Posts tagged toy

Nikon Df: the plastic not-so-fantastic

The silver and black Df sample in the display case had the new Nikon 50mm f/1.8G lens attached. My first impression was how much larger the Df was than I though it would be. I was picturing something along the lines of the original Nikon F series. Instead, it was every bit as large as the D610 sitting next to it, albeit with lots of retro-looking pointy sharp corners.

Back to the Future

A little blast from the past courtesy of Chris Arnold and Tin Man Lau. This was the final presentation for Lau’s IND385 class in 1993. The assignment was to make a toy with 1 input and 3 outputs. My sea turtle was made entirely of bass wood with the shell being shaped on the [...]