Tinker on the fly: Make a digital pinhole camera with the Diana+ SLR Adaptor and Lens

With the Diana+ SLR adapters for Nikon F & Canon EF cameras, you can use the characteristic shooting of the Diana+ lenses with many SLRs. In this tipster, I'll show you how you can use the pinhole function of the Diana F+ with your SLR.

With the Diana F+ SLR adapter you can easily use you Diana F+ lenses with an SLR. Anyone who has a little aluminum foil, double sided tape and a needle on hand can also quickly make a pinhole camera out of his (D)SLR, thanks to this adapter:

Thumbs up for the background music :D
Test shots with a Nikon D3100 (sorry for the digital shots)

As with other self-made pinhole cameras pinhole basics apply: the smaller the hole, the sharper the image, the larger the hole, the more likely threat of overexposure.

Before criticism rains down:

Of course a digital pinhole camera is not an adequate substitute for an analogue camera for me. But you can use it as a tool to determine the correct exposure time!

written by dopa on 2014-05-28 in #gear #tipster

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