At Lomography, we absolutely love creative photography. Join our community, share your photos and read the latest photography tips and features. The Dirkon pinhole 35mm camera is made entirely from paper cut from a template by designers Martin Pilný, Mirek Kolář and Richard. A paper pinhole camera published as a cut out in the 70’s in former Czechoslovakia, wich was distributed along with the magazine ABC.

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Udi Tirosh is the Founder and Editor in Chief of DIYPhotography, he is also a photographer, a relentless entrepreneur, a prolific inventor and a dad, not necessarily in that order. According to the video maker, the photos at the end of the video were not taken with this paper model, but it is still perfectly usable if you have the time and patience to built it.


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You can find out more about John on his website and follow his adventures on YouTube and Facebook. The design was significantly improved by sticking on a thin piece of metal with a hole, rather than making the hole in the paper, as described in the instructions.

Dirkon – Extra instructions It is very important to print the cut-out to the correct size, i. Dutch startup will change Li-Ion battery industry. David didn’t follow this suggestion, however, since he wanted to experience the real magic of Dirkon photography. News by brand and category: It may not be the most practical of devices, but it works! David added a ruler on each page so that he could check the size. JP Danko is a commercial photographer based in Toronto, Canada.


You can see her work on FlickrBehance and her Facebook page. If you want to recreate this beauty, you can find the template here.

Today, twenty years later, David dir,on that he had to include this unusual pinhole camera in his collection. May 14th – During the s, magazines published in Communist Czechoslovakia were controlled by the state, like the majority of other enterprises.

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Dirkon – Pinhole David discovered from the makers of Dirkon that, even when it was published, people often came up with improvements on their model. Very few good magazines were available and were difficult to get hold of, so people would borrow and exchange them when given the opportunity. Find my work on My camsra or follow me cameta Facebook or My page.

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Nowadays architect Way Wong took a swing at building one of those and shared a video of doing so. New BlackBerry phone coming up. Apple Pay Cash coming to Europe. You can of course use any 35 mm film, even colour. Dirkon – Original instructions For the patient among you, here are the instructions for making the Dirkon camera which you can download in Adobe PDF format. Popular holiday toys in John Aldred is based in Scotland and photographs animals in the studio and people in the wild.


If the paper isn’t entirely opaque, you need to stick very thin black paper underneath the important sections so pinyole no light gets into the camera. Dunja Djudjic is a writer and photographer from Novi Sad, Serbia. So he got hold of an old copy of ABC and set to work.

Proud 80’s baby, reader of graphic novels and movie geek! The camera must be cut out of stiffer paper than ordinary office paper or thin card. Sony PlayStation VR headset released.

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Full-grain leather iPhone X cases from Dutch vendor. Panasonic Lumix GH5 review with firmware v2. This was film made back in former Czechoslovakia but it’s similar, for example, to today’s Ilford PAN The name Dirkon is a play on words based on the combination of the parts of two words: JP can change a lens mid-rappel, swap a memory card while treading water, or use a camel pinholle a light stand. Huawei Pay mobile payment service for United States.

But first a few notes which David has jotted down after his experience with making it, which you might find useful. Copies of this magazine were rare and were swapped shared between photography enthusiasts in Communist Czechoslovakia.

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