What camera(s) are you using this weekend?

Discussion in 'Classic Manual Cameras' started by Mike Gammill, May 26, 2017.

  1. Because of life I've not shot film in a while. This weekend I'll be using my favorite along with a rat AI 50 F2 nikkorrmat.jpg
     
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  2. I just finished today a roll in my (repaired) Contaflex Super B.. I have another roll film camera, an ADOX Golf patched bellows that needs testing maybe I will load that.
     
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  3. I used Nikon F5 in friday, yesterday Ikoflex IIa (later version). Today its very cold, so I'll stay home processing yesterdays TMax 100 and maybe scanning it..
     
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  4. Instead of the Rokkor 24-50 I used my Celtic 28mm instead (a Christmas present in 1978). Processed negatives yesterday afternoon. Still have about half a roll to go in the Rollei 35 and just loaded a roll of Kentmere 100 in the Yashica FX-3 Super 2000 with 45mm f2.8 CZ.
     
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  5. I may try to take the three cameras I currently have with film loaded, my Mamiya RB67, my Fujica 35 Auto-M, and my newly acquired Praktica Super TLS somewhere photogenic, so I can finish off those rolls. I give myself 50:50 odds of it actually happening.
     
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  6. I have some film loaded up in a couple of old Canons -- an original F-1 and an FTb -- so I'll take these with me as I head out this weekend.

    Canon FTbn, Canon FD 85mm f/1.2 SSC Aspherical
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  7. Film finished in the Rollei and SRT 101.Have Kentmere 100 in the Yashica FX3 Super 2000. Also have a roll in my Konica Auto S 1.6.
     
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  8. Finishing up the roll of Tri-X loaded into my Nikon F2 with attached 35mm f1.4 Nikkor. Circa 1976 and 35mm f1.8 AI Nikkor IMG_1780 (2) - Copy.JPG
     
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  9. Nikon FM + Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f2 + Orwo N74.
     
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  10. m42dave

    m42dave Dave E.

    Hope to test this clean little Miranda dx-3. Picked it up in non-working condition (mirror up, shutter open) and after cleaning the battery contacts and a bit of exercise, it came back to life. Also changed the seals and calibrated the meter.

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  11. Vincent Peri

    Vincent Peri Metairie, LA

    I'm going to try to shoot with a couple of Nikon FA's I bought last year and haven't used before. Probably gonna shoot with a Nikkor 105 f/2.5 and a Nikkor 55 f/2.8 macro. I just moved recently and will be exploring the neighborhood.
     
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  12. Hello
    I have a short test roll of Kentmere 100 in a new to me Petri Color 35, if everything comes out good I have a roll of Provia 100 to try next
     
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  13. I remember the DX-3. Made at a time when makers were leaning toward more compact SLR's. Looking forward to seeing some images.
    Don- envious about that Petri Color 36. I look forward to seeing your images.
    I finished up a roll of Kentmere 100 in my Konica Auto S1.6 and and halfway through with another roll in my Yashica FX-3 Super 2000. Used my compact Phoenix 100mm f3.5 macro to start. This lightweight lens is a good match for this camera.
     
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    Last week I took out my Nikkormat EL which STB with a locked up shutter. So this week it is a Nikkormat FT2.
     
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  15. Kodak Signet 35
     
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  16. Working through a roll of HP5+ in Minolta XE-5. Started with Tamron Adaptall II 28-200 but will switch to Rokkor primes over the next few days.
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    XE-5 with 50mm MC Rokkor-X f1.7
    Also running another roll of Kentmere 100 through my Konica Auto S 1.6.
     
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  17. Got a Zeiss Ikonta 520 loaded up with some Fomapan.
    There's a camera fair in Hilversum on Sunday I'm going to visit. Might take some snaps there.
     
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  18. Loading up my old Ricoh 500 Rangefinder with HP5. Ricoh 500 rangefinder with vile green strap IMG_1857 (3) - Copy.JPG
     
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  19. Vincent Peri

    Vincent Peri Metairie, LA

    Last weekend I went out shooting with a pair of Nikon FA's. I liked it so much that I'll be using them again this weekend. Loaded with Kodak Ektar and Fuji Provia 100F.
     
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  20. A very local Hawaiian Culture Expo will have me out of the shell with the Fed & Zorki. . .Kentmere400 of course. Aloha, Bill 2k17-12-15-DSCF0352 ces26.JPG
     
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