Swapping lenses in Kodak HBF?!

Discussion in 'Lo-Fi Cameras' started by pryan9, May 18, 2010.

  1. pryan9

    pryan9 Member

    Mar 4, 2010
    Multi Format
    So i was messing around with an old Kodak folder that was in terrible condition last night but the Anastigmat lens was worth salvaging. I got to thinking and it seemed to be almost the exact same size lens as the little lens inside my Kodak Hawkeye Brownie Flash. After a little fidgeting and taping i now have a kodak HBF with a sharp Anastigmat lens rigged up.

    Has anyone done this before? What are my chances of this actually working successfully? will the focal distance be different now?