Study redefines 'photographic memory' For the study, she and a group of psychology students looked at two groups of visitors to Fairfield U.'s Bellarmine Museum. For one thing, Henkel said, not everyone looks at the oodles and oodles of photos they take during a vacation, a museum visit or a child's school play. The study quickly caught the eye of media outlets across the globe, including talk show hostess Chelsea Handler, who mentioned it on her E! talk show, "Chelsea Lately."