Crystallization: Part 1 "Sodium Paintings", 2017.

I created this series of photographs by crystalizing sodium acetate on slides and photographing the the chemical reactions under a darkfield microscope.   

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Crystallization: Part 2: "Volvox Paintings", 2017.

I created this series of photographs by allowing water containing a type of green algae called Volvox Globator to evaporate. I photograph the remaining dendritic forms under a dark field microscope.   

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