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I went to a show this weekend, took pictures for the ezine and made a discovery for all who go to flea markets, shows, shops, or just checking at home. Your cell phone’s camera is a magnifying glass. Focus on the marking you want to read and go in for a close up. It is great for ceramics or print, a little difficult for metal because of the glare of lights. No need for a ruler and a magnifier; now go to a show with a 6-inch dollar bill and a phone.


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