The camera lightbox was a great invention that was created to help the photographer as he or she took pictures in a dark place or a place without enough light. As mini chips are created and more and more digital camera's come out it looks that many of the older technology is becoming more and more obsoleste and since the camera lightbox was a major necessity back in the day for photographers to inspect their developed film, it has become now a way for you to take clear photographs.
You can use the lightbox as a center piece for your photo idea, therefore creating an original look to your photograph. The camera lightbox has just become an aid for taking photos and there are several ways that you can use it. So even though it is a little outdated the lightbox still comes into use so do not leave it behind even though you have a digital camera you will find many uses for the lightbox. Lightboxes have always been good accessories that you can carry to add more lighting to your surroundings and will make your picture clarity even better if you do not want to use the flash light on your camera.
However, nowdays the digital cameras being produced have such powerful flash bulbs that if you do add extra lighting it might spoil the shot. Technology might have changed but there are still some uses we can create for those old accessories that we have had for years. What makes a good photographer is how he or she can create something out of nothing.