Camera selfies: Turning the lens on themselves

Story highlights

  • Without the help of pouty faces and Instagram filters, vintage cameras pose for "selfies"
  • Jürgen Novotny collected historic cameras from friends or on auction sites like eBay
  • Novotny captures them with his modern, digital Fujifilm X-T1 in a small studio

(CNN)You won't see any pouty lips or peace signs in these selfies. The criticized and laughable trend has spread to the devices used to capture them.

Prepping for their ultimate self-portrait, vintage cameras docked on old tripods pucker up for their own selfie against backdrops that bring out their best qualities. No filters necessary.