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Incredibly Detailed Nikon Camera Made Entirely From Cardboard

Posted By Gaurav Sood On May 9, 2013 @ 5:00 pm In Art,Green Products,Reader Submitted Content | No Comments

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Marta Crass created this incredibly realistic cardboard camera [1] without the use of any precision machining tools (like laser cutters or plotters [2]). Measuring 6.5” x 4.5”, the replica camera is modeled after a 1960s-era Nikon camera given to Crass by her grandfather. Although it doesn’t take pictures, the beautifully crafted camera showcases the potential of recycled cardboard [3] – and it can be yours for $150.

+ Cardboard Camera on Etsy [1]

Via Damn Geeky [4]

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[1] cardboard camera: http://www.etsy.com/listing/92371461/cardboard-camera?ref=shop_home_active

[2] plotters: http://inhabitat.com/designer-niklas-roy-creates-a-pen-plotter-from-cardboard-and-common-office-supplies/

[3] recycled cardboard: http://inhabitat.com/tag/recycled-cardboard/

[4] Damn Geeky: http://www.damngeeky.com/2013/05/08/11064/diy-nikon-slr-cardboard-camera-made-from-recycled-material.html

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