Enormous Nikon D800X is just a replica of the original D800
A Taiwan-based designer has created a replica of the Nikon D800 DSLR. He called it Nikon D800X and, although it looks like it is working, it is actually a sculpture. The artist has put a lot of effort into building it, but the result is simply amazing. The only thing that may give it away is its size, as the D800X is gigantic.
Nikon F2D is a wooden replica of the original F2 SLR camera
A France-based photographer and his father have teamed up to create a unique camera. They took some Indonesian ebony, strapped it on a touchscreen-enabled Coolpix camera, and called it Nikon F2D. The name is not random, as the camera is actually a wooden replica of the original Nikon F2 35mm film SLR shooter.
Working 1/8 scale Kodak Brownie was created for Queen Mary
Kodak Brownie was a very popular camera in the first half of the 20th century. In fact, it was so cool that an 1/8 miniature replica was selected to be a part of Queen Mary’s Doll’s House. Since it was aimed at a high-profile project, Kodak engineers have worked hard to make it work, but in the end they managed to create a fully-working replica.
Impressive Leica M3 replica is made out of cardboard
Leica M3 is an iconic 35mm rangefinder camera. This device has made history in the mid-1950s. Pushing the boundaries was easier those days, but Leica still has its fans. Designer Kevin LCK has paid a tribute to the M3 with a replica made out of cardboard, meant to show our unhealthy relationship with technology.
Mónoculo stool designed to look like a Canon 8-15mm lens
Do you own any interior design-related items which look like any kind of electronics? Well, prepare to add another product to your list as the Mónoculo stool has been designed to look like a Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L USM fisheye ultra-wide zoom lens. This lens stool is made out of wood and it even provides room for your camera gear.
Minox DCC 14-megapixel miniature camera officially announced
Minox is well-known for its extravagant camera ideas, but the German manufacturer surprised the world with a working miniature replica of a classic Leica camera. Well, the company will strike shock and awe into the photographers’ hearts once again, thanks to the brand new Minox DCC 14-megapixel miniature camera.
Canon launches awareness campaign about counterfeit accessories
Canon is looking to raise the awareness of US consumers about counterfeit products. The Japan-based digital imaging company is inviting consumers to use genuine products, in order to avoid any risks of body injuries as counterfeit accessories do no meet the industry safety standards.