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Need a new gun, err, camera for Christmas?

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by thorborg, Dec 19, 2014.

  1. thorborg

    thorborg portland oregon Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    A gun camera created by Frenchman, Etienne-Jules Marey in the nineteenth century.
    Scovill Mfg.Co. Kilburn Gun Camera
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    1940s Japanese machine gun style camera
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    Hythe Gun Camera
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    This item distinguishes itself from others in this list in that it is directly related to real weapons, being a camera which was used as a training aid for air gunners.
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    Toyota Commercial Camera Gun
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    This prop camera was designed to look as if it was used by spies trying to get a glimpse of a new Toyota.
    Ready Ranger camera gun
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    Revolver de Poche
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    Thompsons Revolver Camera
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    Rare rifle gun camera
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    Innovision Optics Probe Lens
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    Russian Photo Sniper Camera Set
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    Mamiya Pistol camera 1954
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    Agent Zero M toy camera pistol 1965
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    DORYUKAMERA Co. 16-millimeter pistol film camera.
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  2. Chee-to

    Chee-to Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Now'a days ya had better paint em bright orange or you'll be pushin' up daises.....:confused:
     
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  3. Monica Cowles

    Monica Cowles Grays Harbor, Washington Member, NRA (Life) USCCA, ACLDN, SAF (Life) Staff Member Silver Supporter

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  4. Flopsweat

    Flopsweat Slightly right of center Well-Known Member

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    I had the Agent Zero camera when I was a kid. Push a button and it would unfold into a gun. IIRC you could actually see through the viewfinder.
     
  5. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Those are very cool! My dad had a pistol grip with a trigger to engage the aperture/film drive on his 8mm film camera! He later carved a stock for it but never really liked it.
     
  6. thorborg

    thorborg portland oregon Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Connections with the personnel department on the Ship I was billeted, allowed me to use a 35mm Nikon SLR with a 1200 mm plus doubler lens mounted on a rifle stock to peruse Ipanema Beach Brazil from afar. Even with the stock it was difficult to keep it steady. Sounds like voyeurism now, but At 18, it was just pure fun.
     
  7. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    I'm surprised more bad guys haven't twigged onto painting their real guns bright and odd colors, because nobody pays attention to it as everyone typically visualizes all guns as either black or bright and shiny stainless/chrome.
     
  8. Chee-to

    Chee-to Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Man Arrested For Painting Gun To Resemble Toy
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    http://www.breaking911.com/man-arrested-for-painting-gun-to-resemble-toy/
    also;
    Colorado man arrested after pointing banana at officers like a gun
    http://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/man-arrested-pointing-banana-cops-gun-article-1.2024758

     
  9. Flopsweat

    Flopsweat Slightly right of center Well-Known Member

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    Pretty sure I read about a guy running around with a red-tipped rifle a few years ago. Major nutjob IIRC.
     
  10. 1990Turbo

    1990Turbo St.Helens Active Member

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    Now I know where the term shooting pictures came from!