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Eye of Sauron Camera

The Eye Of Sauron Now Turns To Gondor (And Justice).
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This appears to be similar to an ordinary security camera. The only non-aesthetic difference being that it is motion tracking.

However the most noticeable difference is that, where the lens should be, there is a screen with the image of the Eye of Sauron following intruders around the room (The image would only be visible from the point of view of someone looking at the camera, it would still be recording normally).

It may be 2 years too late to cash in on the big merchandising craze. But I'm sure that there could be a market for this product, for die-hard Tolkien fans, or for companies that want their security measures to look somewhat creepy.

hidden truths, Dec 01 2005

(??) Illustration http://obfuscatedho...2Fphoto%2F2%2F3.JPG
Not my best work in all fairness. [hidden truths, Dec 01 2005]

Similar Idea by [rayfo] Security_20camera
I think anyway. It isn't actually mentioned whether or not it's actually a camera. [hidden truths, Dec 01 2005]

(?) I dunno... http://www.freewebs.../eye-of-sauron.jpeg
I think flaming plasma between horned pillars is much more effective. [DrCurry, Dec 01 2005]

Lileks joke http://www.lileks.c...riors/71book/7.html
[saxman, Jan 23 2008]

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       This would work well for one of those ceiling-mounted black globes.
Adze, Dec 01 2005

       + Manufactured by the Eyes On Guard corporation.   

       "uhhhh" (sighs of moron)
benfrost, Dec 01 2005

       //Not my best work in all fairness.// Well in that case I want to see your best work.
wagster, Dec 01 2005

       What [wags] said - enough of this false modesty, [HT]!
moomintroll, Dec 01 2005

       Honestly though, as an illustration, it may not be as bad as some of my other offerings, but it's all just a bit of playing with MS Paint. Not exactly [bristolz] quality stuff.
hidden truths, Dec 01 2005

       Oh this is swsome.
futurebird, Jan 23 2008

       Why did Sauron trade in his coupé?   


       Because he wanted a fourrrrrrdooorrrr.
MaxwellBuchanan, Sep 18 2010

MaxwellBuchanan, Sep 18 2010

       and there'll be Mor-wen the pain has past. (from that joke)
dentworth, Sep 18 2010

       [MB] It took you two and a half years to find an idea worthy of this little joke. For your persistence, you are fourrrrrgiven.
Boomershine, Sep 18 2010

       Persistence is its own reward.
MaxwellBuchanan, Sep 18 2010

       You are just an idiom.
xandram, May 13 2014


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