Here’s a first: a Nikon DSLR costume that actually works. It was built by Tyler Card and “actually takes pictures when the shutter release button is pressed, and the photograph is displayed on the giant LCD screen on the back.” Continue reading to see it in-action and for more information.

The built-in flash also works, and the camera is even capable of triggering Alienbees strobes. The giant camera body is made out of cardboard and a five gallon bucket. A Nikon DSLR was then placed into the camera and connected to the LCD screen and giant shutter button.

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