Professional photographer and friend Chase had an internship in Boston over the summer, giving me some time to work on my skills with a little guidance. It also meant we took every opportunity for a shoot, and this one was too easy to pass up. Advertised on Facebook, a bicycle enthusiast wanted to bring bike parties, like those held in many other cities around the world, to Boston. Only caught the send off, but it looked like a good party to me!
After their debut in my home state of Maine, the Umbrella Project returned to MIT to show its constituents what a real light show can be. A joint project between Pilobolus and CSAIL, it explores the ways humans react as groups to simple, abstract commands.
It’s data for the researchers, and its beautiful to behold.