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22 Astonishing Photographs Made With An X-Ray

Brendan Fitzpatrick uses modern medical imaging to create stunning works of art.

Where other photographers choose Canon or Nikon, Brendan Fitzpatrick has chosen a medical X-Ray machine to make his art.

And the results are unlike any photo you've ever seen...

Brendan Fitzpatrick

This is probably one of the the most epic selfies ever made.

An extraordinary interior detail of a crab captured via mammogram.

Brendan Fitzpatrick

Appearing to glow with an inner light.

The mammogram also reveals tiny air bubbles and yolk sacs within a hen's eggs.

Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick

And the interior structures of preserved terrapin specimens.

Brendan Fitzpatrick

But probably most spectacular is Brendan's X-rays photos revealing the complex mechanical and electrical components hidden in children's toys.

Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Brendan Fitzpatrick

In hoping to capture the internal beauty of nature, Brendan turned his attention to one of art history's favorite subjects - the flower.

Brendan Fitzpatrick

A delicate and translucent X-ray of a Lily flower, stem and leaves.

Brendan Fitzpatrick

The interior structure of a rose with leaves and stem.

Brendan Fitzpatrick

And a stunning close-up view the rose bud.

Brendan Fitzpatrick

A single tulip.

Brendan Fitzpatrick

And the complex interior structure of an orchid.

Brendan Fitzpatrick is a commercial photographer based in Sydney, Australia. To view more of his work, check out his website at www.invisiblelight.com.au.

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