Uncovering the past
The most recent involves unearthing glass plates taken in France during or at least around the time of World War I. Whilst on the look out for antique photographic ... of his images hand coloured and converted into Magic Lantern Slides.
The Movies 200 Years Before Cinema
In 1961, when I was eleven years old, my father bought a rusty, tin magic lantern and a box of glass ... 35mm slide projector which, you may recall (if you're of a certain age), was a device used in the late 20th century to inflict our holiday photos ...
Slide collection lights up Fall River's steamboat past
Totaling more than 70 antique glass slides, the presentation centered on marine-related images from ... a member of the Photographic Historical Society of New England, acted as projectionist and offered a history of the Magic Lantern medium.
'Magic lantern' images open window into Russia's past
Orlov believes Rahill had the glass plates made in order to show images of war and of Russia to a wider ... He said he had developed a presentation of her grandfather's slides. He called it "Orlov's Magic Lantern Experience," and he wanted to stop by.
The mother of all moving pictures - the Magic Lantern
Yes, the humble magic lantern with its glass plate slides ... for example), slide sets of foreign countries or exotic animals or a series of morally-uplifting images about 'good deeds' to show to your family! From 1838 to 1876, the most spectacular ...