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Galleries // 2021 Spark:Spring Student // Talking Magnifier

Talking Magnifier

Finalist

Competition: Spark:Spring Student
Designer: sijie Chen
Design Type: Product & industrial
Company / Organization / School: Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts
Team Members: Long Zhiqing

This plant identifier is a plant science popularization instrument designed for children. The magnifier holding in hand has an internal camera and a plant identification system. In using, it sends related information to the observer through earphones, which are connected to the hand shank. We hope children could have a deeper understanding about plants while getting familiar with the nature. The combination of magnifier and earphones is just like a stethoscope, which tries to narrow the distance between human and nature, making every observation like listening to the breath and heart beat of plants.