All Blog Posts Tagged 'bubbles' (9)

Frozen Bubbles Suspended Below Abraham Lake

Abraham Lake has become world famous, especially amongst photographers. The artificial lake, which lies in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies, is home to a rare phenomenon where bubbles get frozen right underneath its surface. They're often referred to as ice bubbles or frozen bubbles.

What causes this to happen? As photographer Fikret Onal explains, "The plants on the lake…


Added by alice on December 27, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments

Color Changing Bubbles Tell Stories Through Shadows

While Lyon's Festival of Lights (or "Fête des Lumières" in French) just wrapped up, we can still marvel at some of the standout light installations. As first time participants of the event, Canadian collective Lucion Media blew visitors away with their colorful, light-changing spheres in the gardens of…


Added by alice on December 10, 2012 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Get Inspired...Take a Bath

She took a bath when suddenly it occurred to her how she could photograph the bath bubbles in an interesting way. So she took out her new camera and discovered that this new camera was perfect for macro photography. Different coloring and the right lighting help to make the most interesting compositions, making some of the shots seem like we're looking at living cells or…


Added by Inka Leoni on March 12, 2010 at 3:00am — 1 Comment

Samsam Bubbleman: "The Willy Wonka of Bubbles"

How does one go about becoming world famous for bubbles? Just ask Samsam Bubbleman (aka Sam Heath) who started his love affair with them almost 20 years ago, in 1989.

It all started with just a single bubble," he said. "I was sitting in a field and a bubble just floated past. I took the word away from the object and just looked at it for what it was. I… Continue

Added by alice on August 5, 2009 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

I Want Zubbles!: Stainless Colored Bubbles

Ok, so it's not an invention that can cure cancer but where the heck were these when I was a kid? Zubbles are soap bubbles with magically vanishing color that promises to not leave any stains. Tim Kehoe, a toy inventor, spent 10+ years trying to figure out how to make these. On one of his attempts he even blew up the kitchen and permanently colored his dog! On another,…


Added by alice on July 21, 2009 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

The Beauty of Burst Bubbles - Richard Heeks (7 Total)

While some photographers specialize in weddings and others in children, Richard Heeks found his calling in bubbles. Though we may all have seen pictures of floating bubbles, we've never seen a picture of a bubble burst. As Heeks states, it's a "minimalist kind of purity." For me, it's that emotional moment when we move from fantasy to reality.…


Added by alice on June 25, 2009 at 10:00pm — 2 Comments

Delicately Capturing Bubbles and Raindrops (5 Photos)

Paris-based interior designer Liana Yaroslavsky takes classic coffee tables and turns them into beautiful pieces of art. Encased in plexi-glass houses, hundreds of Murano blown glass bubbles are places them delicately inside these coffee tables. Each table is one-of-a-kind.…


Added by alice on March 12, 2009 at 12:30pm — 1 Comment

The Bubble Project, What are You Thinking? (16 Pics)

Long before Katie Sokoler and Matt Adams created their sweet Thought Bubbles, The Bubble Project existed. Started by Ji Lee back in 2002, 50,000 bubble stickers were printed and placed on top… Continue

Added by alice on February 13, 2009 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

Beauty in Bubbles

Creative Review commissioned photographer Jason Tozer to shoot these pictures on behalf of Sony using its new Alpha digital camera.



Added by alice on June 20, 2008 at 9:01am — No Comments

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