From Selfies to Telescopes


Hawthornden Lecture Theatre, Scottish National Gallery The Mound Edinburgh EH2 2EL


Thursday, May 25, 2023 - 18:00 to 20:00

Join a free public lecture exploring modern digital cameras and their impact on our world, from your phone to the Milky Way and beyond on Thursday 25 May, 6-8pm in the Scottish National Gallery.

The lecture will discuss modern digital cameras, their history, pervasiveness in the everyday world, and high impact scientific results through the same technology.

The talk is organised by Professor Robert Henderson, with the following speakers:

  • Professor Nobuzaki Teranishi (Shizuoka University)
  • Professor Eric Fossum (Dartmouth College)
  • Dr Shouleh Nikzad (NASA)
an image of space with galaxies, stars and light