Use your Canon or Nikon SLR lenses on your iPhone with this mount

Use your Canon or Nikon SLR lenses on your iPhone with this mount
Check out this new hybrid case from the company Photojojo called The iPhone SLR Mount that will allow users to take their Nikon or Canon EOS SLR lenses and mount it to their iPhone 4 or 3G/3GS…

The idea of the mount is to “turn your iPhone into a DSLR using real SLR lenses.” The case is made of aluminum and has two holes for those who would like to attach a strap. Photojojo is also including a UV filter with their product.

The case/mount for the iPhone 4 will run you $249 while the one for the 3G/3GS will cost $190. You can pick one up for yourself at Photojojo’s website. Tell us what you think in the comments below.

source: Photojojo via Elecrtonista



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15 Comments

1. CLINTONW25

Posts: 38; Member since: Jun 14, 2011

that's real slick

3. ronzorelli

Posts: 1; Member since: Jul 07, 2011

Um... $250???????? Really?

5. gallitoking

Posts: 4721; Member since: May 17, 2011

would love to see some pictures with that...... monster

7. spanky

Posts: 81; Member since: Jun 02, 2011

thing is huge. not an apple fan, but thats still sick!!

9. nb2six

Posts: 298; Member since: Apr 27, 2011

do the slr lenses increase picture quality too? I thought it depended on the camera itself and the lenses were just for focusing and zoom...

11. apple What? unregistered

in this case no, im no engineer but i figure since the sensor is behind glass and what not. I do alot of photography, however cheaper lenses can degrade quality with cheap glass and crappy f stops. Someone more techie could prob back this up.

12. ableroner

Posts: 6; Member since: Jul 07, 2011

And using a adapter with ground glass to project a 35mm image on, then shoot it with a iPhone lens will get you: terrible chromatic aberration, the texture of the ground glass in all pictures because it is static, double flipped image headache and probably some vingetting and other optical nonsense. For $250 you can get a cheapass DSLR body that wil out perform the iPhone camera 1000X

17. AndroidTroll

Posts: 359; Member since: Mar 05, 2011

Agrred. This will never be a DSLR. It will still only be 5MP and will shoot terribly slow. I have a Canon 7D with a beautiful body and the ef28-135mm lens. why would I ever want this POS? oh I know,because I'm not an idiot apple fanboy.

13. Mike S unregistered

Intewesting... I sure like to hear testimony from someone using it. For $250 is lens included? The biggest issue with phone cameras is their extremely poor performance in low light environments such as night in bars, concerts, etc. The other problem related to video cameras is also the poor performance of the microphone.

14. feli_g

Posts: 9; Member since: Apr 28, 2011

f**kin awesome

16. alambyes unregistered

The photo with the adapter look like sh*t. TQ very much but no thanks!!

18. PhoneLuver

Posts: 481; Member since: Jul 05, 2010

Looks great, but I'd like to hear from someone who's used it and I'd wait for the new iPhone with an 8MP lens. Although the iPhone takes nice pics you'd need an 8MP camera at the very least to truly take advantage of this tech.

19. OC unregistered

And what happens when you want to change the aperture setting on a Canon lens?

20. Mike unregistered

G-ral

21. what? unregistered

what's the point in buying this? this combines the downside of both worlds. poorer image quality compared to an actual DSLR camera; yet, sacrifice in portability!!

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