2D Photography Rube Goldberg

Gotta give credit where credit is due. According to Wikipedia, a Rube Goldberg machine, device, or apparatus is a deliberately over-engineered machine that performs a very simple task in a very complex fashion, usually including a chain reaction. The expression is named after American cartoonist and inventor Rube Goldberg. Here's a very clever photography 'gear' themed Rube Goldberg. Be prepared for about 4 minutes of video via YouTube member 2dPhotography.

11 thoughts on “2D Photography Rube Goldberg

  1. Joel

    Ha! Very amusing ... but like the comment above, I wonder how much time this took to rig up?

  2. Rabi

    Some really clever stuff. I especially liked the ball passing the line of Nikkors, then the L lens getting hit with a hammer.

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