Artist's Filters - Antique and Vintage Cameras

Artist's Filters

Image of Artist's Filters

Blue, green, orange, amber with one filter missing. Horn case.

These were used by artists to alter colour rendering in order to emphasise the form of the subject. Early 19th century.

Camera Obscura

Camera Lucida

Claude Glass

Artist's Filters

Silhouette

Zograscope

Illusion

Multiple Images

Transformation

Panorama

Shadow Puppets

Lithophane

Multi-Faceted Lens

Kaleidoscope

Peep Egg

Zoetrope

Praxinoscope

Flip Books

Miscellaneous