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Tent camera obscura

Description of the assembling and functioning of a tent camera obscura (1800-1850). This was a device used by artists and painters, before the invention of photography, to capture latent images of reality and copy its outline on a sheet of paper.

Shadow theatre

Shadow Theatre / Teatre d'ombres. La Llum del Cinema series. Museu del Cinema.