what is it now its a flim camera with a focal distance of -1 to 5mm with a subject light. as with most macro modifications a easy way is to turn the lens around, on this camera i turned the body around insted (i was not planning macro by the way)
this camera will make macro images of small coins ,textures, finger nails and alike.
oh dear heres the tool list
could i cut and paste this from
other instructs would ne1 notice
hot glue gun
materials i used
unwell camera most of
glue, hot, epoxy , super. liquid poly.
bondo (styrene polyester stinky filler stuff)
bake o foil
roofing nut and bolt
Step 1: ФЯGДИ DФИЕЯ
the top cover
the range finder
selftimer lever and trigger
Step 2: ЬДСЖ СФVЕЯ ЯЕlФСДТiФИ
Step 3: ЯЕFIТТiИG ТНЕ ЕИDS ФF ТНЕ СДМЕЯД
Step 4: VЕИТДLДТiФИ ЯЕQUIЯЕD ШНЕИ FILLiИG
Step 5: ШФЯKIИG ФЦТ ШНЕЯЕ ТНЕ FilМS GФiИG ТФ GФ
i had to grind the films path flat after removing the leather type material, and make sure the film is not going ovewr any sharp edges.
Step 6: С Д Т Д S T Я Ф P H E
Step 7: Д LiТТlЕ ЬiТ SIDЕТЯДСЖЕD
Step 8: ТНiS ДllМФSТ НДPPЕИD
Step 9: ДТТДСНiИG ТНЕ ФТНЕЯ ЕИD Фf ТНЕ FЯФИТ ФF ТНЕ ВФDЧ
a generous layer and then a step drill makes light work of making a nice round hole.
Step 10: Д LЕИS , ДИЧ LЕИS, SФМТНiИG.
the focus bit from 2 camcorder viewfinders back to back, (eye sides together)
epoxy and filler used to attached the end bit from a dead shaker torch, it will serve as a lens hood and guide, once set i trimmed the excess plastic inside.
iv also added filler to make the top edge of the back cover light proof with any luck.
Step 11: МДkiИG ТНЕ ЯЕМФvДBLЕ ВiТ SЕСЦЯЕ ЩНЕИ ФИ
Step 12: SЦPЕЯ SiМPLЕ SНЦТТЕЯ
the metal was anodized aluminum , so i painted the body to roughly match it.
Step 13: ДИD I МЕДИ ,ЯЕДL CLФЗЕ ЦP!
i aimed the led at about 45° to make its light focus center thing in the middle of the hood.and i attached the resistor directly to the led and heat shrinked it all , then i could concentrate on making the wireing decorative ish.
Step 14: DETДILS ДИD THE TФUЯ
the light switch is plasced so that after the shutter is slid open its easy to access.
added some white paint to help reflect the leds light more evenly.
the tape makes a simulation of wjhat the film will be exposed to, the tape will be removed before
film goes in.
the coin is using the led , last image is the screen of my phone