Author Topic: Macro Candy Art - Dissolving M&M's  (Read 316 times)

Offline AnotherPerspective

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Macro Candy Art - Dissolving M&M's
« on: February 08, 2020, 08:31:23 AM »
Hey everyone,
I did a lot of experiments with dissolving candy and took umpteen thousands of images:
Using candy, sony a6300, the Laowa 24mm F14 probe lens and Sony 90mm F2.8 GOSS macro lens, I dissolved several different sorts of M&M's. The ones with peanut inside delivered the most satisfying results: The sugar layer is thicker which looks like the niagara falls in the macro perspective.
As a setup I used a small fish tank, cold water, a dark background, a bright ring light and for some shots the front light of the laowa probe lens. To get the best quality I would recommend to use a fish tank which shows to distortion and film from the side, otherwise the refraction of light will ruin the image (4K looks like 720p).
https://youtu.be/CuDjTsk_Mx8

Offline Hankosaurus

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Re: Macro Candy Art - Dissolving M&M's
« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2020, 11:51:10 AM »
It's really lovely stuff in the video, AP.

TFS.  :)
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