Nate Larson: Kirlian Photographs

Nate Larson

Soon after the online group show The Un-Natural Nature of Food was published on Fraction, I received a few emails from photographers who had related work. Nate Larson emailed me a link to his
Kirlian Photographs of food. Larson introduces the process in his introduction:

Kirlian Photography is a process that uses electricity rather than light to make contact images on photographic media. The Russian-born inventor Semyon Kirlian pioneered the process in 1939, which works by illuminating the electrical field around an object and recording the multi-colored emanations on photographic film or paper."

Check out Spam, Chunk Light Tuna, Banana and Chicken McNuggets at Nate Larson's website.

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