11 Fantastic Ways To Repurpose Vintage Cameras


If you have some old vintage camera somewhere in your home that keeps catching dust and you don’t feel like throwing it away, than you may think of how you can repurpose it. And guess what, you are on the right place to find some inspirational ideas that will give that old camera a new life. Today, we are bringing to you 11 Fantastic Ways To Repurpose Vintage Cameras and we are sure that you will be surprised of what you can do with some old camera.

The vintage camera can be turned into beautiful home decorations. You may choose to repaint it, or maybe hang several cameras on the wall to create some interesting wall art. Also, if you want to keep books upright when they are not put on a shelf, you can use two vintage cameras as bookends. Or if you want to give the camera some new use, than you can turn it into a flowerpot, a vase, a lamp, a piggy bank etc. Besides all of these uses, you can also repurpose parts of the camera and turn them into something useful. For instance, the camera lens can be used as coffee mug, pencil holder etc. Scroll down now to see how you can do all of the above mentioned uses for vintage cameras and choose which one you will copy. Follow the links under the photos to get to the full tutorials and enjoy in creating something cool out of that old camera.

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Painted Vintage Camera

Full tutorial: yellowbrickhome.com

Vintage Camera Upcycled Into iPhone Charging Dock

Full tutorial: petapixel.com

Camera Lens Coffee Mug

Photo via: makezine.com

Repurpose Vintage Cameras Into Bookends

vintage camera book end
Full tutorial: smileandwave.typepad.com

Vintage Camera Collection Into Wall Art

vintage camera display 5
Full tutorial: digifotopro.nl

Broken Camera Lens As Flowerpots

Full tutorial: content.photojojo.com

Turn A Vintage Camera Into A Lamp

Full tutorial: lovelyetc.com

Vintage Camera Flower Vase

repurpose vintage cameras
Photo via: mysalvagedtreasures.com

Upcycled Camera Lamp

Full tutorial: homedit.com

Camera Lens Into Pen Holder

pen holder
Photo via: content.photojojo.com

DIY Vintage Camera Piggy Bank

Full tutorial: dearwallet.blogspot.com

So, how would you choose to repurpose the vintage camera? Will you turn it into beautiful wall decor, or will you use it as some vase, lamp, pencil holder etc.? Tell us in the comments and also let us know if you have any other idea of how to repurpose old cameras. Thank you for reading and don’t forget to stay up to date with the content of Top Dreamer to find many other clever DIY projects that you can try to do in your free time.