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Camera Obscura (San Francisco)

Camera Obscura ( Cliff House) Cameras obscura, devices which project an image of the surroundings onto a surface using only existing exterior light sources, usually sunlight, have a long history in San Francisco.

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Workshop - Recalculating Reality: the Artist and the Camera Obscura

1860 practical hints on photography

Web Site devoted to collecting and using Antique and Classic Cameras. The site contains images, links and information on antique and classic cameras. Collector of Daguerreian and Wet Plate Era Equipment and Ephemera.

1859 a catechism of photography

Victorian, Retro, Vintage, Antique Century Photographic Equipment and Cameras.

Nature as artist

Nature as artist. Figures inscribed on stones, anthropomorphic landscape, and a portable camera obscura from Ars Magna Lucis et Umbrae ed.

ergo - Athanasius Kircher. Ars Magna Lucis et Umbrae (The...

Athanasius Kircher – Combinatorial Music, Augmented Face-Substitution & Projection Systems Illustrated in the / Sacred Geometry

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Athanasius Kircher – Combinatorial Music, Augmented Face-Substitution & Projection Systems Illustrated in the

A camera obscura is a box or darkened room with a lens or hole through which the image of an external object is projected onto the opposite inside...

A camera obscura is a box or darkened room with a lens or hole through which the image of an external object is projected onto the opposite inside.

Print showing an artificial eye a magic lantern and a �catoptric [relating to mirrors and reflected images] cistula� with diagrams illustrating light...

An eighteenth-century English print of the workings of a camera obscura, magic lantern, and other objects of optical interest.