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Jon Shireman's frozen flowers are truly beautiful and inspiring.
To create these amazing photos, Shireman used liquid nitrogen to freeze the blooms and then smashed them at high speed against a porcelain surface (using a homemade spring-loaded device…). Here's how it looks like.
Thanks Jon for letting let us share your work!
You can find more images on Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/99roots/frozen-flowers/
And of course on Jon's flickr-page: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jonshireman/sets/72157623284478818/