"From a height of three meters, porcelain figurines are dropped on the ground, and the sound they make when they hit trips the shutter release. The result: razor-sharp images of disturbing beauty—temporary sculptures made visible to the human eye by high-speed photography technology."
Crashing Porcelain Figures by Martin Klimas - Feel Desain | your daily dose of creativity
In the series “Porcelain Figurines“, the German photographer Martin Klimas – specializing in high speed photography – porcelain statuettes depicts the exact moment, touching the ground, fall apart. Thanks to a sound trigger, a sound-activated device that releases the shutter the impact with the floor, after a flight in free fall from a height of […]
Bringing Ceramic Sculptures to Life by Smashing Them to Pieces
The disintegrating ceramics in Marin Klimas' ongoing series Porcelain Figurines seem full of more energy than their bodies can handle, and there's a certain dignity to them as they shatter into shards and dust.