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With a grocery list of ingredients that would make the NSA give a double take, we set to work creating and filming this science experiement with a creative purpose. Let the games begin!
Edit, color, typography and amazing sound design by Dynamite Laser Beam and we’re ready for action. It’s showtime!
Art Directors Club of Denver
Burke Miles, Jason Schwarz
Michael DeleVaga, Adam Espinoza, Burke Miles, Jason Schwarz, Mike Slane
Sometimes the best work comes from being given a challenge and this project was certainly no exception. With a tight budget and a self-imposed requirement of ‘NO 3D’, we set to work scouring thrift stores and online sources of the unusual to come up with this totally unique set of creative ingredients.
The Shopping List:
acrylic photo frames
laser printer transparencies
food coloring dish soap
Mrs. Stewart’s laundry bluing
Borax (sodium tetraborate)
Food color, poster or powder paint
heat resistant containers
sodium acetate trihydrate
Necessity is the mother of
The commercial light tents available wouldn’t allow us the flexibility we needed to experiment. So, we developed our own system. Using foam-core, vellum, duct tape, and velcro, we created a modular system for a scalable light tent. It allowed us to flood the experiments with light, drip from above, magnetize from below, limit reflections, and save a few bucks.