Making the Invisible, Visible
In this 2014 TED talk, Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows how, using photography, we can reveal nature’s secrets.
Some of the highlights include using time-lapse photography to speed up growth cycles to a rate we humans can see and appreciate.
On the other end of the spectrum, he slows things down so we can see the delicacy in the feathers and fierceness in the eyes of the owl that is flying right at us.
Whether through the power of magnification or bending time, photographers have the ability to capture beauty that is not visible to the naked eye. And to share that beauty with the world.