Get THE BOOK for Making Holograms!
Imagine seeing a 3-dimensional hologram appear right before your eyes, and YOU made the hologram yourself! The top selling holography book world-wide . . . for students, amateurs and hobbyists of all ages. Developed by Frank DeFreitas. Endorsed by the Education Outreach Dept. of MIT. GREAT for SUMMER "keep 'em busy" projects! more info . . .
Holography Workshops FALL 2007
Take a class at my laser & holography studio in Allentown, PA, and get personal instruction, and hands-on experience, on how to make holograms from start to finish. Walk in as a novice . . . walk out as a holographer. There are many different types of classes to choose from -- including my single-session hologram portrait workshop, new for Fall 2007. I have been providing holography workshops since 1983! more info . . .
Download the latest issue of HoloWorld: The E-Zine of Popular Holography. Each issue contains news & information, tips & tricks, history, reviews, net treks, and more. Latest issue is Summer 2007.
Holography Radio Show
"HoloTalk" is holography's longest-running interview program. Premiering in 1997 with its now-famous mix of interviews and topical discussions, the show features host Frank DeFreitas and guests from all aspects of the field. Across the nation and around the world, listener's have made "HoloTalk" a part of their online routine. Now in its 10th year broadcasting. Listen Now...
Careers in Lasers, Optics & Photonics
Now that you've begun to explore the world of lasers & photonics, you may be wondering if this could fit in with your future career planning. Absolutely! In this section, I'll give you some information on things to consider when you're exploring careers in general. I'll also share some Internet resources that can guide you in your search for careers in the field of lasers and photonics.
If you are a small to medium-sized museum, gallery, school, corporation or other venue, and you would like to host an exhibit of holograms from around the world, you'll find a great opportunity here. more info . . .
Online Hologram Exhibit
20 Years / 20 Holograms: A selection of 20 holograms representing 20 years creating them at my holography studio/lab in Allentown, Pennsylvania: 1983-2003. Audio files accompany each hologram exhibited explaining their creation.
Antiquarian Holographica Webseum
I'm developing an online pictorial museum dedicated to history of now "antique" lasers, optics and related holography equipment and rare publication covers.
How to Create Your Own Hologram Portraits
An in-process, step-by-step guide for amateurs and hobbyists for creating your own hand-made DIY portraits and stereograms. I also offer workshops at my studio.
An Introduction to Diode Laser Holography
Diode Laser holography began here at HoloWorld. You can read my lab notes of the development of this technology from start to finish. Includes the world's first hologram created using solar power.
HOLOTALK ESPANOL: Difusion especial -- LASERS Y HOLOGRAFIA
La audiencia del show aprendera acerca los ultimos desarrollos en la tecnologia del laser y sus multiples aplicaciones en carreras como medicina, communicaciones, y las ciencias y artes. Con su presentador Frank DeFreitas. Traduccion del Ingles al espanol por Mario Andres Munoz.
Holography for Kids
A special web page devoted to my younger visitors . . . they are the future of laser and holography technology. I also offer student workshops at my studio.
A section which contains frequently asked questions regarding lasers and holograms.
How Holograms are Made
A multimedia presentation on making holograms. Requires RealPlayer.
A primer on beginning your collection of holograms and other laser and holography related materials.
Holographic Brain, Mind, Universe
A previously published paper of mine from LaserNews concerning the holographic principles behind the functioning of the brain and holographic principles.
External Links and Resources
One of the largest listings of web links for lasers and holography on the Net.
Awards that HoloWorld has won and comments from visitors.
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