MRI fruit and vegetable animation by andy ellison
MRI fruit and vegetable animation by andy ellison MRI fruit and vegetable animation by andy ellison
oct 05, 2012
MRI fruit and vegetable animation by andy ellison

animated GIF of a broccoli MRI scan by andy ellison

for the last few years boston-based technologist andy ellison has been putting fruits and vegetables
through a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machine – and then stitching together the resulting
images to create moving GIFs. the animations move fluidly through the volume of the food stuffs,
presenting a whimsical deconstruction of each edible subject. ellison investigates the likes of corn,
starfruit and tomato – the project beginning merely as a method to warm up and calibrate the scanner
prior to his regular work day.

animated GIF of a tomato scan

animated GIF of a starfruit

animated GIF of a broccoli scan

moving image of a cucumber scan

animated scan of a cactus

MRI scan of three lily buds side by side

MRI scan of corn

via colossal and salon

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