Want to make your own camera? With a solid plan, some tools and lots of time, you can!
This handmade camera is a project lead by a creative agency called Kit Da Studio based in Hong Kong.
They have been doing this quite seriously. The camera is called KDS-POTO2, and has a lot of impressive features for a homemade camera:
• Interchangeable lenses! This version of the camera was made with two lenses: one pinhole and a lens taken from a Konica Waiwai.
• It works with 135 and 120 films.
• It has normal mode and B mode.
• It has a frame counter.
Find the step by step instructions on the website DIY Photography. And if you happen to have access to a laser cut machine, you will even find the Illustrator file to make the exact same pieces for this camera!
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Say hi to our latest Amigo, Diane Sagnier ! Diane is a photographer, Diane lives in Paris, Diane is young, but that's not the end of it. Diane is also into video editing and music, under the name Dbird, which is cool. In a nutshell, we're big fans, and we gave her a Colorsplash to see what she can do with it. Click here to read more...
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