Here an object. What will it be turned into?

Marc Steinmetz’s “Escape Tools” photographs showcase the ingenious hacks of prison inmates made from detritus and scrounged materials.

Not all of the items are for escape in the strictest sense. This tube of horseradish paste, for instance, was fashioned into a not-so-crude hash pipe. Harsh.

Escape Tools [MarcSteinmetz.com via MAKE: and Boing Boing Gadgets]