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Picture showing an Exakta shutter having the shutter curtains replaced
This article explains the technique I used to replace the shutter curtains in one of my aged Exakta cameras.
Exakta Varex IIb shutter repair and clean - shutter back in case for now
In this post I'm going to take a detailed look at the shutter used in the Exakta Varex series of cameras.
A photo of the Zenit 3M 35mm SLR vintage camera
This post looks at a classic 35 mm slr camera that started the career of many photographers, the Zenit 3M.
A picture of the Franka Super Frankarette camera from 1957
The Super Frankarette was a cheaply made 35 mm rangefinder camera with a surprisingly good specification
A Picture of the Pentax Z-50P autofocus SLR camera
The Pentax Z-50P provided a good mix of features for a reasonable price when released in 1994 and is even better value today.
A Picture of the Konica FS-1 camera
My post about the Konica FS-1, which is often said to be the first SLR with internal motor drive, but is that true?
A Picture of the Ricoh AF-5 point and shoot camera
The Ricoh AF-5 is a sturdy, compact, point and shoot 35mm camera made by Ricoh in about 1983
Prontor S shutter blades from a Reflekta II TLR cleaned after a service
A post covering the servicing of my Reflekta II TLR with Prontor S Shutter
A Picture of the Reflekta II TLR camera
A look at the Reflekta II twin lens reflex camera which was made by Welta in Germany in about 1950.
A Picture of the Kodak Art Deco Bantam camera
A look at a very stylish camera from 1935, the Kodak Art Deco Bantam
A picture of the Kodak 35 Rangefinder camera
A look at one of the strangest 35 mm rangefinder cameras that Kodak produced, the 1940 Kodak 35 rangefinder.
A Picture of the Kodak Flash Bantam Art Deco camera
A look at a miniature camera from the 1940s, the Kodak Flash Bantam which, together with a roll of 828 film, must have captured many happy memories.
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