A kaleidoscope is a tube of mirrors containing loose colored beads, pebbles or other small colored objects. The viewer looks in one end and light enters the other end, reflecting off the mirrors. Typically there are two rectangular lengthwise mirrors. Setting of the mirrors at 45Â° creates eight duplicate images of the objects, six at 60Â°, and four at 90Â°. As the tube is rotated, the tumbling of the colored objects presents the viewer with varying colors and patterns. Any arbitrary pattern of objects shows up as a beautiful symmetric pattern because of the reflections in the mirrors. A two-mirror model yields a pattern or patterns isolated against a solid black background, while a three-mirror (closed triangle) model yields a pattern that fills the entire field.
There are many Styles of the famous kaleidoscope
Examples of the kaleidoscope are below
Stained glass Kaleidoscope
Executive Gifts Kaleidoscope
Childrens Toys Kaleidoscope
As you see there is a kaleidoscope to fit almost any need or ocasion in life.
Whenever you want to give someone special, someting special think of the magic of the kaleidoscope.