Daily Post Photo Challenge: not quite to scale

Intrepid explorer: BMW Isetta tackles the rugged terrain of the front yard. Photo: Su Leslie, 2015

Intrepid explorer: BMW Isetta tackles the rugged terrain of the front yard. Photo: Su Leslie, 2015

Who'd have thought that such a small car could goo off-road? Photo: Su Leslie, 2015.

Who’d have thought that such a small car could go off-road? Photo: Su Leslie, 2015.

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Maybe when it grows up it can have big tyres too? Photo: Su Leslie, 2015.

Toys are a fun way to play with scale. Matchbox cars get lost in the shrubbery and come to grief in the rock garden. Meanwhile in the kitchen … a supermarket chain’s check-out giveaways get dwarfed by the breakfast bowl and spoon.

Honey I shrunk the cereal ... and the milk. Photo: Su Leslie, 2015.

Honey I shrunk the cereal … and the milk. Photo: Su Leslie, 2015.

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Scale.”

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15 thoughts on “Daily Post Photo Challenge: not quite to scale

    • I can’t believe how popular it was. Apparently people were buying stuff on TradeMe for ridiculous prices because their kids wanted particular items. I kept getting offered them at the checkout and eventually said yes out of curiosity. They are kinda cute – and good photographic props!

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