Christoper Graves posts Gameboy Camera photography on gameboycamera.com
News
Episode

Modder turns Game Boy Pocket into dedicated mirrorless camera

An amazing hardware mod for niche Gameboy photography

July 12, 2022 12:00 PM

A crafty Game Boy Camera modder has turned a Game Boy Pocket into a dedicated camera.

Christopher Graves built the console a new shell, custom screen, and a new lens mount to allow for better optics than came with the standard 1998 Game Boy Camera.

The device can even still play Game Boy games, like Pokémon Red, saying on Twitter that it was "Awkward for gaming, but doable. Probably best with an RPG or something turn-based like Pokémon."

While the 128×128 pixel CMOS sensor can only capture 4 shade grayscale images, a dedicated community has sprung up for the Game Boy Camera photography.

For me it was the very first digital camera I ever owned, so it holds a special place in my heart.

Check out some of the photos of the Game Boy Camera M taken by Christopher below, and then head to gameboycamera.com for more of their work.

No items found.
No items found.
No items found.
News
Episode
114

ASSASSIN’S CREED SHADOWS is the ninja themed game you've been waiting for

May 19, 2024
Drop Rate
Episode
19

STELLAR BLADE, stay for the big meaty monsters but the platforming can jump

May 17, 2024
Lightmap
Episode
230

BALADINS is a time-loopy RPG for up to four pals where you can't save everyone at once

May 13, 2024
© 2022 Sifter. All Rights Reserved.
. .