Jason Hull used old, vintage cameras from the ’50s and ’60s and converts them into these really cool looking night lights. Hull is a Pixar employee and created these night lights to sell at the company’s craft fair in December, he does say that he will sell any unsold nightlights on Etsy.
This fully functional Lego camera is the work of Cary Norton. It took him about a year to finish the camera and get it in working order, but seeing the results, we’ll say the Legotron Mark I apparently was worth the time and effort spent.
We say keep the photography inspired gear coming. We’ll play chess, do a few shots, all while hearing to sweet music from these speakers, and probably take an awesome picture or two. Everything should have something to do with photography, like these Nikon Lens USB Speakers. Costs $19. Via CoolMaterial
Uncountable images have been ruined by some last minute movement or a lapse in judgement. Now if only there were a way to focus the images after they had been taken, photographs could be much better. But then that demands an infinite depth that isn’t easy for lenses to capture or for a system to [...]
So you got a real sweet camera and a desire to actually take it for wonderful shots and motion videos. Well, the latter is going to be difficult unless you get the usual expensive equipment. And that right there is most likely the reason for the success CineSkates are seeing.
Parents of a two-year old child Ellie strapped a GoPro video camera on his helmet and took him to a playground at a park in Brighton, England. Well, that’s toddler vision for us to watch. Via LaughingSquid
People apparently would get a lot more focus on shots if they first had a few shots of alcohol. I know, that makes no sense. But this shot glass lens set from Photojojo makes perfect sense. Of course, you could find numerous uses for the creative shot glasses, but we still like the idea of [...]
Japan based musicians Androp used 250 Canon cameras to build a backdrop and made use of their flashes to create an intriguing display, where the cameras are the pixels. The cameras were programmed to fire off in a sequence, creating something of a light show and a screen made of camera flashes. They made use [...]
As numerous tales tell us, life is full of music and every single thing has some music in it. You just need to play it right and even cameras will sing tunes. Lv Sisi made use of sounds recorded from antique cameras and about 6000 individual photographs to create the music video titled “Digital Analogue.” [...]
A chess set made out DSLR lenses is what you’d expect to get a lot of love from photography buffs, gadget lovers and those who have a shitton of money to spend and a desire to feed vanity. The chess set features lenses from the two biggest rivals in the camera sphere. It’s Canon facing [...]
Electronic Instant Camera is a simple analog camera that came to town hoping to be big like the Polaroid. That didn’t work quite so well with it, but Niklas Roy hooked it up with a thermal receipt printer to let it print real impressive images, real quick.
We kind of did expect some magic going into the making of Leica cameras, but its even more than that. It is the beauty of perfection, hard work, and the meticulously moving hands of a highly trained technician. Via HighSnobeity
Pico projectors aren’t really the best buddies of crisp images, but they do tend to sit cosy with other gadgets. For Sony’s new Handycam HDR-PJ50, they’ve thrown in a pico projector to go along the 220GB HDD, 29.8 mm wide angle lens, 7.1 M still picture, powerful stereo speakers, and 1920×1080 HD video recording. The [...]
If you’re out looking for savings in a sweet package, having a piggy bank that looks like a Canon EOS DSLR may provide some motivation. The piggy bank accurately follows the looks of the camera, from buttons and switches to a detachable lens. Hopefully, the money from the camera piggy bank could one day lead [...]
For Francesco Capponi’s egg pinhole camera, the camera ultimately becomes a photograph. It is so simple, yet so amazing. A common object like an egg used as both the camera, and then the photograph. Of course, getting the entire thing done requires delicate workings, but the results are well worth it. Just in case you’d [...]