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Watch Parts Butterfly with CD wings
By AMechanicalMind   |   Watch
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Published: March 3, 2017
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This is only my third attempt at a watch parts butterfly.  This picture is an attempt at showing off what I am most proud of...the wings.  See here for body:  amechanicalmind.deviantart.com…

I've been staring at a stack of old CDs, thinking that something could be done with them.  I finally got out my jeweler's saw and exacto knife.  This is the end result!

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Image size
2346x2346px 1.75 MB
IMAGE DETAILS
Make
Panasonic
Model
DMC-LX100
Shutter Speed
1/60 second
Aperture
F/5.6
Focal Length
11 mm
ISO Speed
500
Date Taken
Mar 3, 2017, 3:33:46 AM
Software
Adobe Photoshop Elements 14.0 (Windows)
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Comments (47)
thebalancer20's avatar
Its beautifulGIF Steven Universe - Shining Eyes who the thought you can make old cds  into something this cool.
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anironbutterfly's avatar
anironbutterfly|Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow! That turned out beautifully! That's a surprising and clever use for old CDs.
I gotta say, I love it! <3
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dizzyflower28's avatar
dizzyflower28|Professional General Artist
Lovely work! :clap:
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toedashi's avatar
toedashi| General Artist
CD wings! That is so creative!!
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Missbumbles's avatar
Missbumbles|Professional General Artist
Brilliant
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Ururuty's avatar
Congrats
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LukaSkullard's avatar
LukaSkullard|Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is beautiful and amazing!
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KrysalKasi's avatar
KrysalKasi|Hobbyist General Artist
Dude, this is amazing! You just made me remember what it means to be an artist! 
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mea00's avatar
mea00|Hobbyist General Artist
Nice work! Congrats on the DD
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darkKiell's avatar
_very well done

_ and _:+fav:_``~...
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UDtheAesir's avatar
UDtheAesir|Student General Artist
That is really cool! Good job on the wings!
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Fractaldragon's avatar
Fractaldragon|Professional Artisan Crafter
At first I thought it was a real butterfly! Those wings are amazing! Congrats on the DD!
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LostGryphin's avatar
LostGryphin|Hobbyist Photographer
stunning and beautiful; such delicate work!
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Dzydar's avatar
Dzydar|Professional Digital Artist
Amazing colors!
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LilaBun's avatar
LilaBun|Hobbyist General Artist
Exquisite ; w ;
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Laur720's avatar
Laur720| Photographer
Wonderful idea for the wings.
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mishkuu's avatar
mishkuu|Hobbyist Photographer
beautiful
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EvilMariobot's avatar
Possibly the best material you can think of for something like this.
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tdcooke's avatar
tdcooke|Hobbyist Digital Artist
excellent
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longestdistance's avatar
longestdistance|Professional Digital Artist
This is a pretty cool concept and very wonderfully executed! Congratulations on the daily deviation!
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RavenMontoya's avatar
That is beautiful! Well done and congrats on the DD! :clap:
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hannahelizabethh|Student General Artist
Fantastic art :)
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CapscesDigitalInk|Professional General Artist
Great piece, excellent work!
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Syntia13|Hobbyist General Artist
No way. NO WAY. How do you turn old CDs into this marvel? This is beautiful!
Seriously, HOW?
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