megalethoscope


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megalethoscope

an optical device similar to a stereoscope in which a photograph is greatly magnified and the effect of perspective is deepened.
See also: Photography
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Exhibiting peep boxes, magic lanterns and megalethoscope, Dubai Moving Image Museum at Tecom is a must-see for children and adults
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His favourite piece of item in his collection is a megalethoscope made by Italian inventor, Charles Ponti in 1862 that shows a three dimensional image in a tunnel shaped wooden box.