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The spectacular artworks that get washed away

11 July 2014 Last updated at 07:03 BST

You cannot see it in a studio, you cannot own it and it lasts for just hours but an artist from San Francisco is gaining worldwide acclaim for his work.

Andres Amador uses a rake to create stunning designs on beaches which are washed away with the tides.

Wendy Urquhart reports.

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