Come and visit our amazing camera obscura and create your own to take away.
Experiment with different materials and resources to create your own images in the camera obscura.
Visit the Camera Obscura
- Visit the camera obscura and experiment with our ‘what happens if’ box
- Use our change-your-view finders to experiment with different colours, views and perspectives
- Explore our mind-altering box of illusions and devices – how do they change your view of the world around you?
Make a Camera Obscura
- Make your own camera obscura to take home
- Be inspired by how artists have used camera obscuras
- See how Gainsborough experimented with colour and light with our working replica of his Showbox. Create your own work to try out in the box and photograph your results
Making a Landscape
- Practical art session led by our artist team. A changing programme of activity, based on current exhibitions. Contact the learning team for further details.