The horrors that live within us: Marcus DeSieno’s giant ferrotype critters

It's one thing to know that our bodies are full of bacteria, parasites, germs and other critter, some of them useful and some of them harmful. But it's an entirely different thing to see these creepy creatures magnified on a four feet ferrotype print. Talk about the stuff of nightmares.

Nightmares are exactly the driving force behind Marcus DeSieno's ongoing project, in which he transfers electron microscope scans of all kinds of critters onto photographic ferrotype plates. Watching the eponymous alien in Ridley Scott's 1979 movie emerge from a human body as…

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via Imaging Resource News Page


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