7A55.20 - Single Photons - Pictures

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Demo Title:
Single Photons - Pictures
Single Photon counting
Area of Study:
Modern Physics
4 slide series of single photon exposure.

The four slides show a picture of a girl during exposure of single photons.  The first picture gives an unrecognizable object, with each successive picture  being more recognizable.

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