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Posted by John Grant IV on June 11, 2012 at 9:10 PM

I made a camera obscura today (like those used by the old masters).  I made a room completely and extremely dark by covering the window with thick black trash bags.  Then I made a small pin-hole (the diameter of a grain of rice) in the covering.  Suddenly, an amazing (though faint) up-side-down image of the outside world was projected onto a white piece of foam core in my hands.  It really worked!!!  It looked like the drawing below:

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