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Who Knew Grains of Sand Were So Beautiful!
5 years ago
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Who knew sand could look so damn colourful and interesting? Gary Greenberg, that’s who, whose incredible microphotography reveals each grain of sand to be a kaleidoscope of colour and texture that defies its rather bland reputation.


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Crystalized sugar..


Having transformed the way we look at sandGary Greenberg has now made us rethink our perception of sugar. That’s right: these stunning photos are actually micro-photography shots of ‘sugar crystallizing out of a solution of sugar water’. Remarkable. 


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