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A virtual image is often described as an image through which
light rays don’t actually travel, as they do for a real image. Can
a virtual image be photographed?

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Introduction: Virtual images are formed when light rays do not actually intersect after refraction or reflection. A virtual image is an image formed when light rays only appear to cross each other but actually, they do not cross each other in reality. A virtual image can be seen because the virtual image is converted into a real image by our eye lens and project on the retina of the eye. So, we can see a virtual image. A virtual image can be photographed. Camera lens converges the rays into real image and project it on the film in the similar way as our eye lens does.

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