3D Photo Manipulation

MFA Photo, Video, & Related Media  student Shuwan Chen walked into the lab today with an idea and walked out with artwork!

MFA Photo, Video, & Related Media student Shuwan Chen walked into the lab today with an idea and walked out with artwork!

Shuwan wants to experiment with bending photographs in doubles to mimic a DNA double helix.

Shuwan wants to experiment with bending photographs in doubles to mimic a DNA double helix.

The first step of this project was cutting acrylic in two 10” by 10” squares on the laser cutter.  Then she UV printed her manipulated photograph. Finally, she manipulated her print by using the plastic bender to create her shape.

The first step of this project was cutting acrylic in two 10” by 10” squares on the laser cutter. Then she UV printed her manipulated photograph. Finally, she manipulated her print by using the plastic bender to create her shape.