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I Built This DIY Camera Rig for Shooting Through-the-Viewfinder Videos

7 monthes ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Recently I made my own custom-built camera rig for shooting Through-The-Viewfinder videos on a Nikon Z6 through the viewfinder of an old Lomo Lubitel 166. With my setup, I can have the whole camera in the frame but without distracting hands visible. Here's how I did it.
1. The Idea
Last year a friend of mine bought an old Lomo Lubitel 166 on his trip to Ukraine. I'd seen this style of video before and loved the idea of shooting through the viewfinder of an old camera. We had done a few photography projects together before, so we decided to do something with his old camera one day.
This day...
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