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Infrared Black and White

I have always been fascinated how black and white infrared films render the greens into whites and I believes many also share such fascination. However, on top of the more expensive per frame film cost, one also needs a special … Continue reading

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Pentax ME

Introduced in 1976 along with the fully mechanical MX, Pentax ME measures only 13.1cm in width and weights only 460g, compared to 14.3cm and 620g of the K1000. Together with the MX, it marks the start of the miniaturized M-series … Continue reading

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Polaroid Colorpack IV

Polaroid Colorpack IV is a viewfinder instant camera which originally uses the Polaroid Type 100 packfilm. Produced from 1969-1971, it belongs to a family of so-called rigid-body Polaroid packfilm cameras that were aimed to promote sales by having lower price … Continue reading

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