Photo Essay: Sound and Vision
Ever been inside a guitar? A team of German art directors and photographers commissioned to make an advertising campaign for the Berlin Philharmonic captured these striking pictures of musical instruments by taking them apart and mounting a camera inside each one.
The Berlin Philharmonic’s organ consists of more than 6,000 pipes.
Braces inside the smoke-filled shell resemble wooden beams.
This woodwind’s straight body allows a clear view from one end to the other.
Light pours through the sound holes of this stand-up bass.
You’ve seen inside, now take a look—and listen—at the rest: