Extreme Makeover, Camera Edition: Wood Veneers

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Photographer Tyson Haslam has an interesting hobby: he takes vintage cameras and gives them a new look by replacing the rubber grips and various other panels with wooden veneers.

Unlike photographer Patrick Ng’s wooden-styled Canon F-1n, which we shared back in 2012, Haslam uses real wood veneers rather than a simple faux-wood wallpaper.

After carefully applying the wood veneers, he stains them for a finished look. His first experiment was back in August and involved a Yashica TL Electro X SLR:

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David Wellbelove

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Hi I am David Wellbelove I own D.W Images Photography based in Bletchley, Milton Keynes I offer high quality Commercial, Headshot, Product and Lifestyle Photography. I aim to provide a thorough and professional service, in and around Buckinghamshire and the surrounding counties and only a short hop from London. This is my 3rd year in fulltime business as a professional photographer. I have been a hobbyist photographer for over 20 years and had the opportunity thrown upon me to start my own business. I decided to back to college and I have recently finished my 1st year doing my Higher National Diploma in photography and came out with 6 distinction’s and a Merit, I am about to start the 2nd year. I am looking forward to building on my experience and business, creating stable future for my family and myself. Thanks for coming by.. David Wellbelove