• 0.7mm pinhole. A little oversized for this focal length.
  • Ceramic coffee mug.
  • Salvaged T-mount.
  • T-mount to Canon EF adapter.
  • Filled full of J-B Kwik epoxy.
  • An old Russian 66mm filter with the glass removed makes a handy mount for interchangeable pinholes.
  • Brushed steel pinhole stock scavenged from the bottom of a can of nuts.
  • Still need to flock the inside. So so shiny.
  • Inside has been flocked. So, so much better.

Coffee cup pinhole lens

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My new 150mm coffee cup pinhole lens [DSCN0216a]

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  1. Jason Schlachet 50 months ago | reply

    you must post this in "Camera and Coffee" haha
    www.flickr.com/groups/cameracoffee/

  2. bhautik joshi 49 months ago | reply

    That is so awesome :D

  3. Rob Cruickshank 48 months ago | reply

    You could use it for taking mug shots!

  4. Noktor-Matic 47 months ago | reply

    how is the weight on that lens? lol

  5. daf_dab 45 months ago | reply

    This looks great, what a great gift to give a photographer.

  6. Mic Steel 45 months ago | reply

    Was this very hard to make? I'd be tempted to try something like this on my olympus.

  7. paradefotos 45 months ago | reply

    The hardest part was grinding out the bottom without breaking the cup.

  8. pongky © 45 months ago | reply

    wow includes a handle too! slick.

  9. MonPriscilla 41 months ago | reply

    You are brilliant!

  10. Philip Ward 37 months ago | reply

    Thats outrageous!!!!.

  11. RiCHCiTyZ 30 months ago | reply

    Beautiful Capture of this Cup.

    Please consider adding this to our group.
    Flickr Coffee Cups [No People Please]

  12. TheBurgomeister 30 months ago | reply

    did you make it or buy it?

  13. A. Alfaraj ♔ 26 months ago | reply

    hahaa LOOOVE IT
    really smart idea

  14. Don'z 22 months ago | reply

    Hilarious!!!
    i see a lot of mug with lens design.
    this is lens with mug design.
    good work. lol

  15. seyma_cr 9 months ago | reply

    ha ha D: great :D

  16. demcat 8 months ago | reply

    HahahahahahahHahaha! Very smart!

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