'I'm Back 35' Updates - Interview with the Creators. Meet Filippo Kenji Nishino, Gaetano Acunzo, and of course the man himself, Samuel Mello Medeiros. Since we are talking about old(ish) analogue cameras, the I'm Back 35 is all about transporting old but trusted tech into the modern age: it acts as a digital back and substitutes the actual film stock with a ground glass and a sensor.
Use your beloved vintage lenses from back in the day and bring your old camera, too. The ground glass is on double duty here: it captures the incoming light from the lens and offers a focus plane for the sensor behind. If you want to integrate it even tighter, there are a bunch of dedicated back plates for a kind of seamless look'n'feel. The somewhat underwhelming specs support that idea, it not about….