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Another usb key casing, this time for the analog photographers

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I had a usb key lying on my desk for while, the casing had cracked and opened and I kept it until i found the proper replacement casing.
I hope the analog feel of it will please the film photographers on instructables :)
 
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Step 1: The film cartidge

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I used a reusable film cartridge i had with my bulk film loader.
I actually like the plastic film cartidge better, they are more reliable and close firmly.
As I had no use of this metal cartridge, i found it perfect for that little project.
You could of course use a standard film cartridge! Use a cheap roll if you discard the film or a roll you reuse after you developed it's film on your own ;).
I advise you open your cartridge it with a bottle opener, it's the safest way.

Step 3:

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Plug the film cartridge to your computer and voila!
You can store various files on the usb key memory, but i bet that image files will best fit ;).

I put a sticker on the cartridge and gave it as a birthday present to a photographer friend who loved it at first sight !
microman1714 years ago
We can tell you are a photographer =D

Great photos mate!
hixair (author)  microman1714 years ago
this is the nicest comment i could get ;) thanks !
J@50n hixair4 years ago
 only true though! the clear photos make an instructable about 99.99% better!

Thanks, i may have to try this. the only thing is that i'm pure digital and don't have any spools.
Kiteman4 years ago
Nice.
DIY Dave4 years ago
nice clear pictures
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