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Events, 2015

Don Jolley & Pinhole Camera Making at the Bolinas Museum

"Pinhole Camera Making"

Bolinas Museum
48 Wharf Road
Bolinas 94924, United States
DATES: Sunday, April 27, 2014 - Sunday, April 27, 2014

Contact: Christine Borg
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Telephone: (415)868-0330
Web Site: http://www.bolinasmuseum.org
DROP-IN PINHOLE CAMERA MAKING WITH DON JOLLEY & BOLINAS-STINSON SCHOOL STUDENTS FROM 1-4 PM. SPECIAL GALLERY TALK 2 PM. FREE. NO RESERVATIONS NEEDED.

Even a cookie tin or a suitcase can produce high quality photographs! Join us for an open house celebrating the history of the pinhole camera. Drop by and learn about pinhole cameras from found objects with the expert guidance of teacher Don Jolley and Bolinas-Stinson School students. During the 2 PM Gallery Talk, learn about the fascinating history of this surprisingly simple device that dates to the 5th Century BC and was used by such notable mathematicians, astronomers, philosophers, and artists including Aristotle and Leonardo da Vinci.