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This fisheye lens is made from the innards of a broken Sigma 28-200mm lens. I have come across a few broken, or just old and scratched, camera lenses at garage sales that would be perfect for this project.

3040820669 857c070ca2 b 1 Cheap fisheye lens

Although there aren’t specific directions on how to make one, the image above does make it look easy. via – DIYPhotography

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Marc de Vinck

I’m currently working full time as the Dexter F. Baker Professor of Practice in Creativity in the Masters of Engineering in Technical Entrepreneurship Program at Lehigh University. I’m also an avid product designer, kit maker, author, father, tinkerer, and member of the MAKE Technical Advisory board.

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