Macro

Art

These Ethereal Photographs Were Taken in Total Darkness

Rafaël Herman’s strange photos of the Judean Mountains and the Mediterranean were taken at night without the aid of a flash or digital manipulation.
Monica Uszerowicz
1.25.17
Film

Trip Out to Technicolor Fluid Footage Shot in 4K

Russian artist Ruslan Khasanov is back with another psychedelic dive into the world of vividly colored liquids.
Kevin Holmes
1.6.17
Film

Under a Microscope, Heavy Metals Look Like Crystal Kingdoms

Chemicals and equations are a glimmering audiovisual feast in this macro 4K film.
Kara Weisenstein
12.20.16
video

Mysterious Space Recordings Soundtrack a Gorgeous Macro Video

Filming ink and water using a macro lens, artist Susi Sie combines entrancing visuals with deep space’s strange music.
TCP Staff
12.13.16
Art

When Light Collides with Lens Imperfections, Luminescent Magic Happens

Artist Shane Griffin explores the physics of light and optical effects in colorful macro photographs.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
12.4.16
Art

Psychedelic Neon Fluids Float in a Stunning 4K Video

Shooting macro footage of neon fluids yields gorgeous sequences, as Russian motion graphics artist Ruslan Khasanov here illustrates.
DJ Pangburn
10.12.16
Music

Enter a Fluid Cosmos of Synesthesia & Dub Techno

Enlighten your afternoon with an hour of swirling footage by PUPIL Visuals set to Dave Marian's subterranean techno.
TCP Staff
11.19.15
Film

Magnetic Fluids and Paint Combine to Form Psychedelic Visuals

See the surreal, macro beauty of fluids reacting to magnetic fields in filmmaker Karl Fenton's 'Fluorescent.'
Kevin Holmes
10.27.15
Art

Macro Footage of Liquid Morphs in Susi Sie's New Music Video

An abstract fluid cosmos emerges in Susi Sie's new video for "Sleepless," by Pan-Pot featuring L.O.U.
TCP Staff
9.10.15
Art

Artist Carves Tiny Pop Art Masterpieces on the Tips of Pencils

Salavat Fidai's intricate graphite sculptures aren't made for writing.
Beckett Mufson
2.26.15
Art

Suspended Liquids Become Cosmic Landscapes in Susie Sie's New Video

'ECHOES' looks like the surface of Neptune—no VFX necessary.
Emerson Rosenthal
1.12.15
Art

Macrophotography Preserves the Beauty of Gemstones and Spider Fur

Imaging specialists have created a new technology that takes macrophotography to the next level.
Becky Chung
1.7.15
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