November 1, 2021

Is Moire Pattern Merely Inconvenience Maker?

Xiaorui Shi

Moire Pattern Dynamic Graphics, 2021

Moiré pattern is an optical phenomenon first discovered by French researcher Moore in the 18th century, which is a kind of high-frequency interference strip that appears on the photosensitive elements of digital cameras or scanners. Generally, moiré patterns will bring some trouble to our lives. Especially as a photographer, this kind of interference pattern is often produced in the camera when shooting. Inspired by the Moire pattern, this work uses the formation principle of Moire pattern to make dynamic patterns. Moiré pattern is not only a trouble in people’s lives, it can also appear as a beautiful pattern in fashion design