Posts Tagged ‘liquidnitrogen’

Awesome High-Speed Photos of Flowers Exploding

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Martin Klimas is no stranger to capturing things as they’re in the process of being smashed to bits. You might remember his series of photos showing porcelain figurines crashing against the ground we shared back in February of 2012.

His most recent series takes the same high-speed “explosion” approach, only the subject has changed from porcelain figures — which by nature smash up fairly easily — to flowers … a significantly less brittle subject. Read more…

Photos of Flowers That Were Frozen and Then Shattered to Pieces

Photographer Jon Shireman has a cool project titled Broken Flowers that features photographs of flowers that were shattered. How do you shatter flowers, you ask? By freezing them with liquid nitrogen!
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