Octopus is a fascinating creature. And his well-researched intellect has led more and more scientists to believe that humans are not the only ones with the ability to understand and solve difficult problems. In addition to opening jars and predicting the results of football games, we can now add “photographs” to the list of skills that these eight-tentacle invertebrates can acquire.
To promote their water-resistant camera, Sony recently teamed up with the Sea Life Aquarium in New Zealand to teach an octopus named Rambo to take pictures of visitors inside his aquarium and become an octographer. The camera was mounted in her aquarium “When we tried to get her to take a picture, it only took three attempts to understand the process,” said one of the trainers. “It’s faster than a dog. In fact, it’s faster than a human in some cases. «(Via PetaPixel)
The octograph: an octopus was formed to take pictures of aquarium visitors in just three video essays: