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Imagine a city swarming with endless open-ended narratives, with centresin process aplenty, with intermingling cultures. A city full of pockmarke… Read More
Imagine a city swarming with endless open-ended narratives, with centresin process aplenty, with intermingling cultures. A city full of pockmarked pavements, with all their seedy charm! A city with students without any job opportunities in the near future, a city bursting at the seams with images of the past and imaginings of a brighter future! Behold Lublin! Read Less
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The camera obscura (Latin; camera for "vaulted chamber/room", obscura for "dark", together "darkened chamber/room"; plural: camera obscuras or camerae obscurae) is an optical device that projects an image of its surroundings on a screen. It is used in drawing and for entertainment, and was one of the inventions that led to photography and the camera. The device consists of a box or room with a hole in one side. Light from an external scene passes through the hole and strikes a surface inside, where it is reproduced, rotated 180 degrees (thus upside-down), but with color and perspective preserved. The image can be projected onto paper, and can then be traced to produce a highly accurate representation.
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