DSRL Photo Frame

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Project by nayo posted 03-06-2015 12:21 AM 1272 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A client saw the camera photo frame that i had done before:

and she asked me to make one for her photographer boss, who is a big businessman here in Honduras. so i said to myself, myself, that little camera won’t do!, and started thinking in a way to do a more realistic one, he uses Nikon, so i got some diagrams from this internet thing and went from there.

it still missing some buttons and dials, but for space i did not put them. the shutter release does click by the way, i used one of those pen springs and a little tinkering i was able to press it like a normal button.

its made from Cedar, not the normal one because it was a pain to sand it, the more sand we put on it, the rougher it gets, but finally we were able to make it nice and smooth.

thanks for reading!


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#1 posted 03-06-2015 01:16 AM

Thats cool I like it.

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#2 posted 03-06-2015 01:50 AM

Really cool and unique. I’m sure the new owner will be glad to have it. Great detail.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#3 posted 03-06-2015 02:30 AM

I bet it took a long time and it was a lot of work!


-- just rjR

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#4 posted 03-06-2015 07:12 AM

Great job, Nayo! I can see this being a big hit amongst camera/photography buffs! Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#5 posted 03-06-2015 12:41 PM

It looks picture perfect!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#6 posted 03-06-2015 01:28 PM

Your creative juices are really flowing there nayo. Very cool.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#7 posted 03-07-2015 05:26 PM

Nice phot camera with all important details.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#8 posted 03-08-2015 02:34 AM

This is the coolest project!i love it!

-- "The secret of getting ahead is getting started" Mark Twain

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