Month: November 2016

Bolsey Jubilee

As with most Bolsey cameras, such as the B2 and Model C, the Jubilee maintains a strong family resemblance. It is, for better or worse, the most technologically advanced of the bunch and was manufactured during the last year of Bolsey’s existence…. Read More ›

Rollei Rolleicord II Type 3

This is the Rolleicord II Type 3, instead of a Rolleiflex I picked this up soon after starting my camera collection. This medium format twin-lens reflex camera uses 120 format film, though there was an attachment called the Rolleikin that allowed… Read More ›

Haking Halina 35X

The Halina 35X, manufactured in Hong Kong by Haking starting in 1959 is an attractive 35mm viewfinder with a small form factor. Also known as the Micronta 35X, it is a solidly built, and heavy, camera. The camera was a… Read More ›

Ensign Ful-Vue

The Ensign Ful-Vue TLR is a very simple camera to operate. However, if certain precautions are taken, decent results are possible. This camera has been a favorite of mine from the first time I saw one in the pages of McKeown’s…. Read More ›