Several months ago, we posted some awe-inspiring images of snowflakes under a scanning electron microscope. Well, we’ve stumbled upon an equally wonderful series of snowflake images, captured by DIY photographer Alexey Kljatov.
Using an old Helios camera lens literally taped to a Canon digital point-and-shoot (Powershot A650), he captures stunning macro images of snowflakes.
Here are some of our favorites:
And here is Kljatov’s DIY macro photography setup:
There’s many incredible snowflake photographers out there, but the DIY nature of Kljatov’s setup is truly inspirational. When art calls, pick up the phone.