Photographing the Invisible

photographing the invisible

Event schedule details

Saturday 17 June

12.00-14.00, 15.00-18.00

Event location details



Capture unobservable sounds using photography and uncover the physical principles enabling us to develop the future of brain imaging through a demonstration of the Schlieren experiment, which allows waves such as sound or heat to be seen using a camera.

This event will be held at the Goethe Institute, led by Melanie King (PhD Candidate at the Royal College of Art) and Carlos Cueto (Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Department of Earth Science and Engineering, Imperial College).

Visitor information

This is a drop in event. To plan your visit, you can download a copy of the timed events schedule and map (pdf) or see the printed programme (pdf)

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Event categories

  • Adults
  • Workshop
photographing the invisible