John Mallaney

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Colliding Water Droplets

Here is a shot of water droplets colliding at high speed.  Red food colouring was added for artistic effect.

Colliding water droplets

Colliding water droplets

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2 Responses to “Colliding Water Droplets”

  1. Ali

    I’m tempted to experiment with the kids over the hols. What kind of speeds were you shooting at to get this?


    • John Mallaney

      Hi Ali, I am using manual with a shutter speed of 1/200sec and f/18. I’m freezing the action using 2 x flashguns with wireless flash triggers. Good luck with your efforts.



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