Dr. Edwin H. Land (1909-1991)


Subject:
Photography , Notable People , Scientists , Cameras , History

Description:
Biography of scientist Edwin H. Land, who "was distinguished for his inventions and contributions in the fields of polarized light, photography and colour vision," and who developed the Polaroid instant camera and founded the Polaroid Corporation. Illustrated biography sections discuss Land's early life and his theories and achievements. From the "Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society," reprinted on the website of the Rowland Institute at Harvard, which was founded by Land.

Publisher:
Rowland Institute at Harvard

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.rowland.harvard.edu/organization/land/index.php


PID= res:lii-25449