Vivitar 28mm f2.8 vs. Pentax SMC 28mm f3.5

The 28mm lens seems to have lost a lot of its thunder to the 24mm. This is a handy wide-angle lens though. The 28mm may not be as wide a 24mm, but I argue the 28mm is more useful for general applications. Aside from usefulness, they are generally half the price of the 24mm. I […]

15 Minutes With A Koni-Omega

I noticed recently that one my favorite cameras hasn’t been used in over eighteen months. I figured it was time to pull it out of the cabinet and load it with film. The Koni-Omega Rapid is large 6×7 medium format rangefinder camera. The Koni-Omega line of cameras has gone through several variations with different features […]

The Sears KS-500, A Fine Budget Camera

The Sears KS-00. This is a not so interesting camera, that may have a place in a lot of photographers’ collection.

Joy Riding the Petri Racer

Another day-in-the-life of vintage 35mm film shooter. A couple of days ago Berg swoops me up at my place and head to the Bunk Bar for his band’s show. I get into the car and he hands me this retro looking rangefinder. He found it at a thrift store for $20. It looks so retro […]

My First Roll of Film – Rollei Prego70

On Friday I bought a Rollei Prego 70 at a local thrift shop. The Prego is a small 35mm point and shoot film camera. When I saw this in the shop, I couldn’t resist. It was only $18.00 and in like new condition. I looked the camera up on eBay and I saw asking prices […]

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