Expanded Views

Expanded Views
Some people might recall the classic Viewmaster toy…   During the Week 3 workshop students learned about 3-d stereoscopic photography which is what makes the Viewmaster work.  Two photographs that are only slightly different from one another are viewed side-by-side in a way that recreates stereo vision. There’s two parts to stereoscopic photography.  First, the ...

Muybridge Menagerie

The second week of Delights of Seeing focused on stop motion photography and early examples of animation using photographic images.  Eadweard Muybridge was a famous stop motion photographer who invented a process for capturing the movements of animals and people.  He was the first to show the position of a horses feet while running, something ...

Delights of Seeing Workshops!

Delights of Seeing Workshops!
I have been preparing for my next media arts workshop series at Hillsdale Prep. The series begins Thursday, February 23rd and includes a total of three free after school workshops. The workshop title, “Delights of Seeing” is inspired by a Walker Evans (famous documentary photographer, 1903-1975) quote in which he  states, “…the matter of art ...