Playing with a Jelly Lens Set

Jelly lens setI recently ordered this Jelly Lens set (for super cheap), it was an impulse purchase, but a really fun one! These tiny plastic lenses are made for point and shoot cameras and cell phones. They have a little jelly ring that sticks to your phone, over the lens. They didn't always stay attached to my phone, so I held them on there most of the time. Here are a few of my favorite lenses from this set… 

1 heart frameHeart Frame: This lens is my favorite! It doesn't exactly look like a heart, but I like the red frame a whole lot!

2 soft lensSoft Lens: This was another favorite. I love the extreme blur. 

3 starburstStarburst: I like this lens too. The blur creates a fun starburst effect. I'll probably use this one a lot. 

4 vignetteVignette: This blur is totally different. It creates the look of motion in the blurred areas.

5 wide angle5 wide angleWide Angle: I'll be honest, this wide angle is WEIRD! It's very difficult to choose a point of focus, but still kinda fun… 

6 antiqueAntique: This lens is super yellow and has a fun retro feel. Very 1970s. I kinda like it…. I don't know… kinda. 

7 image mirage6 Image Mirage: This lens replicates your point of focus six times (this image was of one dandylion) It's fun and different, no?

7 image mirage (This can also be a little creepy… beware!) 

8 polorizedPolorized: A polorizing filter can help skies appear darker and reduce glare. I always avoid taking photos of the sky with my phone because they are usually too blown out (appearing white) so this is pretty useful! I can't wait to use this filter to take some photos of my store windows because they always have crazy glare. 

I had fun playing around with these! If you wanna pick up a lens, you can find them individually on Amazon or in a big pack on eBay. I bought the big pack for around $12. Some of them are better than others, the ones I shared above are my personal favorites. I'm a sucker for camera phone toys! xo. elsie 

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  • What great little gadgets! Love how lenses are becoming more hands on again, a well needed break from doctoring in photoshop or instagram obsessing.

  • NM i see your link. oops. disregard my last question, but i’d still love to hear what you think about using with a p&s.

  • ditto to all the comments above. love these. how well do they work with a point & shoot? that’s what i would be using them with.

  • Cool! That starburst one is my favorite. Might have to get these…

  • This reminds me, I came across some really amazing iPhone lenses that I put off for later to buy! These looks like so much fun!

  • Looks fun, thanks for the links!! ^^ My favorites are image mirage and soft lent

  • I picked up the starburst one at an old navy. My boyfriend says it looks like a “Shout” from Skyrim. I have to agree. Once we decide that he really enjoyed taking photos with it.

  • Wow, those were such pretty photos, I wonder… do they sell those Jelly Lens sets for SLR cameras?

  • oh, these are amazing! lol i love it 🙂

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  • Love your pics! My boyfriend got me some of these two years ago for X-mas. They are super fun, will have to play with them again 🙂 I got the fish eye lens!

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  • Such a fun little gadget! I love Antique and Image Mirage. I might give them a try 🙂

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  • That’s such a great idea! Things like this are impossible to come around in Switzerland!

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  • Ha! LOVE THEM! Never heard of them, but I think I’ll be trying them out! Thanks for sharing.

  • You have such a great eye for composition and the new lenses add something a little extra.
    Thank you for the inspiration!

  • Those are so fun! I like the antique one a lot! I love learning about fun little iPhone accessories and apps!:)

    Anna
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  • Purchased! Can’t wait! Thanks for introducing them to me and us! 🙂

  • this looks fun! and probably will help us to get quality in the images of the posts.
    can they be used with any type of cellphones?

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  • Wow, all of these lenses look great! I love the vignette and antique one; I would never have guessed they were taken with a jelly lens 🙂

  • It would be fun if they made these filters to play with film photography!

  • I want the jelly lens too!!! They make the photos really cool and fun!

    I would definitely get a set for myself!

    xoxo
    Ida

    http://asplashofida.blogspot.com

  • They look great, have already marked them on eBay after reading this, would they work with iPad? I reckon the answer should be yes as I image the camera is similar to iPhone but just want to see what you think.
    Thanks for the heads up about these great looking toys!

