Project: Frozen bubble photo

Hello Begonias!

Here is a fantastic winter photography project for you which looks impressive, but is incredibly simple to achieve.  Thanks to my friend Nick for putting me onto this.

Frozen bubble

The bubble above was created in -6°C on a very grey day between flurries of snow, but an ideal time would be a clear sunrise or sunset in order to capture some beautiful reflections in your bubble.

All you need is some bubble mix (e.g. dilute washing up liquid), something to make the bubbles (I twisted some thin wire into a loop) and a cold day with snow or a heavy frost – a couple of degrees under freezing or colder.  You could also add glycerine or corn syrup to the mix to help create a stronger bubble, less likely to pop. Continue reading