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iCandy: November 2009

Spectrum's monthly slideshow proves that a picture is worth a thousand bytes

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Photo: Olivier-Laban Mattei/AFP/Getty Images
ANALYZE THIS: A new scanning and multispectral-analysis technique from Lumiere Technology, in Paris, is being used to ferret out details in paintings, allowing experts to tell whether an artwork is a forgery masquerading as a masterpiece. The portrait on the screen is said to have been painted by Leonardo da Vinci.
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