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RE: A Superb Piece of Engineering - The Brownie Shutter

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Oh, there's no lens in that thing? I thought all cameras had lenses! lol. That's pretty amazing.


Nope, no lens! It works like a pinhole camera -

Pinhole camera
A pinhole camera is a simple camera without a lens but with a tiny aperture (the so-called pinhole) – effectively a light-proof box with a small hole in one side. Light from a scene passes through the aperture and projects an inverted image on the opposite side of the box, which is known as the camera obscura effect.