Experiment Gone Awry

by Camellia Staab January. 21, 2018 738 views

Today was a planned day to play with the camera. I decided to follow a tutorial I saw online and take some photos of bubbles. According to the tutorial, the bubble mixture, with the added glycerin, would have a longer life and not pop as quickly. Therefor giving ample time for the bubbles to change colors.

I blew and made tons of huge bubbles but with one major problem. None of the bubbles would leave the straw. As soon as I would try to place them on the small bowl, they would pop. As long as they were hanging on the straw they seemed fine. Needless to say, I never got to see the changing colors, but I did manage to capture some interesting shots.

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Andi Saw 2 years, 4 months ago
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Camellia Staab Replied to Andi Saw 2 years, 4 months ago

blush

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Jay Boggess 2 years, 4 months ago

What fun! Very creative. Love these!

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Camellia Staab Replied to Jay Boggess 2 years, 4 months ago

Thanks Jay it was fun grinning

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Jay Boggess Replied to Camellia Staab 2 years, 4 months ago

My pleasure! 
:=D
Cheers!

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Stephanie Hyde 2 years, 4 months ago

I adore this series!  So interesting.  In my photography group someone did a bubble mixture experiment using glycerine vs. karo.  The karo apparently made stronger bubbles....go figure!

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Camellia Staab Replied to Stephanie Hyde 2 years, 4 months ago

I know and then there is another recipe that requires sugar, for the same reason. So who knows. All I know is I couldn't get them to sit on anything but the straw :)

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Stephanie Hyde Replied to Camellia Staab 2 years, 4 months ago

So weird!

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Lisa Britton 2 years, 4 months ago

I think they came out cool, still have lots of shape and color.

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Camellia Staab Replied to Lisa Britton 2 years, 4 months ago

Thanks you Lisa :)

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Joe Zink 2 years, 4 months ago

What a fun experiment, Camellia!
I really like #3

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Camellia Staab Replied to Joe Zink 2 years, 4 months ago

It was fun and thanks Joe :)

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Sigrid Strohschneider-Laue 2 years, 4 months ago

Funny series and very unusual, BECAUSE of the straw! The reflections wouldn't be the same without the straw. I love it ...

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Camellia Staab Replied to Sigrid Strohschneider-Laue 2 years, 4 months ago

Thanks Sigrid. Didn't recognize your profile pic smile

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Sigrid Strohschneider-Laue Replied to Camellia Staab 2 years, 4 months ago

smile Today - reading the menu ...

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Russell Smith 2 years, 4 months ago

#2 Is my favorite from this series although I do like the rest of them.

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Camellia Staab Replied to Russell Smith 2 years, 4 months ago

full moon with face

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