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What if we told you Minox, the guys who made spy cameras for the CIA in the 1940s, were still designing sneaky little photo-makers?
Indeed they are, and get ready to fall in love with their latest, a Leica M3 look-alike: the Classic Mini Digital Camera.
It’s a 2″x3″ mini digital camera that hails from the days of secret spy missions, vocoders, and dudes named Boris.
Plus, make sure to scope out our newest and easiest photo-holder yet, the Snapshot Dot. Minimal in design, these hip lil’ dots let your photos shine by giving you a clean and colorful way to show them off.
p.s. You like cameras right? Right! Think you could answer these two questions for us? It’d mean the world.
|The Classic Mini Digital Camera
Made by the same company who designed spy cameras for the CIA in the ’40s, the Classic Mini Digital Camera is a tiny digital camera with dapper analog looks.
This 2″x3″ digi cam is a finely detailed replica of the Leica M3 right down to the film advance lever and German-engineered glass lens.
It wears a clever disguise: Analog on the outside, digital on the inside — how can you resist?
|The Snapshot Dot
Instead of giving your photos an acupuncture session (pins=ouch), try a kinder option.
With a gentle grip, these hip 2″ silicone dots sit flat on your desk, holding your prints upright for a clean and colorful display.
Switching photos is extra easy — just slip prints in and out, all the while keeping them free from rips and bends.
Your typical film roll will hold 12, 24, or a whopping 36 exposures.
What if we told you we managed to get 1,000 photos all onto one roll?
True story! The USB Film Roll is a 4GB USB drive cleverly dressed up in a recycled film canister.
Instead of getting tossed, these canisters get to fulfill their photo geek destiny by metamorphosing into glorious photo file-holding gizmos.
Whether you hand ‘em out to clients or snap one into own your computer’s USB, your analog-digi prestige will certainly be propelled to levels not yet experienced by mankind.
$20 each at the Photojojo Shop
Our Rare Film Gift Pack is back, rarer and filmier than ever!
In your pack, you’ll get 3 hard-to-find, imported 35mm films:
One high-speed color film, one sepia-toned monochrome, and a whole new film, the Revolog Kolor 400 film.
This rainbowlicious film came to be when a couple of photo students “hacked” their own film by carefully unraveling each roll and pre-exposing their film to colored lights (and yes, they’re totally just as cool as the kids in the movie Hackers).
It’s a dreamy roll that adds a gorgeous range of pink, green, blue, and yellow hues to every shot!
Half b-days, quarter b-days…who says you have to wait for your actual birthday to get yourself a gift?
$49 per Gift Pack at the Photojojo Shop
p.s. Sometimes things get a little amazing over on the Photojojo Tumblr. Better not miss it!
Dropping camera lingo is the secret nod among photo nerds worldwide.
JPEG, CR2, NEF. Y’know what we mean. 3-letter acronyms are your vocab of choice.
Now you can show you’re in the know with Camera Lingo Necklaces. These precision laser-cut acrylic necklaces come in 4 elite styles: a no-flash icon, JPEG, CR2 (Canon RAW), and NEF (Nikon RAW).
If you’re a natural light purist, the no-flash icon is for you. If JPEG is your fav format, bear it on your chest. Want to show your Canon or Nikon loyalty? CR2 or NEF will be your choice!
Sharp cut angles, vibrant color, and elite photo status all rolled into one.
$20 each at the Photojojo Shop
p.s. We’re going to Hong Kong! Know any cool camera stores in the area? What should we see? E-mail us!
If only we hopped a bullet train to Japan and snagged a batch of Fuji’s *newest* instant cameras right off the assembly line.
We didn’t. We flew them in instead! (Air mail = so convenient.)
Here are 3 rare and specially imported Instax goodies just for you:
- Smarter, slimmer, and shinier, the Instax Mini 50s instant camera in sleek Piano Black
- The Instax Mini 25s instant camera, the 50s camera’s little brother
- A hip little photo album designed to fit your treasured Instax mini photos
PLUS!! We put our crafty heads together and made a mini book with 20 Totally Fantastic Ways to Use Your Instant Photos. The first 100 folks to buy an Instax Camera *today* get a mini book for free! (See a sneak peek below!)
|Instax Mini 50s Instant Camera
Sleeker, smarter, and even shinier, Fuji’s newest Instax Mini camera is the best yet.
At 2″ thick, its square body is extra compact, fitting nicely in your hand and in your bag, too.
Plus, a load of shooting features like smart flash and light/dark settings will give you gorgeously vibrant and crisp shots.
|Instax Mini 25s Instant Camera
Because one Instax Mini is never enough, here’s a favorite that’ll surely satisfy your instant camera addiction.
You’ll get every feature you never knew you wanted in an instant camera but won’t be able to live without once you get a taste.
