A paper pinhole camera published as a cut out in the 70’s in former Czechoslovakia, wich was distributed along with the magazine ABC. Dirkon Camera. now this is something. apparently back in the s when communism was all the rage, it was hard to get a hold of decent. The Dirkon pinhole 35mm camera is made entirely from paper cut from a template by designers Martin Pilný, Mirek Kolář and Richard.

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A fully functional paper pinhole camera from Communist Czechoslovakia is revisited by an English student.

Damera you know your history, you would be able to tell that the camera is camerx the distant past. SinceCzechoslovakia has been no more. The ex-sovereign state was peacully split into two independent countries, the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The Dirkon, a paper camera kit, was distrubuted through a magazine during a time when publications were controlled by the state. This is why the camera makes a certain generation of Czechs wax poetic. Interested in DIY paper cameras?

Dikon a look at this beautifully crafted paper pinhole camera inspired by the iconic Diana! Take your lenses off as we celebrate World Pinhole Day! Pay homage to the roots of photography by crafting our own pinhole cameras and taking dreamy pictures through the “tiny eye”.


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