Camera Parts Deconstruction

CASING- Protects the camera from light and damage and blocks out sunlight. Protects film and protects from water damage.

Camera Casing

SHUTTER- Blocks out light from entering the camera and exposes the film.


LENS- The lens is a circular glass object, that has a curve. The lens slows light down to redirect the light and form an image.


FILM- Plastic image is saved onto film. This preserves the image with emulsion.

FLASH CIRCUIT- Creates short flash of bright light to help the visibility and add light in the dark.

CLEAR TUBE- Gas discharge tube conducts electricity.


Created with images by RichardLey - "camera old retro"

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