Journaling ideas since 2003
Advertise with us Subscribe to newsletter

Follow us

Share this

Soap Bubbles That Look Like Planets From Space

It would not be difficult to mistake London-based photographer Jason Tozer’s pictures of soap bubbles for space probe photographs taken by NASA—except that they are much more vividly colored than any regular planet.

Creating bubbles on on a wet ring, Tozer has gone to great length—including the construction of a perspex dome for better lighting—to capture the complexity and beauty of a soap bubble’s surface.

Occasionally blowing down a straw to excite the bubble and make its colors swirl to create different patterns, the photographer mixes household detergent with glycerine to create a concoction that produces longer lasting bubbles.

View more photographs from the ‘Bubbles’ series on Tozer’s website.

[via Jason Tozer]
Receive interesting stories like this one in your inbox
Subscribe to our email newsletter
Prefer RSS instead?
Advertise here

More news on

Also check out these recent news
Never miss our stories again! ×
Subscribe to our newsletter

Follow us on