Making Ice Cream Pottery

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[vimeo width=”900″ height=”430″]http://vimeo.com/43803563[/vimeo] A one minute video showing the process of throwing a pot in ice cream, the texture changes as it melts and we re-freeze it using liquid nitrogen to extend the working time. The liquid nitrogen evaporates very quickly so although Charlie needs gloves when pouring it by the time David comes to […]

BBC News Points West: Ice cream pottery

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[vimeo width=”900″ height=”430″]http://vimeo.com/43299483[/vimeo] Research work featured on BBC Points West News 31 May 2012 in which I’m exploring capturing transient materials, in this example we throw some ice cream pottery, yes a pot made out of ice cream. Using a 360 degree array of cameras I can capture it from all angles as it melts. […]

ice cream pottery

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ice cream / pottery / 3D capture event now on BBC iPlayer, but rather like the ice-cream it’s not going to be around for long. Follow this link, item starts 22 minutes in to the programme