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Eye of America - giant camera project
Feb 25, 2012, 05:44
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Eye of America - giant camera project
This is intriguing - a camera so large that it will capture negatives 6 feet by 4.5 feet, and will produce prints two stories high. The camera itself will be 35 feet long and transported by truck all around America - to be used to capture cultural portraits of people in super high detail.

http://www.petapixel.com/2012/01/18/a-35...negatives/

David Manarchy is the brain behind this project and he envisions a circus type excitement when this setup rolls into a town, all to capture a single click of a person's face. The negatives themselves can be displayed as art pieces in their own right using a LED backlit panel.

Very interesting indeed...

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Eye of America - giant camera project - shuttertalk - Feb 25, 2012 05:44

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