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  • Nikon F4s Nikon F5

    Nikon F4s vs Nikon F5

    First, let me start with full disclosure. I shot with a Nikon F5 mostly from 1997 to about 2000.  (and a Rollei 6008/6006) But I switched back to the F4s for…

  • Raymond Depardon

    Raymond Depardon – Film to Film

    Raymond Depardon was born in France in 1942, and began taking photographs on his family farm at a very young age. He apprenticed to a photographer in Villefranche-sur-Saône, but soon after…

  • Zenit E

    Leanne Surfleet – Accidental Vision

    Zenit is a Favorite Leanne Surfleet is a British photographer, currently based in Norwich. Born in 1987, she graduated with a BA in Contemporary Lens Media from University of Lincoln. Her…

  • Olympus OM-2

    The Olympus OM-2 – Better?

    Some say the Olympus OM-2 was the most underrated SLR of all time. I will concede they are usually Olympus shooters, but they are so adamant, it’s only logical to take…

  • Hasselblad 2000

    Isabel Curdes – Dreams on Film

    Isabel Curdes is a conundrum of sorts. While she basically uses film, she will slap a digital back on her camera when trying something for the first time, or if she’s…

  • Fujifilm Mini 9

    Fujifilm Mini 8 vs Fujifilm Mini 9

    Did you know that Fuji sold more Instax cameras than all their digital cameras combined? As impressive as that may be, when it comes to the Fujifilm Mini 8 and the…

  • Pentax K1000

    The Pentax K1000 -1976 to 1997

    I actually don’t know if the Pentax K1000 was the longest continuously made SLR. I’m not that big of a geek to really care. But it must be up the there.…

  • Polaroid SX-70

    The Polaroid SX-70 Rebirth

    If you think the Polaroid SX-70 is a difficult camera to work with, then the MINT SLR670 is probably for you. And if you’re just not a refurb or used kind…

  • Nikon 35Ti

    Nikon 35Ti – The Art Deco Camera

    The Nikon 35Ti is beautiful. Ok, that’s a matter of opinion. I guess it was made to go head to head with the Contax T2/T3. Unfortunately, I would have made that…

  • Olympus XA

    The Olympus XA Family

    The Olympus XA series of cameras were compact cameras in a clam-shell case, kind of new and innovative at the time. Although this camera was supposedly replaced by the Epic Stylus…

  • Instax SQ10

    The New Instax SQ10 – The Wrong Road?

    Well, almost here. Fuji’s Instax SQ10 square format camera. I’ll keep this opinion piece short so I can go lay down and cry. I was very excited when I found out…