Inspiration For Those Who Are Handy…

May 18, 2011 § Leave a comment

…or those who always need the next new thing:

He found in a box of random parts, hidden inside anther lens this gem. A circa 1908 ( possibly earlier) 35mm lens. Still functioning, mostly brass, and not nearly as much dust or fungus as one would think after sitting in a box for over a hundred years.

What happens when photographer Timur Civan and his Russian lens technician manage to get it attached to Civan’s modern Canon 5DmkII is beautiful.

Via Shawn Blanc.

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