“Images in Science” (2004)
Editor and author: L. Möller. 11 sections with top photographers presenting their images in science. Most of the photographers have received the international Lennart Nilsson Award in scientific images (“lennartnilssonaward.se“).
The book starts with the history of images from rock carving to photography presented by 165 images. The images represents the way to make or show illustrations. Ancient maps, the first photographs, scientific images, the first X-ray images, the first photographs, images from the US civil war and the hanging of the people that assassinated President Lincoln and the first image of a lightning. Then follows 10 chapters where photographers presents scientific images. The images covers the smallest virus to the universe, satellite images to high speed photography, September 11 (before and after) from satellite, small insects to colored diamonds and much more presented in 335 images. In total there are more than 500 images. Lennart Nilsson, George Eastman House and The Swedish Space Board contributed with their images. The photographers are from the US, Australia, Sweden and Germany.
Publishing House; Karolinska University Press.