Switch between landscape and portrait mode with a single button, get well-lit shots with the smart flash, and take close ups with the close-up lens AND MORE!
|Instax Mini Photo Album
Presenting a photo album exclusively made to fit your uniquely shaped Instant Mini prints.
Because your mini prints are just *that* special.
Designed in Korea, this fun-to-hold plush canvas photo album looks just as modern as your Instax camera and can pack 64 of your favorite prints.
(Included in the first 100 orders of Instax Mini cameras.)
Your pop-up flash’s measly spurt of light and shadowy results haven’t impressed you, but an external flash and fancy light kits are too pricy.
Well, the Pop-Up Flash Bounce is guaranteed to make your on-camera flash your new BFF.
This ultra affordable gizmo improves your pop-up flash’s lighting abilities by bouncing it off the ceiling. The result?
…Photos bathed in even, shadow-free natural light that’ll rival an external flash any day.
At last, you have the perfect balance between too little light and too much hard flash!
Lighting bolt, welcome to the family.
$30 each at the Photojojo Shop
Introducing two new store items that’ll change everything for photographers who like to get around.
The simply clever Any Bag Camera Bag Insert lets you carry your precious camera load in your everyday bag while keeping it safe from bumps and scratches.
The Expedition Wooden Tripod, a favorite of photographers for the past 100 years, will give you the sturdiest hold as it’s built to stand in any kind of weather on any kind of surface.
Fashionable and practical, these two goodies will keep you looking good while performing even better.
|The Expedition Wooden Tripod
Made in Germany for 100 years, this tripod keeps your camera boulder-steady.
What makes it especially better than other tripods? Its sustainable ash wood naturally absorbs vibration better than metal tripods can.
Plus, it’ll withstand whatever weather or terrain your camera may take you to.
|The Any Bag Camera Bag Insert
When your camera bag’s too bulky to drag across town and your everyday bag isn’t structured enough to protect your camera, what to do?
SOLUTION: A padded DSLR insert that fits into any bag!
Built like the inside of a camera bag, this insert will let you safely carry your DSLR and lens in totes, messenger bags, backpacks and handbags.
Ever wonder how photographers get that glowing halo in their portraits? Or that slick ring of light in their model’s eyes?
They use a ring flash! One-up every other DSLR-set-up out there with this ultra-affordable Ring Flash Adapter.
It uses the external flash you already have to give you evenly lit photos that are great for parties, portraits, and even macros!
$40 at the Photojojo Shop
Ever since the iPhone became your go-to camera, you’ve been experiencing lens-envy.
Well, now DSLR owners aren’t the only ones who get to have all the telephoto fun. With the iPhone 8x Telephoto Lens, you’ll get all the shots you’ve been missing out on…
…the lead singer at concerts, your little bro at the T-ball game, or that rad hawk that frequents your front yard.
This little (big) lens is like a 400mm lens for your iPhone! (That’s just as close as sports photographers get!)
For ultimate long distance iPhoneography, the lens comes with 1) a sleek black matte hard case that the lens attaches to, 2) a mini-tripod, and 3) a cleaning cloth.
Get it in one of two versions: the iPhone 3G/GS or the iPhone 4 (compatible with both AT&T and Verizon phones). The view from your iPhone now = to the 8x power.
iPhone Lens, Case, and Tripod for $35 each at the Photojojo Shop
There are many ways to show your love on Valentine’s Day — elaborate floral bouquets, rare colored diamonds, chocolate covered bacon…
But we prefer the photo way. And we’re pretty sure you feel the same.
So we’ve come up with a new Holiday for photographers: Lo-Fi Love Day.
And we’re celebrating with two new cameras and two new frames: one you wear and one your house wears (Hah! Housewares…get it?!).
Instax Mini 7s Instant Camera
Back just in time for Valentine’s Day, this popular classic snaps mini instant prints that magically develop in the palm of your hand!
For that extra special Valentine, grab the Lo-Fi Love Bundle: an Instax Mini Camera, a 20-exposure pack of film, Instant Photo Caption Sticker Kit, and an Instant Print Window (all that for only 9 extra bucks!).
Instant Photo Frame Pins
Going steady used to be about wearing letterman jackets and promise rings, but the Instant Photo Frame Pins are here to retire those old-timey gestures o’ love.
These instant-photo-shaped pins function as miniature frames, making them perfect for carrying photos of or by your loved ones.
The Zumi Triple Plus Digital Camera
Pluses are good. There are A pluses, plus-ones, and it’s always a plus when you see that special someone.
And now the new and improved Zumi is the Zumi Triple Plus!
What’s the “Plus” all about? 10 new filters that’ll give your pics and video all kinds of dreamy vintage color and pop (and even 3 shades of monochrome!).
Instant Photo Frame Decals
Maybe your significant other has a
Now your S.O. can turn every photo into an instant snapshot! These reusable decals frame any 8×10 photo with a sweet instant photo look, and they even come with faux decal push-pins and tape. A-dorbz.