The Magical Moving Picture Show is Australia's only mobile camera obscura. (A Latin term meaning a dark vaulted chamber). A camera obscura is one of the inventions that led to photography and the camera. This camera obscura projects images of its surroundings inside the Magical Moving Picture Show.
Mt Compass Wetlands viewed inside The Magical Moving Picture Show
Inside the darkened chamber, children can engage in a variety of activities using smoke and mirrors, rainbows and safe substances that magically appear under ultraviolet light.
The Magical Moving Picture Show will make its first appearance at the 41st Compass Cup on Sat 25th of Jan 2014. After this date, it is available for booking for schools, preschools, birthday parties, private events and other shows, fairs and fetes.
Karen offers different programs for those with an interest in history, physics, visual arts or photography.
If you develop an interest in viewing this type of image, other camera obscuras are located in
These could be added to your travel itinerary for future destinations. Right now you can have a phenomenal experience in Australia's only mobile Camera Obscura at The Compass Cup on Sat 25th of Jan 2014.