Friday, November 6, 2009

psychedelic cleanser


Soap bubble macro photography - photo ©2009 Scott Allan Stevens, all rights reserved
I recently discovered soap bubbles as a macro photography subject, and I'm astounded at their colorful little world. This is ordinary dish soap doing its thing. What, you've been taking soap for granted all this time?

2 comments:

young-ecletic-encounters said...

Did you add any color to the soap either at the time of taking the photo or during editing? This is a truly compelling picture. I'm very intriqued by it. I used to teach preschool and we kept the kids entertained for hour with soap bubbles.

S A Stevens said...

Ha - it's not just preschool kids who can be entertained for hours with soap! I plan another soap photoshoot soon, since this was so fun. And no -- no added color, though that's an intriguing idea. This is all just the natural color of the soap film, amazingly enough. You just need to look very closely...