by Rebekah Rhoden in New Photography on Tuesday 15 January 2013

At first glance, you might think these photographs are fake or manipulated in some way. But no, Colorado-based artist Mike Grab situates these amazing balancing stones using only gravity and his own ingenuity. He explains his thorough process on his website, GravityGlue, where he also states that the art of stone balancing has been practiced by many cultures over the years as a sort of therapeutic ritual.