  • wow! So so fun and so so cheap! The starburst one is my favorite. Thanks for sharing ladies 🙂

  • I have never heard of these, I quite like the heart and vintage one.

    Zoe
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  • Good thing. Images obtained with interesting effects. I love these photos.

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  • Ooooohhh they look super whimsical, I like the coloured one and the starbust x

  • Wow these are great! Really fun. I love that you can play around with photography so much nowadays.

  • These look so much fun! I always use my iPhone for photos and then play with them in Snapseed or Instagram. But oh my! I may have to purchase some of these now!!

    Great Post! Thanks for sharing 😀

    Jen xx

  • This is genius. I wish I had a phone I could try it out on! 🙂

  • I really need all of them RIGHT NOW thank you for the demonstration 😀

    Gizem

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  • Wow, I never knew these existed. I LOVE iPhone photography fun, thanks for the tip – looks like a cheap alternative to those amazing Holga converters for phones I keep seeing on Pinterest. Thanks Elsie!

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  • Ooh, I’ve seen these before and have been tempted.
    Now I’ve seen what they do I definitely want to get some.

  • I’ve seen lenses like these costing $25, but found jelly lenses on eBay for £1 delivered! I know which ones i’ll be buying 🙂

  • that’s so fun! i’ve never heard of these!

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  • wow!what a great idea,i had no idea this sort of thing existed, its a good way to take my iphone photos to the next level!amazing photos!

  • so cool! I just bought my pack from Ebay- thanks for always sharing your super cool things!

  • Tori, I’m pretty sure it would work on any phone as long as you can stick the ring over the phone lens. 🙂 xo!

  • Thanks for the tips and review of these filters. They all seem so fun!
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  • That’s cool, I’ve never even heard of that before!

  • Super Snazzy! I love the one with the shoes haha, made me giggle!

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  • I sometimes see this on store however I never knew that this works reaaaaally cool!

  • This is so cool! Love the vignette effect especially. Another fun iPhone accessory to add to the list!

    Nina
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  • Ohhh, how fun! I love the antique one and the polorizing one. Such a fun little accessory to have around 🙂

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  • what a neatOH burrito idea! never seen these but I gotsta get some now!

  • Oh, what fun! I’d love to play around with these.

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  • Oooooh they totally make the pictures look super dreamy =)

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  • Thats awesome – My husband bought a wide angle lens for his iphone on ebay from some shop in Asia. It has a magnet ring that you glue to the case (he bought a cheap case to use separately for this) It’s crazy how cool all those little phone camera accessories are. He has made some pretty sweet videos with it..i wish I could find the link to one of em. Oh well..bottom line is that lenses are really fun!

  • Ooh I really dig the image mirage.
    I think these might be worth a try.

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  • This is so awesome! I’m considering buying, but do you know if they’re only for certain phones? I have a Droid 2, and most of the ones I find online say that they’re for HTC or iPhone. Just curious!

  • Haha, it’s true… that shoe one is weird! These lenses are a cute idea though!

  • oh that’s so fun! i love camera toys too! i may have to invest in this…

  • These are really cool! Thanks so much for this fun and interesting demo. I love the idea and usefulness of the polarizing filter. Now I’m looking forward to seeing your store windows 🙂

    loulou

  • Oooooh – those are fun! I want to try the heart one:)

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  • Those are so neat! Love how your photos turned out! Thanks for sharing 🙂
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  • These lenses make ordinary life a little bit more dreamy.

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  • These are really fun! Not sure I could use them often but they are fun to play with.

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  • You’re making me want some 🙂 super cute effects! I’m not sure how often I would actually use them, but they’re so cheap why not?!?! 🙂 I’ll have to check them out.

  • wow, awesome pictures!! 🙂 this is super cool.

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  • How fun, I might order these and give them a shot.

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  • I actually love the yellow 70’s-feel one! 🙂 But they are all great! 🙂

  • Everything is so soft and glowy, glowy. I need to get a pair of glasses that will let me live life like that. 🙂

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