Building and Using a Self-Contained Box Camera

In today's tutorial, we'll be taking an in-depth look a box camera. Box camera is a generic term for a primitive instant camera which uses photo paper to produce a negative and subsequently duplicate that negative to turn it into a final image. In short, it's a camera with a darkroom built inside of it.

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