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Amazingly Detailed Photos of Massive Collections

Adele Peters

Portland-based photographer Jim Gordon documents collections: 5,000 pairs of scissors, or dozens of cameras, or things that have washed up on the beach. Each photo can take up to 14 hours to prepare (and Gordon's a perfectionist—after laying out all 5,000 scissors, he decided he didn't like the arrangement, and started over). Check out some of his beautiful work in this Wired article.

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