The Intersection of Science and Art in Photography




This article is by Deirdre Moore who is a teaching artist and AI coach in the San Diego public schools dedicated to helping classroom teachers make arts an integral part of their teaching. Here she discusses how science and the visual arts, specifically photography integrates well.

The milk drop series photographed by Harold “Doc” Edgerton, a professor of electrical engineering at MIT, was not only beautiful works of art that are on display at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, but a technological breakthrough of the time, as his high-speed photography could take photographs of events happening too quickly for the eye to see.

If you haven’t been one to click on our articles, I highly recommend that you look at this. There are a few fantastic photographs and some interesting information. The article is short.


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