In photographer Jordan Matter
's pictures, everyday occurrences are transformed into fantastic moments. For three years, Matter collaborated with professional dancers to capture the photographs in his book, "Dancers Among Us."
From riding the train to shopping at the mall to taking a shower, the photos put unexpected joy and energy into typically mundane activities.
Matter's photographs were recently featured in an exhibit at One New York Plaza, on display until Oct. 4, 2013. Read on to see selections from the project, such as this image of dancer Jeffrey Smith flying across a subway platform in Times Square.