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All for the Gram – FallingInSand

Emanuele D'Angelo

His name is James Sun but on Instagram is better known as FallingInSand, a unique artist capable of transforming grains of sand into real masterpieces.

Until recently he was a mechanical engineer, a job that he did not particularly love, then one day by chance he came across one of those many videos on sand art on Youtube and decided to totally change his life. From that instant James Sun decided that his future would be different, so he returned to China and began to study and learn all the secrets of the trade.

An apt and absolutely winning decision, in a short time FallingInSand conquers large portions of the public with his detailed works, but not only, recently he collaborated with the NFL for which he reproduced all the logos of the team. From celebrities to logos, James Sun is able to reproduce any subject or object, using his 66 colors of sand.

An intricate and meticulous work, just think that it takes from 6 to 10 hours to bring portraits to life, such as the incredible representations of Kobe Bryant, Kanye West and Angelina Jolie. While for logos the work time is reduced, it takes about a couple of hours to reproduce them.

And you at the beach were able to create something like this? If the answer is no, we’ll show you some of her creations, to discover them all just visit his Instagram profile.

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Written by Emanuele D'Angelo
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