Close-up photos of everyday objects make them almost impossible to recognize — can you guess what they are?

Can you recognize this everyday object?

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Can you recognize this everyday object?
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  • Everyday objects can be unrecognizable through the lens of macrophotography.
  • Lenstore created 10 close-up images of familiar items.
  • Can you identify them? If not, keep scrolling for the answers.

Everyday items can seem unrecognizable through the lens of extreme close-up photography, called macrophotography. Every bit of texture and small crevice is magnified to otherworldly proportions up close.

Lenstore created a quiz with 10 close-up images of familiar objects, such as food and household items, and challenged people to figure out what they are. Can you identify them?


What are these orange discs?

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Can you tell what they are?
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Hint: it’s part of a vegetable.


They’re seeds in a bell pepper.

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A bell pepper.
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There are many mesmerizing vegetable varieties around the world.


What is this series of diagonal lines?

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What are they?
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Hint: The lines are paper thin.


They’re the pages of a book.

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A book.
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Old library books are photogenic.


Can you identify this object?

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What is it?
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Hint: it comes in a box.


It’s flakes of cereal.

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Cereal.
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Many breakfast cereals are packed with sugar.


What is this brown, flaky substance?

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What is it?
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Hint: it’s also edible.


It’s a close-up image of cinnamon sticks.

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Cinnamon sticks.
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Cinnamon Coca-Cola has been released in the UK.


What might this be a photo of?

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What could this be?
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Hint: it’s involved in the production of wine.


It’s a cork.

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A cork.
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Enjoying a bottle of wine is an art.


What is this contraption?

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Hint: it plays music.


It’s a guitar.

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A guitar.
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A woodworker from Canada makes custom river guitars.


Can you tell what this is a photo of?

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What is it?
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Hint: it’s sticky.


It’s a honeycomb.

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A honeycomb.
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You should treat a cough with honey before you ask for antibiotics, according to new guidelines.


What is this green object?

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What is this?
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Hint: it’s a kind of fruit.


It’s a lime.

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A lime.
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If you’re looking for some of the health benefits that fruit can provide without getting too much sugar, lemons and limes might be good options.


What is this object?

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What is this?
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Hint: it gives off heat.


It’s a lit match stick.

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A match stick.
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A viral matchstick riddle shows an incorrect math equation that it takes moving only one matchstick to fix – and there are two ways to do it.


Can you tell what this is?

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What is this?
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Hint: It’s an Italian favorite..


It’s pasta.

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Pasta.
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Noodles and pasta look different around the world.

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