X-Ray Art


Award-winning photographer Nick Veasey uses a variety of specialised imaging equipment to create images that see within. Often collaborating with scientists and boffins, he has built a strong body of work that enables the viewer to appreciate what goes on underneath the surface. The subject matter of these enlightening images is entertaining and wide ranging. X-rays are primarily used for diagnostic radiography and crystallography; they are a form of ionizing radiation and as such can be dangerous. Veasey works in a lead-lined studio that is locked, with him on the outside, during the exposure of the images. Geiger counters are used to ensure safety. Once the x-ray has been exposed on to film it is then scanned read more

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ISBN:

9781847960108

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

224

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

Art and Photography , Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

04 March 2010

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Nick Veasey