Crescent Moon Photo Prop

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Project by Teresa Mellon posted 06-14-2014 04:08 AM 14345 views 8 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My photographer sister asked me to build this prop for our pregnant sister. Apparently it’s easier to take photos of infants within the first 10 days or so, because you can manipulate their pose & positions without them fussing too much. The photo at the end with the baby, is just off the internet….I still haven’t seen pictures of my nephew in the moon yet.

This project was a challenge. I built it so you could remove 3 slats and sit a baby inside of the moon.

-- Twisted T's Creations

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#1 posted 06-14-2014 04:48 AM

I hope my wife and kids don’t see this or they will be wanting one for sure. Good job.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#2 posted 06-14-2014 04:57 AM

Soooo.. cooooool…..

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#3 posted 06-14-2014 05:38 AM

Very well done a great prop and one adorable photo.


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#4 posted 06-14-2014 05:54 AM

Pretty darn nice for a simple prop. Very nicely done, nice quality prop. That should last a few hundred photo shoots.

-- Gary, California

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#5 posted 06-14-2014 06:45 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#6 posted 06-14-2014 07:03 AM

And again very well done TM

-- Regards Rob

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#7 posted 06-14-2014 08:53 AM

Nice build. I can see a photographer using that prop many times.

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#8 posted 06-14-2014 12:52 PM

very cool.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#9 posted 06-14-2014 07:32 PM

Well done. The Moon Shot is neat.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#10 posted 06-16-2014 12:07 PM

that’s neat!

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#11 posted 06-17-2014 04:09 AM

Love it. My grand daughter is due any day now. Since seeing this, I feel a pressure to make one ASAP, as I don’t want to miss those first few photogenic days!

-- Ben in Va

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#12 posted 02-26-2015 03:27 AM

Nice work, I was wondering if you have the dimension for this project. I have been asked to make one for a young photograph friend.

-- "A man that works with his hands, knows his soul" " Have Fun, Go Fast, and Take Chances for Christ's Sake!!"

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