Steel wool spinning, creating gorgeous circular streaks of golden light from burning wire wool inside a whisk attached to wire, or rope.

Steel wool spinning, creating gorgeous circular streaks of golden light from burning wire wool inside a whisk attached to wire, or rope. Stock Photo
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Contributor:

stephen brian / Alamy Stock Photo

Image ID:

C92J9W

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34.9 MB (2 MB Compressed download)

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Dimensions:

4288 x 2848 px | 36.3 x 24.1 cm | 14.3 x 9.5 inches | 300dpi

Date taken:

6 November 2011

Location:

Howden le Wear, County Durham

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Capturing gorgeous circular streaks of golden light — otherwise known as steel wool spinning. The process behind these shimmering photographs requires the photographer to set fire to a tuft of steel wool tucked inside a wire whisk attached to a long, thick wire, or rope.

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