How to Fold an Origami Camera Using a Dollar Bill

Last year we featured a neat little origami camera created using a dollar bill by Won Park. If you’ve been dying to know how to fold one yourself, today’s your lucky day. Be warned though: isn’t definitely not an origami project for beginners.

There’s a total of 42 separate steps, and you can find a PDF file with the instructions diagrammed here. Here’s a three part video showing the exact folds that you’ll need to do:

Not exactly as simple as folding a paper airplane, is it? Once you get it down, though, you can be pretty sure that you’re the only one among your friends that knows how to create one.

Image credit: Camera prints money! by Billy Quach