Dumpsters Transformed Into Giant Pinhole Cameras

Dumpsters Transformed Into Giant Pinhole Cameras
Design

Creative trash collectors in Germany combined their love of photography with work tools to capture stunning portraits.

Kyana Gordon
  • 23 april 2012

Four garbage collectors in Hamburg, Germany have converted large dumpsters into giant pinhole cameras to photograph their city. Dubbed the Trashcam Project, images were created by drilling a few tiny holes into the front of each trash bin and placing Ilford photo paper inside. The dumpsters are converted by drilling tiny holes into the front of the structure and then hanging large sheets of photo paper inside.

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