The Museum of Imaging Technology is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the collecting,
preservation, study display and educational use of cameras' evolution, photographic
accessories, photographic processes, printing and other imaging technology equipment and
materials. The Museum is established as a permanent institution so the objects in its care
are ensured responsible stewardship.
The Museum of Imaging Technology has
been set up with the aim of educating and entertaining the public in all the fascinating
aspects of this technology: photography, printing, and the other more modern sides to
images making. It offers an ideal environment for members of the public to experience
first hand the science and art of photography, printing and the lastest breakthrough in
electronic imaging. And it will do so in a way that is easy to understand and
entertaining. The public will be able to visit exhibitions, which show not only the
equipment and the results of photography but also the process themselves. Working studios
and darkrooms will be set up, multivision slide shows run, travelling exhibitions
organized and experiments held to demonstrate the principles of light and color behind
photography, printing and other imaging process. There will be a library with not only an
extensive collection of books, but also portfolios of photographers from around the world
and individual study booths for the viewing of videos, slides and laser discs.
museum will contribute invaluably to public education. It will be particularly beneficial
to those people interested in photography, printing and the lastest breakthroughs in
imaging technology. Besides, the museum represents a lasting record of the history of
photography in Thailand.