the gizmon iCa case for the iphone 5 the gizmon iCa case for the iphone 5
feb 06, 2013

the gizmon iCa case for the iphone 5

‘the gizmon iCa case’ for the iphone 5black and silver model



now available for the iPhone 5, the ‘gizmon iCa‘ polycarbonate case transforms your smartphone into a working rangefinder camera. a working shutter button is built into the top of the case – making it easy to capture images without having to pre-load the camera interface app. incorporated with a viewfinder on top of the enclosure – the design helps eliminate glare in direct sunlight, as with an additional lens opening from the flash unit. the case also ships with a second interchangeable section that allows for the fitting of any of the accessory lenses.


front view detail


rear detail view with viewfinder

 top view

matte black ‘military’ model


product family



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  • what the hell is this? where am I suppose to carry this around?

    AJ says:
  • This case is cool. Especially if you want to fool someone that you’re carrying a camera, the good thing is that this case has true lenses and I think it’s really good. But this case is a bit complex, I think I’m fine with the cases I get from MiniSuit and some accessories as well. But that’s only for me, I know there’s a lot of people out there who would really love this too. Great post!

    :) says:

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