USB speaker camouflaged as Canon DSLR camera

It may look like a Canon DSLR camera, but it sure won’t behave like one. This 1:1 scale replica of a Canon DSLR camera is actually a USB speaker that can work with the standard 3.5mm audio jack, or play music via USB or SD/MMC cards. Costs $83. Via: ChipChick

A Canon DSLR camera as a piggy bank

If it is saving money that you want, and you’re too old for a “piggy” bank, there’s this DSLR camera you can use as one. You’re never too old for a DSLR, and never too old to save. Coins are inserted through the lens, and can fill up the body as well. Costs $23. Via: …

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A functional camera made out of Legos

We’ve seen a Lego camera before, but it merely used Lego bricks for a Leica M8 look. Not that it wasn’t cool, it just got trumped by this medium format camera created by Fernando Ramirez Martinez . The camera can shoot 6×6 square-format images, has a 150mm focal length, and makes use of gears and clutches to hold the film in place. The only thing it lacks is a shutter mechanism, so it has to rely on a pinhole with an aperture of F300. We guess creating a shutter mechanism with those plastic bricks has to be a totally insane and very difficult to achieve properly, so that’s like a tiny-little-near invisible speck on this totally amazing creation.

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The camera made from a 150 year old skull

This might very well be one of the craziest, weirdest cameras ever. The skull camera, created by artist Wayne Martin is called “Third Eye” Which we guess is a reference to the camera eye, along with the eye sockets in the skull. It is a pinhole camera, so the picture clarity isn’t really impressive, but …

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Looxcie wearable camcorder is always ready to shoot

Looxcie wearable camcorder would sit comfortably over your ear, and be ready to shoot at a moment’s notice. The over-the-ear camcorder also includes Bluetooth headset functionality, can capture video at 480×320 resolution, has 4 gigs of internal memory, and can record up to five-hours of lower res videos. Looxcie is controlled via smartphones, and currently …

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Tiny camera is a USB flash drive

USB Flash drives come in a number of attractive and appealing designs like this tiny, cute camera you see here. It is a 4GB USB 2.0 memory drive with the lens of the camera as the flash drive. The camera itself is just the cap. Costs $15. Via: RGS

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Kodak Brownie to live again at 2012 Olympics

The Kodak Brownie may give a shot of nostalgia to many, and the famous camera is set for a return in time for the 2012 Olympics. The camera is a concept from designer James Coleman. Modeled on the Brownie Flash 3 from 1962, the new one reaches two-thirds of the original’s dimensions. Change in dimensions …

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