nothing in this house escapes a phoneography opportunity. Thanks to Lens and Pens by Sally for today’s challenge.


About Angeline M

Love travel and photography. I am a retired nurse case manager. Photos of locations visited are personal file photos.
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25 Responses to Phoneography Challenge: Macro (in The Kitchen)

  1. Madhu says:

    Wonderful! I love garlic, but have never looked at it this closely before 🙂


  2. Never knew garlic looked like that!


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  4. Funny how these subjects are often overlooked, yet they are quite interesting. You’ll find my entry here:


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  6. Oh garlic! We have a love and hate relationship! LOL #1’s juxtaposition of light and dark and the different textures is interesting. 🙂


    • Angeline M says:

      Thank you! I think I get your drift on the love/hate relationship with garlic 🙂
      I don’t know why, but our garlic use has increased in the last year or so…I’m glad both my husband and I like it.


  7. FireBonnet says:

    I like the second one as well. The surface of the cloves looks satiny… the color treatment really works well.


  8. Amy says:

    Cool idea for the macro 🙂 I’ve never though about using food in the kitchen.


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  10. Great subject–the garlic bulbs are apt for the challenge, especially like the second image. Happy Phoneography Monday.


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