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A slide projector is an opto-mechanical device for showing photographic slides. [1]

46 relations: Agfa-Gevaert, Arcandor, Asahi Pentax, Bausch & Lomb, Bell & Howell, Braun (company), Carl Braun Camera-Werk, Carl Zeiss AG, Carousel slide projector, Computer monitor, Elmo (company), GAF Materials Corporation, Hasselblad, Incandescent light bulb, Infrared, Kodak, Large-format slide projector, Leica Camera, Lens (optics), Magic lantern, Minolta, Minox, Nidec Sankyo, Nikon, Overhead projector, Pentacon, Pentax, Photography, Polarization (waves), Popular Mechanics, Presentation slide, Projection screen, Projector, Reversal film, Robert Bosch GmbH, Rollei, Sawyer's, Slide cube projector, Slide show, Slide viewer, Snapshot (photography), Transparency and translucency, Video projector, Vivitar, Voigtländer, 135 film.


Agfa-Gevaert N.V. (Agfa) is a Belgian-German multinational corporation that develops, manufactures, and distributes analogue and digital imaging products and systems, as well as IT solutions.

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Arcandor AG was a holding company located in Essen, Germany, that oversaw a number of companies operating in the businesses of mail order and internet shopping, department stores and tourism services.

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Asahi Pentax

The Asahi Pentax series, by the, was a pivotal development in modern photography.

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Bausch & Lomb

Bausch + Lomb is an American eye health products company based in Bridgewater, New Jersey.

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Bell & Howell

Bell and Howell is a U.S.-based former manufacturer of motion picture machinery, founded in 1907 by two projectionists, and was originally headquartered in Wheeling, Illinois.

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Braun (company)

Braun GmbH ("brown"), formerly Braun AG, is a German consumer products company based in Kronberg.

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Carl Braun Camera-Werk

Carl Braun Camera-Werk of Nuremberg, Germany, or Braun, as it was more commonly called, was founded as an optical production house.

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Carl Zeiss AG

Carl Zeiss, branded as ZEISS, is a German manufacturer of optical systems, industrial measurements and medical devices, founded in Jena, Germany in 1846 by optician Carl Zeiss.

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Carousel slide projector

A carousel slide projector is a slide projector that uses a rotary tray to store slides, used to project slide photographs and to create slideshows.

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Computer monitor

A computer monitor is an output device which displays information in pictorial form.

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Elmo (company)

Elmo is a Japanese electronics and optics company that produces CCTV equipment (including CCD cameras), projectors, and other presentation devices.

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GAF Materials Corporation

GAF is a company based in Parsippany, New Jersey, that has roots dating back to the late 19th century.

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Victor Hasselblad AB is a Swedish manufacturer of medium-format cameras, photographic equipment and image scanners based in Gothenburg, Sweden.

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Incandescent light bulb

An incandescent light bulb, incandescent lamp or incandescent light globe is an electric light with a wire filament heated to such a high temperature that it glows with visible light (incandescence).

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Infrared radiation (IR) is electromagnetic radiation (EMR) with longer wavelengths than those of visible light, and is therefore generally invisible to the human eye (although IR at wavelengths up to 1050 nm from specially pulsed lasers can be seen by humans under certain conditions). It is sometimes called infrared light.

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The Eastman Kodak Company (referred to simply as Kodak) is an American technology company that produces imaging products with its historic basis on photography.

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Large-format slide projector

A large-format slide projector (also often called large-format projector or large-image projector) is a kind of slide projector for large image projection which has a very powerful light source (up to 12 thousand watts using arc lamps).

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Leica Camera

Leica Camera AG is a German company that manufactures cameras, lenses, binoculars, rifle scopes and ophthalmic lenses.

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Lens (optics)

A lens is a transmissive optical device that focuses or disperses a light beam by means of refraction.

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Magic lantern

The magic lantern, also known by its Latin name lanterna magica, is an early type of image projector employing pictures painted, printed or produced photographically on transparent plates (usually made of glass), one or more lenses, and a light source.

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was a Japanese manufacturer of cameras, camera accessories, photocopiers, fax machines, and laser printers.

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Nidec Sankyo

is a Japanese music box and electrical component manufacturing company and a member of the Nidec Group.

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(or), also known just as Nikon, is a Japanese multinational corporation headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, specializing in optics and imaging products.

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Overhead projector

An overhead projector is a variant of slide projector that is used to display images to an audience.

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Pentacon is the company name of a camera manufacturer in Dresden, Germany.

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is a brand name used primarily by Japanese multinational imaging and electronics company Ricoh for cameras, sport optics (including binoculars and rifle scopes), and CCTV optics.

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Photography is the science, art, application and practice of creating durable images by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either electronically by means of an image sensor, or chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as photographic film.

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Polarization (waves)

Polarization (also polarisation) is a property applying to transverse waves that specifies the geometrical orientation of the oscillations.

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Popular Mechanics

Popular Mechanics is a classic magazine of popular science and technology.

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Presentation slide

A slide is a single page of a presentation.

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Projection screen

A projection screen is an installation consisting of a surface and a support structure used for displaying a projected image for the view of an audience.

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Acer projector, 2012 A projector or image projector is an optical device that projects an image (or moving images) onto a surface, commonly a projection screen.

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Reversal film

In photography, reversal film is a type of photographic film that produces a positive image on a transparent base.

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Robert Bosch GmbH

Robert Bosch GmbH, or Bosch, is a German multinational engineering and electronics company headquartered in Gerlingen, near Stuttgart, Germany.

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Rollei was a German manufacturer of optical instruments founded in 1920 by and in Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, and maker of the Rolleiflex and Rolleicord series of cameras.

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Sawyer's, Inc. was an American manufacturer and retailer of slide projectors, scenic slides, View-Master reels and viewers, postcards, and related products, based in Portland, Oregon.

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Slide cube projector

A slide cube projector is a type of slide projector that was created by Bell & Howell and was sold up through the 1980s.

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Slide show

A slide show is a presentation of a series of still images on a projection screen or electronic display device, typically in a prearranged sequence.

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Slide viewer

A slide viewer (also called transparency viewer) is a device for looking at film transparencies or similar photographic images.

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Snapshot (photography)

A snapshot is a photograph that is "shot" spontaneously and quickly, most often without artistic or journalistic intent.

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Transparency and translucency

In the field of optics, transparency (also called pellucidity or diaphaneity) is the physical property of allowing light to pass through the material without being scattered.

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Video projector

A video projector is an image projector that receives a video signal and projects the corresponding image on a projection screen using a lens system.

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Vivitar Corporation was a manufacturer, distributor, and marketer of photographic and optical equipment originally based in Santa Monica, California.

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Voigtländer was a significant long-established company within the optics and photographic industry, headquartered in Braunschweig, Germany, and today continues as a trademark for a range of photographic products.

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135 film

135 is photographic film in a film format used for still photography.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slide_projector

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