Popular Photography | Pixplay Case Turns an Old Smartphone into a Kid-Friendly Digital Camera

This article was originally published on Popular Photography by Adam Ryder

Whether you're looking to get your kids to follow in your footsteps or you're merely hoping to keep them distracted for a bit, the

Whether you're looking to get your kids to follow in your footsteps or you're merely hoping to keep them distracted for a bit, the PixlPlay on Kickstarter is a great way to both entertain children and teach them about photography at the same time. To boot, the Pixlplay... [camera] ...is designed to make that old smartphone you have laying around useful again — in essence, it's a beefed-up case for popular iPhone and Android devices that allows kids to take pictures while protecting the technology inside from drops, falls, bumps and the general abuse that kids are liable to dish out.