Student's digital design

An Aberystwyth postgraduate student has designed a digital camera with a fisheye lens - it's so small it fits in the palm of your hand. Greg Dash came up with the idea because he couldn't find one available anywhere else.

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Aberystwyth postgraduate hopes for success with mini fisheye camera

An Aberystwyth postgraduate student is causing a bit of a stir in the photographic world.

He's designed a tiny digital camera with a fisheye lens - it's so small it fits in the palm of your hand. Greg Dash came up with the idea because he couldn't find one available anywhere else.

He's hoping to go into production to help pay off his student debt.

Kevin Ashford has been to meet him.

Aberystwyth student's fisheye camera success

The size of the camera is kept down by omitting a screen and viewfinder Credit: ITV News

An Aberystwyth post graduate student has designed a digital camera with a fisheye lens - it's so small it fits in the palm of your hand.

Greg Dash came up with the idea because he couldn't find one available anywhere else.

He's hoping to go into production to help pay off his student debt.

The wide angle lens allows tall objects to fit into the frame Credit: ITV News
Greg put the camera to the test at a nearby animal sanctuary Credit: Greg Dash

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