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DLSR Shutter in Slow Motion

Have you ever seen a DSLR's shutter mechanism in slow motion? The Slow Mo Guys have created a fantastic video showing us how it works!! The rolling shutter allows for very fast exposure times and can lead to some funky artefacts!

By | 2nd March 2015|Uncategorized|4 Comments

Gravity

If you drop two very different objects from the same height will they land at the same time? And if you repeat this in vacuum will the result be different? Click throught to find out the answer with Newton's laws of motion and universal gravitation!

By | 6th November 2014|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Blue Sky

Have you ever wondered why the sky is blue, the sun is yellow and sunrises/sunsets are red? This is due to Rayleigh scattering from the air molecules. The molecules scatter more blue light than red light so when looking at the sky it seems blue! Click through to learn more.

By | 21st October 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Physics vs. Photography Conference

Have you ever been to a physics conference, or a photography conference? I had the chance to go to both in the last few weeks in the US. Click through to read more about my experience, and the differences and similarities between them!

By | 15th September 2014|Uncategorized|3 Comments

Tiny People, Tiny Cities

Have you ever wondered why things that are further away look smaller? Click through to learn more about angles and how to use them to take cool funky photographs :)

By | 31st July 2014|Uncategorized|4 Comments

Minus Green

As most of you probably know, colours correspond to different wavelengths in the electromagnetic spectrum. But what wavelength represents the colour pink? Click through to learn more :)

By | 24th July 2014|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Welcome

Welcome to my new blog "Physics and Photography" :) I am a physicist in love with photography and my passions will combine here! I this blog I will write about the cool physics behind photography and how I incorporate it into my images.

By | 21st July 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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