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Reverse Lens Tutorial

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Photography Tutorial - How to use your kit lens as a macro lens without the cost.

It's been absolutely ageeees since I submitted a tutorial.
I've learnt this technique so I'm not trying to pass it off as my own but I wanted to share the technique with you..

>> Please full view & download it for your own skill building if you wish!

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iKatie22's avatar
Ive tried this multiple times. no matter how much i pull back on the lens to the body of the camera, light always gets in. How do you do that so good??!! i need tips!
Girlfromcloud9's avatar
Holy shit photography hack
Angelic-Painter's avatar
haha, probably it is :) i'm happy someone figured this trick out!
prabinum's avatar
Thanks a lot for this tuts..will try it now!! lets see wht happens............
TheDarkRayne's avatar
How do you attach it?
AwesomeNickname's avatar
looks awesome, though it just wont work... Ive tried it but the photos keep appearing too dark:( any tips?
FtGtMC's avatar
Thank you!! ^^
Firebugg's avatar
Oh.My.God.This is the most amazing thing i have ever seen! and I was about to go and buy an expensive lens! It is kinda nerve racking using the lens backwards...but still, hooray! :D
HawthornHare's avatar
You wouldn't happen to know if this works for a Nikon D80 would you? I'm really new to photography & a little lost...
ArteagaPhotography's avatar
Great, I used same tip with my cel phone and tha pictures are awsome. Sorry, my inglish it s so bad.
puckrietveld's avatar
If i do all the steps, my photo is getting.. very blurring.. D: Do you know what i did wrong? ^^
Photography-Forever's avatar
The lens is moving while you are shooting. You can by mounts for this for as little as $8. I would recommend that.
stripedDreamer's avatar
wahooo,, im gunna have fun with this. thnx for sharing this!~ :)
h3design's avatar
Thanks ill try that ! :)
stoppollutionnow's avatar
how inventive! i'll definitely be keeping this in mind now :))
9timeluv's avatar
xlnt techniqueeeeee....:)
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Sunshine-Author's avatar
I just try it and it works! But my pictures are blurry, i need more practise! But thanks A LOT!!! <3
thunderoad's avatar
Really i'm gonna try this out now!
TheOn3LeftBehind's avatar
You can change the aperture of the lens on a Canon by holding down the DOF preview button and taking off the lens at the same time. :)
PASOV's avatar
true
and very useful !
GranDPulse's avatar
excellent technique thanks for sharing
BananaSoldier's avatar
Very interesting!
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