Simple Camera

Simple Camera workshop overview

The activity focuses on the basic concepts of optics and optical instruments. It explains the construction and working principle of simple camera which is beneficial to understand the function of eye. The project is also helpful to demonstrate the types of lens, its working principles and image formation by it.

Learning outcomes according to national curriculum of general science

  • Fundamental learning about optics and optical instruments.
  • It helps the students to understand the working and image formation by lens.
  • Also deciphers the working of human eye by understanding working of camera.


  • Age: 7-12 years
  • of students: 30 (maximum)
  • Duration: 90 minute

Manual for simple Camera