Tag: Camera Review

Nikon F
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Camera Review – Nikon F

A couple of years ago a good friend called me up and told me to remind him next time I… read more Camera Review – Nikon F

смена сймбол
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Made in the USSR – смена сймбол (Smena Symbol)

This interesting little beauty, the Smena Symbol, was produced in the USSR in the 80s. It’s part Bakelite, part metal,… read more Made in the USSR – смена сймбол (Smena Symbol)

Zenza Bronica ETRS
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Camera Review – Zenza Bronica ETRS

A a few weeks ago I ordered a box of Fujifilm Velvia 100 to use in my new Holga. This… read more Camera Review – Zenza Bronica ETRS

something something
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Bargain Cool Olympus Stylus Zoom 105 LT

It’s red, it’s plastic, and it’s covered in pleather. It’s the Olympus Stylus Zoom 105 LT.  This little gem cost… read more Bargain Cool Olympus Stylus Zoom 105 LT

My Canon 7 Rangefinder with custom red leatherette
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My Idea of a Perfect Camera

Recently, the Leica M10 came out, along with the Sony A9. Both are freaking amazing cameras. Both are pricey. I’ve… read more My Idea of a Perfect Camera

Cheap Cameras for Beginners - KSX Super
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5 Reasonably Priced Film Cameras for Beginners

I see these “Best Cameras for Beginners” posts all the time, but the more I read them, the less they… read more 5 Reasonably Priced Film Cameras for Beginners

Canon F1
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Camera Review – Canon F1 (circa 1971)

Last year, a neighbor gifted me a really nice camera, and I’ve now had a chance to use it with… read more Camera Review – Canon F1 (circa 1971)

Posted in gear reviews musings

Camera Review – Canon EOS Rebel Ti 35mm

Back in August of 2015, I found among the sundry electronic items at City Thrift  a Canon Rebel Ti. It… read more Camera Review – Canon EOS Rebel Ti 35mm

Canon 7 Coupled Light Meter guage
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Reconnecting with the Canon 7

From the “sneaking out with an old flame” department… This week I decided to take my Canon 7 Rangefinder for… read more Reconnecting with the Canon 7

Lasso the Dino Part 2
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Camera Review – 1961 Kodak Retinette IA Type 042

It’s a Kodak Retinette 1A or an IA, I can’t ever remember. I looked it up once. What’s important is… read more Camera Review – 1961 Kodak Retinette IA Type 042