Build A DIY Slide Scanner For $10


Example of the slide scanner by Barkergk

Here’s a quick DIY project that can help you convert your collection of old slide film collection into digital images by Instructables user, barkergk. The project calls for PVC pipe, a smartphone, and a few other items that can be easily sourced and the project itself shouldn’t take up too much of your time making it a great rainy day activity. Let’s get to it! [Read more…]

How To Make a Home Brew Smartphone Film Scanner

If you have been shooting for more than a few years there is a good chance that you have a few archiving albums (you’re neat) or shoe boxes (you’re human) filled with old films.

Digitizing film is a tedious task and we have shared a great comprehensive tutorial on it before, but sometimes you need something quick and dirty (but not as dirty as a TP roll)

How To Make a Home Brew Smartphone Film Scanner

Lomography has a clever smartphone film scanner which is perfect for the job. Instructables user ASCAS has a DIY version of it. [Read more…]