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28 Retro Camera Phone Accessories

These Accessories Make Smartphones Look More Like Cameras

— July 31, 2013 — Tech
From camera-like phone cases to extended lens add-ons, these accessories transform your smartphone into something that mimics a camera. A lot of today’s iPhone owners are also photography enthusiasts, which is why companies are coming up with creative gadgets to tap into the phone-tography market.

Many phone covers physically mimic the shape and dimensions of a camera. A lot of them are inspired by retro cameras with big lenses, taking after Instagram’s popular icon. These phone cases often don’t serve any purpose in terms of functionality, but just display camera-inspired designs. Other camera-shaped phone cases are more practical; some will have an old school shutter button that takes pictures on iPhones. Aside from cases, many attachable smartphone camera lenses make phones look like bulky cameras.
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Literal Camera Phones
Literal Camera Phones
The LG L-03C Comes Fully Equipped With a 12.1 Megapixel Camera
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Interchangable Lensed Camera Cases
Interchangable Lensed Camera Cases
The iZZi Orbit Turns Your iPhone 5 into a Chic Gadget
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HD Camera Phones
HD Camera Phones
The Altek Leo A14 is a High-Tech Smartphone that Boasts a 14-Megapixel Camera
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Photog Smartphone Attachments
Photog Smartphone Attachments
The Eye Scope Takes Your iPhone Photos to a Whole Other Level
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24
Cutting-Edge Camera Smartphones
Cutting-Edge Camera Smartphones
The Samsung Galaxy Digital Camera Adopts the Apps of Mobile Phones
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Camera-Enhancing Smartphone Cases
Camera-Enhancing Smartphone Cases
The Foto.Sosho Will.I.Am Accessory Improves iPhone Pictures
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Luxury Smartphone Camera Cases
Luxury Smartphone Camera Cases
The Leica i9 is Designed for iPhone Shutterbugs
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21
Mountable Microscope Adapters
Mountable Microscope Adapters
The Magnifi iPhone Photoadapter Case Connects to Optical Instruments
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20
Retro Camera Phone Covers
Retro Camera Phone Covers
The Gizmon iCA iPhone Case Turns Your Smartphone Into a Leica
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Vintage Camera Gadget Covers
Vintage Camera Gadget Covers
The Stickit Skins Collection of Retro Casings Go On in a Snap
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Smartphone Video Attachments
Smartphone Video Attachments
The Kogeto Dot Accessory Provides 360-Degree Panoramic View
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Snappy Smartphone Shooters
Snappy Smartphone Shooters
The Olloclip Offers an Array of Quick-Connect Lenses
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Professional iPhone Lenses
Professional iPhone Lenses
The iPhone Eyescope is a Handy iPhotography Helper
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15
iPhone Camera Covers
iPhone Camera Covers
The HipstaCase for iPhone 4 is Inspired by 80s Toy Cams
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Deceptive Phone Protectors
Deceptive Phone Protectors
The iPhone Military iCA Case Turns a Smartphone into a Sleek Camera
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Intrinsic Camera Phone Attachments
Intrinsic Camera Phone Attachments
Gizmon Clip-On Lenses Provide Easy-to-Use Polarizing Filters
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Retro Smartphone Covers
Retro Smartphone Covers
The Wood Camera iPhone 4 Case Protects Your Device in Vintage Fashion
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Nerdy Smartphone Add-Ons
Nerdy Smartphone Add-Ons
The Brando 60x Microscope for iPhone is Techie-Tastic
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10
Deceiving Phone Decals
Deceiving Phone Decals
The Leica iPhone Sticker is a Wicked Disguise
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9
Lumberific iPhone Cases
Lumberific iPhone Cases
SigniCASE Carves Crazy Camera Designs for Smartphones
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Picture-Perfect Mobile Covers
Picture-Perfect Mobile Covers
The Camera iPhone Case Protects Gadgets with a Vintage Feel
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iPhone Camera Attachments
iPhone Camera Attachments
An iPhone 4 With a DSLR Lens Upgrades the Quality of Your Camera Phone
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iPhonetography Attachments
iPhonetography Attachments
Enhance Your Phone Photog Skills With the Turtleback Turtle Jacket
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DSLR-Smartphone Hybrids
DSLR-Smartphone Hybrids
The HotShoe 'Flash-Dock' Uses the iPhone for Better Shoots
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Professional Camera Smartphones
Professional Camera Smartphones
The iPhone SLR Mount Takes Pro-Grade Pictures
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Heavy Metal iPhone Cases
Heavy Metal iPhone Cases
Factron Metal Gear Cases for iPhone and iPad are Badass
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Complete Camera Smartphone Concepts
Complete Camera Smartphone Concepts
The 'iPhone Pro' Turns Apple to High Quality Captures
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Rotating Smartphone Accessories
Rotating Smartphone Accessories
The iPhone Lens Dial Enhances Cellphone Camera Capabilities
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