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SLR Lens Bracelets Answered

Bracelets made out of old SLR lenses
obscenely expensive, but easy enough to make yourself

http://www.oyemodern.com/index.php?page=2&_a=viewCat&catId=36

i made 6 bracelets out of one $10 lens i picked up on eBay.

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I'm with you on the optics thought. I have lenses reclaimed from all kinds of torn-apart vintage photo equipment. Have you ever thought about making custom magnifying glasses? Or, mount the lens in a way that an image is projected to the focal point on a coffee table or wall. Just a light source and transparent image.

And I'm sure you could do something with the high quality glass optics from the leftover parts.

i'm certainly not throwing them away. any ideas for them? i think i'll make a necklace out of the aperture assembly.