Monthly Archives: October 2014

Drawing with a Camera Lucida

Originally posted on Echoes from the Vault:
Back before the days of photography, society relied on the ‘artist’s impression’ to see people they would never meet or places they would never go. Artists used drawing aids such as mirrors, prisms,…

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Climate change unfortunately in action

In Alaska thousands of walruses have been forced to crowd on to a beach due to disappearing sea ice. The ice can be seen by satellite and is one of the smallest expanses ever seen. If this declining summer sea … Continue reading

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