Zero Image 135 Back to Nature Pinhole Camera with Cable Release

Zero Image 135 Back to Nature Pinhole Camera with Cable Release is the world’s first and smallest multi-format wooden pinhole camera using 35mm film. This model has the added addition of a cable release attachment. This means less chance of camera shake when making exposures.

You will need a spare 35mm film cassette with this model. Metal is best as the plastic ones are slightly too big.

Learn more about shooting pinhole in our Guide to Pinhole Photography.

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Zero Image 135 Back to Nature Pinhole Camera with Cable Release

Zero Image 135 Back to Nature Pinhole Camera with Cable Release is the world’s first and smallest multi-format wooden pinhole camera using 35mm film. This means less chance of camera shake when you expose your film.

Zero Image 135 Back to Nature Pinhole Camerawith Cable Release uses a 0.001″ brass shim to make the pinhole conform to a more accurate film stop number and create sharper images.

The Back to Nature series of cameras are the same design as the Zero Image traditional lacquer pinhole cameras. The cameras are made of solid brass and high-quality teak wood, with a hard wax-oil finish which is far more eco-friendly.

Every Zero Image pinhole camera has a serial number etched on a beautiful brass plate placed inside and a signed certificate of authenticity. You will also find step-by-step instructions, complete with illustrations, on how to use the camera.

The Zero 135 cameras will need a spare 35mm film cassette to load your film with this model. Metal is best as the plastic ones are slightly too big.

Material: Teak Wood Weight: 6.5 Oz (185 gm)
Focal Length: 25mm Tripod socket: 1/4″ Thread
Pinhole Size: 0.18mm Zone Plate (Optional): 25mm w/9 zones
Angle of View: 90.61° diagonally (Panoramic), 79.9° diagonally (135 format)
Dimension: 4 3/4″ (L) x 1 5/8″ (D) x 2 3/4″(H) including all knobs
Film Stop: F/138 for pinhole, F/45 for zone plate
Film Format: 35mm (23mm x 35mm), panoramic (23mm x 45m)

Zero Image have made hand-made wooden pinhole camera in Hong Kong since 1999. The company founder Zernike Au is a pinhole enthusiast.  Before he made his first Zero Image camera, Au was a successful product designer.

The art of pinhole photography and the beauty of antique wooden cameras fascinated Au. So he made a decision to make a compact wooden pinhole camera which could accept roll film (at that time 4×5 was the only format available on the market). He also wanted his camera to have all the necessary functions and be easy to use… To do this, he began from Zer0.

Zero Image produce pinhole cameras because they embody the original technology of photography. Their aim is to preserve this heritage and share this ancient method of self-expression with more people. Pinhole photography is very simple and easy with Zero Image cameras. You don’t need to invest large amounts of money for photographic equipment. You won’t have to carry heavy equipment when you go into the field. Ultimately, use of these pinhole cameras ensures that your creativity will remain unlimited.

Learn more about shooting pinhole in our Guide to Pinhole Photography.

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