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Bert Myers
New Orleans, LA

About the Artist

Bert Myers is a retired academic physician (Professor of Surgery at LSUMC) who has long had a serious interest in photography as an art medium.

In 1972, he studied with "Ansel Adams":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ansel_Adams at one of the last workshops the master himself taught. In the 1980's, as part of his medical research, he obtained a precision Xray machine and used it to make images of the very small blood vessels growing into healing wounds ("microangiography":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microangiography).

Some of the images looked like abstract paintings, and he started to ex…

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About the Artist

Bert Myers is a retired academic physician (Professor of Surgery at LSUMC) who has long had a serious interest in photography as an art medium.

In 1972, he studied with "Ansel Adams":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ansel_Adams at one of the last workshops the master himself taught. In the 1980’s, as part of his medical research, he obtained a precision Xray machine and used it to make images of the very small blood vessels growing into healing wounds ("microangiography":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microangiography).

Some of the images looked like abstract paintings, and he started to explore the uses of Xray as an art medium. He still uses this technology to create his work today.

Artist’s Work

Snap dragon positive
Bert myers

Snap Dragon Blossom Positive

By Bert Myers

Snap dragon negative
Bert myers

Snap Dragon Blossom Negative

By Bert Myers

Blue toned whelk
Bert myers

Blue Toned Whelk

By Bert Myers

Pancake batfish
Bert myers

XRay Pancake Batfish

By Bert Myers

Stone crab pos
Bert myers

Stone Crab Positive

By Bert Myers