BevShots: The beautiful photographs of alcohol





A research scientist from Florida State University named Michael Davidson has shone a new light on alcoholic beverages by photographing cocktails through a microscopic lens. The results are breathtakingly beautiful.

Davidson’s subsequent “Bevshot” series is now a successful business venture, offering photographs on items ranging from canvas to drink flasks. The naturally occurring colours are unaltered and represent the magnified crystalline structure for each concoction. 
 
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The images are made by crystallizing the drink of choice - whether that be tequila, Champagne, vodka or a plethora of other alcoholic drinks - on a lab slide. Using a standard light microscope with a camera attached, the light source is polarized and passed through the crystal. This creates the magnificently eye-catching rainbow of colours.

BevShots are licensed from Florida State University and Michael Davidson, but the business is now fronted by Lester Hutt, president of BevShots MicroArt, LLC, who worked on NASA’s Mars probes searching for evidence of past life on the red planet.
 
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BevShots images are now available in the UK and the rest of Europe at www.bevshots.co.uk 
 

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