The only problem with collecting thrift store camera lenses is that you can only keep so many of them in your kit. That’s fine – you really only need a couple of lenses most of the time, but what do you do with the rest? I was lucky enough to score the big gold metal lens case early on, so I had a nice box to safely store 5 or 6 lenses, but that left half a dozen sitting around on shelves and desks. Easy to lose smallish things like lenses that way.
So I went thriftin’ today for a solution. I kind of expected to find a laptop case of some sort with enough of the baffling intact to section off a padded lens storage area inside. Maybe two laptop cases, ‘cuz ya know, I’m pushing over a dozen lenses. What I found was this: