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Instantaneous photographs of splashes.

Instantaneous photographs of splashes.
3 1 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 23cm


Two series of photographs featuring a drop falling into a container of milk. Series A - a drop of water falling 40 cm into milk. Series B - the drop falls from 137 cm - the crater now closes over it and forms a bubble which, at first rough and thick walled, grows gradually smoother and thinner and ultimately bursts.

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