The Great Picture

posted on 7th of september, 2007

A group of photographers in Orange County have created what is the largest camera and biggest photo ever taken. They used a hangar as a camera with a hole in one of the walls to light in and modeled the whole thing on the concept of camera obscura.

For a negative they used a large piece of muslin fabric specially ordered from Germany. The photo measures 107.5 x 31.5 feet!!!!

Photo District News Article - A Hangar, A Pinhole And A World Record: Building The World's Biggest Camera
The Legacy Photo Project.
The Cypress Chronicle Online
Guinness Names World’s Largest Camera and Photo

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Photo credits: Marzanna Syncerz.

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