Warranty Void – Exploded Views of Real-world Things

Inspired by the exploded-view technical drawings used to show how a component is assembled. ‘Warranty Void’ is an ongoing personal project using real-world objects broken down into it basic components. Exploded views are typically made using an illustration or a 3D render whereas this series uses the real world object, broken down piece by piece. These pieces are photographed one piece at a time, in situ and range from 50 to over 120 separate components. I’ve had a number of people ask me how these images were made so I thought I’d give a basic outline of my process. What …