Other websites working on pre-cinema:
- De Luikerwaal
A Dutch site with a lot of good informatio about magic lanterns
- Early Visual Media
Thomas Weynant's marvelous and ever changing site covering the gambit of visual entertainments, full of information and visual treats.
- Magic Lantern Society
Web page of the British magic lantern Society. Lots of wonderful information and good organisation to join.
- The Magic Lantern Society of The United States and Canada
Very useful site and an excellent organization to join.
- The American Magic Lantern Theater
Web site of Terry Borton, America's leading lantern showman.
- Professor Mervyn Heard
Site of Mervyn Heard, chairman of the British Magic Lantern Society, and great showman. Full of interesting material especially concerning the Phantasmagoria.
- Laterna Magica
Herman Bollaert's site. Another
A veru good site with information about the history of the peepshow
Expert paper restoration
diaprojection.unblog.fr. A very interesting site of the magic lantern collection and the writings of Patrice Guérin.
- Füsslin Verlag
A German publisher of good reference books on optical toys and the precinema.
- The Projection Box
The site of British publishers Stephen herbert and Mo Heard. A wide
range of materials dealing with magic lanterns, optical toys and
- Pierre Patau and Elisabeth Calley's Site
For those interested in purchasing optical toys, magic lanterns and a range of other beautiful toys this site always has a rich array of material for sale, with a lot of useful information.
Sebastien Lemangnen's excellent site with a wide array of cameras, magic lanterns, and optical toys
- Brocante de l'Orangerie
Francois Binetruy's site has a wide array of magic lanterns and optical toys for sale.
- Claartje Pennink
A wonderful web toy store occassionally has optical toys