Tag Archives: Douglas Head

Isle of Man Steam Packet Seacat Manannan

Was up Douglas Head at just the right time to be able to capture the seacat Manannan entering Douglas harbour.

Isle of Man Steampacket Seacat Manannan - © iomphotography.com

Camera Obscura Douglas Isle of Man

This is the famous Camera Obscura on Douglas Head. There is no power involved in making it work, its all done using 11 lenses which gives 11 moving colour pictures of the surrounding headland. It was opened in the 1890’s and was once considered a popular form of fun and entertainment.

Camera Obscura on Douglas Head © www.iomphotography.com

Douglas Head Lighthouse

Took this image of Douglas Head Lighthouse whilst standing on the steps which lead up to the Camera Obscura.

Douglas head Lighthouse © iomphotography.com