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Fire 'n' Ice the Sequel

By JCowlan
In this image I have icreased my shutter speed to 15sec's. It was during this time that we decided to add more methylated spirit. Because of this there was slight movement within the picture, but the result was this pretty blue flame.
Altough these pictures were taken in college they were taken in a strictly controlled environment. As I mentioned in the previous write up we used a peice of glass that was 3/4 plate so it was less likely to crack under the extreme heat. We also had the correct fire extinguishers ( Powder) at hand as a precaution in case anything should go wrong.

Aperture f8 shutter speed 15 sec's

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thorn 13 124 2 Scotland
4 Mar 2006 7:43AM
Hi James,I really like this one with its blue flames,against the red flames what a contrast with ice in the middle.Excellent composition.Take care.AnnSmile

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taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
4 Mar 2006 7:52AM
Very pretty image resulted--thou I thought it was a rocket in the thumb.

chris631uk 12 19
4 Mar 2006 8:05AM
brilliant thats all you can say
Ian_Sweet 12 92 1 England
4 Mar 2006 8:12AM
Totally brilliant

lilipolala 12 8 Northern Ireland
4 Mar 2006 8:16AM
Spectacular image
Well captured
miriam xx
Chant57 Plus
12 395 3 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2006 8:56AM
Wonderful sequel James. Again not one I will be trying at home, but loved the how to..
daringdaphne 14 82 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2006 9:40AM
I could learn from this presentation.
The effects are extraordinary set of colours.

A good experiment.

4 Mar 2006 9:49AM
Great affect, lovely colours.
ChristineL 13 39 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2006 10:27AM
I like this one the best I think, great colours,
foggytwo 14 36 1 Scotland
4 Mar 2006 12:25PM
Great work James,you have created a wonderful effect here.Its a super image.
KBan 13 502 4 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2006 12:55PM
nice effect James, like it!!
mrsdaffy 12 16
4 Mar 2006 1:04PM
Extradinary method, wonderful effect James.

Mags Smile
CollY 12 14
4 Mar 2006 4:48PM
Fantastic image James..the colouring and the effect all work well together.
tonymarq 12 1 United States
4 Mar 2006 6:57PM
Lames amazing capture of colour and how it is engulfing the glass ice cube with slight orange flame hovering over, well captured!

stay well
Jaye 12 3
4 Mar 2006 7:12PM
Very effective James looks great.Glad it was done in a conttrolled situation have had my own personal dramas with metho. flaring !!!!!. Judith
AlanBW 12 20 England
5 Mar 2006 12:27AM
Amazing image
sunshot 13 24 United Kingdom
5 Mar 2006 1:24AM
excellent capture, well done
elcid 13 150 England
5 Mar 2006 3:31AM
Superb effect, James, nice one.

kitsch 12 439 4 United Kingdom
5 Mar 2006 11:53AM
ooh very effective,prefer this to last one!

TessC 12 1 Ireland
5 Mar 2006 12:11PM
Another fantastic image, well captured and presented..
Sina 12
6 Mar 2006 3:04AM
Excellent shot, really great work done here.
angelamary 12 6 England
6 Mar 2006 4:45AM
Amazing effect! Well caught!
Pegon 12 78 1 England
6 Mar 2006 9:48AM
Excellent work , I thought it was an advert for British Gas .
Pete .
Blenkinsopp 12 320 4 England
6 Mar 2006 10:39AM
you really do some amazing stuff
- brilliant
6 Mar 2006 12:42PM
well deserved on the RC award. this is very pretty. also a thank you for recent comments on my series I have begun (Colors Galore) much appreciated as always.
18 Mar 2006 12:54PM
Like this one a lot ... good effect and I love the colour it produced. Very effective indeed! Click*
Mari 14 1.8k United Kingdom
24 Mar 2006 9:11AM
Fantastic, James

Mari Smile

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