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Alien Pepper
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15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Alien Pepper

I often consider food waste. I think about the breakdown of organisms from the earth, the loss of precious nutrients that could have been absorbed by our bodies. I coined this pepper an "alien" because its shriveled structure and bulk of seeds make it look like a foreign creature.

TAGS: Decay, Food, Peppers, Waste

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Harrison City, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Alyssa Waldron.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2017
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D5200
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO1000
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