Get out your old cameras …

(c)I'm Back - used from kickstarter site   Something I've been waiting for ... the ability to change sensors like you used to be able to change film. This isn't exactly that, but if this becomes very successful - I don't see where these innovators wouldn't take it there.   "I'm Back" is a 35mm film cartridge system that puts a digital sensor into your old 35mm film camera. Yes .... you can take your trusty Nikon F4 and put a digital sensor in it, without major surgery. The update version of the product has moved up to a Micro…

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Slide or Color Reversal Film Capture – Part 1

it doesn't look pretty - but it works  This is one of the setups I use to capture color reversal shots (slide film). It looks very make-shift, but works - and when tweaked with the correct exposure on the camera and a good balanced image on the slide, it does produce the same quality image that you would acquire from a $10k plus scanner. On the other side, when you don't have that perfect exposure, or the shot isn't balanced and the shadows don't capture correctly, or the highlights blow out and vignette - you can acquire some very nice…

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The Relevancy Of A Camera In Modern Times

$13 .... why even bother ?!?!?!?   ... and that's what many people would say. The camera pictured about was released in 1987, the year I graduated. Yep, it's old. It's slow to auto-focus. It only has a one-point TTL phase-detection for that slow auto-focus. It DOES take a variety of Nikon F-Mount lenses, but doesn't get anything out of the current features of the modern lenses because it's computer (if you want to call it that), can't understand them. The shutter range is only 1 sec to 1/2000 sec with bulb (in other word you have to time a…

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