Posts Tagged ‘novelty’

Tell Time in a Snap with This Nifty Camera Clock Pendant Necklace

camerawatchpendant1

We’ve seen a number camera-shaped pendant necklaces before, but here’s one that’s a bit different from the rest. It’s a camera pendant that doubles as a small clock that hangs around your neck.
Read more…

Doughnut Camera Brings Instagram-Like Photos to the World of Pastries

donutcam1

If you often find yourself dreaming of photography while eating pastries, or (more likely) visa versa, then this is the camera for you. In all seriousness though, here’s a fun little novelty product that made its way across our desk, which combines a 3MP camera and a fattening favorite, the doughnut. Read more…

A Pint-Sized Digital Camera Dedicated to Lomo-style Fisheye Snapshots

lomofisheye

Are you a fan of small things? UK-based photo enthusiast Greg Dash is trying to launch “the world’s first digital Lomo-fisheye.” It’s a pint-sized digital toy camera that packs a 170-degree fisheye lens.
Read more…

A Wooden Hanging Lamp Shaped Like a Giant Nikon 14-24mm Lens

hanginglamp1

Check out this DSLR Paparazzi lamp, created by Spanish design studio Monoculo Design Studio. It’s a wooden hanging lamp that’s shaped like a gigantic Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8 camera lens.
Read more…

Promo Idea: Use Tiny DSLR USB Drives to Make Sure Your Photos Are Seen

dslrphotopromo-2

To promote this year’s edition of its sports photography competition, Red Bull Illume is sending out a pretty slick promo. It’s simply a USB drive loaded with a press media kit, but the presentation is so clever that we thought we’d share it with you (perhaps you can do something similar to promote your own photography business).
Read more…

Grind Up Your Spices With This Camera Lens Manual Pepper Mill Grinder

lenspeppergrinder

Here’s another curious photography-related novelty item for those of you looking to fill your house with them (i.e. those of you who purchased the lens shaped vacuum cleaner and lens-shaped humidifier that we featured recently): it’s a lens shaped pepper mill.
Read more…

War Journalist: A 1/6-Scale Action Figure of a Conflict Photographer

warphotog1

Behold, the coolest photography-related toy we’ve seen so far this year: War Journalist: Battlefield Hero. It’s a 1/6-scale Toymaster-brand action figure that lets kids play make believe with their very own conflict photographer!
Read more…

A Lens-Shaped Humidifier For Those Dry Winter Months

lenshumidifier

After all of those serious news reports and lens announcements, we thought it would be fun to share something on the whimsical side. You’ve seen camera lens mugs, now we give you a lens-shaped humidifier that’ll keep the dry skin away over the next few months. Read more…

Nothing Says ‘I Love You’ to Photo Geeks Like This Chocolate DSLR

SONY DSC

You’ve probably seen chocolate-colored DSLR cameras before, but have you ever seen DSLR-shaped chocolate? The camera above was created by San Francisco-based Etsy seller Hans Chung as a gift for his friends and family. It’s a highly detailed solid chocolate replica of a Canon D60 that has a battery grip attached.
Read more…

Leica-Inspired Cookies and Cakes Created by Fans for the Holidays

leicabakedgoods-4

A week before Christmas last month, Leica launched a contest to spread some holiday cheer. Instead of asking its fans to make photographs, however, the company asked them to bake cookies and cakes.
Read more…