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Magnifiying glass lens

Your SLR don't have a lens? Want to make a cheap lens? well, here come a tipster for you guys who don't have lens for your camera.

All you need is:
-SLR camera
-Body Cap
-Some hard Mounting Board
-Black tape
-Knife or scissor
-cheap Magnifying glass

1st:
make a big hole on your body cap

2nd:
make a hole to the mounting board that it can hold the magnifying glass

3rd:
tape the magnifying glass to the mounting board

4th:
tape the mounting board to the body cap

there you go, you have a cheap soft focus SLR lens. And this is my result for the home made lens.

written by fad

10 comments

  1. miss_maha

    miss_maha

    Awesome tipster! Going to try it out. What kind of lens strength did you use? 6x?

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  2. fad

    fad

    i use 4X...
    eh, btw, loose the magnify glass, so that you can change the focus point... pull out or in... care, each magnify glass have different result, and each magnify glass have different focus point...

    over 3 years ago · report as spam
  3. wuxiong

    wuxiong

    Coooolll....<:)

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  4. juuldeliette

    juuldeliette

    Awesome results!!!

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  5. fed

    fed

    Great tipster! On another note, It would be freakin´sweet if we could lose the spam in the comment areas. It seems to be increasing and it really cheapens the experience.

    over 3 years ago · report as spam
  6. pomps

    pomps

    I really needed this info! thanks!

    over 3 years ago · report as spam
  7. nicx

    nicx

    Rad

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  8. piafpif

    piafpif

    amazing tip.

    over 3 years ago · report as spam
  9. macstef

    macstef

    very cool... think I have to ry it... thx for the tip

    over 3 years ago · report as spam
  10. glenn

    EXCELLENT

    about 3 years ago · report as spam

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