Photo > Wood

How I Tamed the Humongous Aero Ektar Lens

1 month ago   |   By Peta Pixel

I met Carlo a few months ago as I was looking for some honey. I discovered this passionate beekeeper lived only half a mile from my home.
As we got to know each other over time, I found out that this amazing 84-year-old was a true genius in building anything out of wood and metal in his well-equipped workshops.
I asked him to help me tame the biggest and heaviest lens I own so that I could finally mount it onto a 4×5 camera and give it some use.
A few years ago I actually devised a way to mount this beastly lens, but I was never entirely satisfied with the results, as they lacked the...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Wood      Board      Do It Yourself      Equipment      Adapter      Aeroektar      Aeroektarf25      DIY      Doityourself      Giovannisavino      Lens  


Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

A Brutalist Estate Redesign in UK and a Cacao Waste Village in Ecuador: 10...

A Brutalist Estate Redesign in UK and a Cacao Waste Village in Ecuador: 10 Unbuilt Projects Submitted to Archdaily

Envisioning Tomorrow's Israel. Image Courtesy of S Wieder Architect P.C This week's curated selection of Best Unbuilt Architecture highlights conceptual works, competition... Read more ...

Los Angeles Ends Free Public Transportation Experiment with Plans of Future...

Los Angeles Ends Free Public Transportation Experiment with Plans of Future Reduced-Fare Transits

Metro Transit - LA. Image © 2019 LACMTA Metro Following California's Covid-19 health regulations in early 2020, Metro , the Los Angeles public transit agency stopped collecting... Read more ...

A Photographic Tour of the “Casa de los Milagros” By Mexican Architect...

A Photographic Tour of the “Casa de los Milagros” By Mexican Architect Danilo Veras Godoy

Casa de los milagros / Danilo Veras Godoy. Image © Naser Nader Ibrahim The "Casa de los Milagros" , located in the cloudy forest on the outskirts of Xalapa , Veracruz and... Read more ...

Between Drawing and Word: Getting to Know spbr arquitetos' Work

Between Drawing and Word: Getting to Know spbr arquitetos' Work

Casa de fim de semana em São Paulo / spbr arquitetos | ArchDaily Brasil. Image © Nelson Kon Founded by the architect and professor Angelo Bucci, spbr arquitetos works in... Read more ...

Studio Visit: A Conversation with Christoph Hesse Architects in Their...

Studio Visit: A Conversation with Christoph Hesse Architects in Their Workspace in Berlin

© Marc Goodwin There is so much more to know about architects and their projects when you begin to learn the stories behind their work. When you know where and how they draw... Read more ...

Abstract Art, Tree Bark Digitally Enhanced Original Photography "Landscape...

This original piece of art is the result of digitally enhancing my own original photo of tree bark. Fine Art Prints are available in a variety of substrates and sizes. Contact... Read more ...

Ricoh to Stop Mass Producing Cameras, Sell Direct to Consumer Only

Ricoh to Stop Mass Producing Cameras, Sell Direct to Consumer Only

Ricoh's President and CEO Noboru Akahane has announced that the Pentax and GR camera brands will undergo a dramatic restructuring that will see mass production end. It will... Read more ...

Lady Chi | Patrice Delmotte

Photo © Patrice Delmotte | All Rights Reserved I recently received an unexpected and generous gift from Patrice Delmotte - a friend and a fine art photographer based in Taipei... Read more ...

Contemplative Works by Ali Cavanaugh Consider Vulnerability and the Sublime...

Contemplative Works by Ali Cavanaugh Consider Vulnerability and the Sublime Through Watercolor

“Steep” (2017), 16 x 20 inches. All images © Ali Cavanaugh, shared with permission Through delicate washes of peach, aqua, and smoky gray, St. Louis-based artist Ali Cavanaugh... Read more ...

Twitter Launches NFT Profile Pictures for Twitter Blue Subscribers

Twitter Launches NFT Profile Pictures for Twitter Blue Subscribers

Widespread adoption of NFTs only continues to grow as Twitter has announced that Twitter Blue subscribers can now link their crypto wallets to the social media platform and... Read more ...