Getting the Big Picture

Devices from the Permanent Collection

California Museum of Photography

January 1, 2007 - January 1, 2008



The panorama photograph, immensely popular in the first half of the twentieth century, was usually taken in one of two ways: by keeping the camera stationary and moving the lens, or by immobilizing the lens and rotating the camera. The resulting picture usually displayed a wider field of view than was possible with conventional cameras. These devices illustrated in the gallery are assorted examples from the UCR/CMP collection.



UCR/California Museum of Photography, Gluck Fellows Program
Events in Focus

Film

Finding Vivian Maier

Screening - Saturday, August 30, 2014, 7pm


Performance

Los Vendidos by Luis Valdez

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 7pm - 9pm

A staged reading of the one-act play