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Stereo Viewers. I remember my first View-Master viewer as a pre-teen and the excitement of buying and viewing a new reel. I rekindled that excitement recently when I ran across a viewer in an antique store.
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The baby boom generation can easily identify with the 3-D View-Master that provided every kid including myself with hours of entertainment during the s and s by looking at Disneyland characters and National Park scenery. However, when this apparatus was first introduced, it was marketed towards adults in the s. The modern day View-Master took the place of the Victorian era stereoscope or stereoscopic. Like TVs are in every home today, stereoscopes were in practically every Victorian middle and upper class home in America and Europe.
The collection bears the name of the native New Yorker who assembled it over a period of more than six decades, Robert N. Dennis ; the story of its acquisition has two stages, 40 years apart. The first begins with a exhibition in New York City for the one-hundredth anniversary of photography's discovery that featured stereographs from Robert Dennis's collection.
As with many things, the more practice we put in, the better stereos we will produce, but the technique of taking sequential stereo photographs can be learned in a minute. The method is to stand with the camera pointed at the subject of choice, and put the weight of our body on one leg. Then click the shutter.
The second edition of the most authoritative book on Stereo Views - the only one to offer a detailed price guide - features nearly all new photographs, updated and expanded price listings, as well as new sections on foreign views, Internet dealings, and more! This book includes an expanded, detailed history of stereo views, photographers and publishers as well as information on collecting, evaluating, and organizing a collection. Also features a special chapter on Tru-Vues, View-Masters, Novelviews, and other modern 3-D visual collectibles, including the newly discovered True-Views of England - not mentioned in any other book.
Note: This article may feature affiliate links to Amazon. Qualifying purchases made via these links may earn us a small commission at no additional cost to you. Find out more here. Each reel contains 14 film transparencies like slide film sandwiched inside two sheets of die-cut paper.
We hope to finish it soon - but you may find something helpful here, if you have not experienced Stereo images before". Well, there are various ways you can view side-by side stereo images. But the first thing we ought to tell you is … for the ultimate immersive stereoscopic experience.