Camera Reviews

This section contains a collection of camera reviews and tests, aimed to provide summary of the technical data and impressions for cameras actually owned and used thoroughly. For this reason, any review would be subject to periodic revisions and integrations.

Find below  links to individual reviews already posted:

 

    • Agilux Agiflash

      HISTORYAgilux is a company established by AGI, the British entity specializing in the manufacture of instrumentation in support of military activities, with considerable…

    • Belair X 6-12

      Since the first announcement of this camera Lomography provoked many discussions and a general sense of anticipation for a product that was presented as a real crack: compact folding, auto…

    • Canon A1

      HISTORY In the second half of the '70s we saw expansion of the electronics integrated in the cameras, played with perhaps too early by some companies but not by Canon, which at the…

    • Fujifilm GA645

      HISTORICAL NOTESThe "compact" medium format has always been one of the strengths of Fujifilm's offer, the company able with the various models to propose cameras actually of small size…

    • Impossible I-1

      To the many fans who followed (and currently follow) the process of development and improvement of Impossible instant film, it has been clear while years passing  the basis of Polaroid…

    • Kiev 60 TTL

      HISTORY In the early 70s the Ukrainian factory Arsenal was tasked to develop a camera to compete with the widespread Praktisix and Pentacon Six, both SLR cameras with 120 film and 6x6…

    • Kodak Bantam 4.5

      HISTORICAL NOTES The Kodak Bantam camera series accompanied the 828 format market introduction by the American manufacturer, a film type for which this family's cameras were for a long…

    • Kodak Retina 1b

      HISTORY The Retina series represents a wide family of cameras among the most successful ones produced by Kodak, the first model of which is the camera with which the American company…

    • Minolta 16 II

       HISTORICAL NOTES Minolta commitment to 16mm photography market started at the beginning of the 50s when the company acquired the small manufacturer Konan which for some years…

    • Minolta PROD 20s

      HISTORICAL NOTES In the last few years main photo brands designers tend to recreate shapes and retro design adapted to modern digital cameras: since the introduction of the new Olympus…

    • Minox 35 PL

      HISTORICAL NOTESThe Minox 35 camera series is rightfully carved in collective photographic imagery as a synonym for compact and efficient systems which can provide important results…

    • Nikon F4

      HISTORICAL NOTES An important piece of the history of modern photography has beencertainly written by SLR cameras produced by Nikon, especially the F series  whose evolution often…

    • Rollei 35

      HISTORY The Rollei 35 is the biggest success of the company in the 35mm camera market, thanks to a style and a form that remained inimitate to date, combined with the mechanical…

    • Rolleiflex SL26Rolleiflex SL26

      BACKGROUNDThe 126 Instamatic format has never been considered as something aimed to the professional photographers nor evolved photo-amateurs and this has always been except for some…

    • Stenopeika 6x6

      The pinhole photography has always been fertile ground for the DIY given the apparent ease with which you can build a working camera and fully adapted to their tastes and needs; are not…

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