Tag: Konica

  • A small update on the Big Mini

    A small update on the Big Mini

    I got a new backside! If you follow me on Instagram or read this blog you may know that I got a Konica Big Mini for cheap off eBay. The seller said it was broken and sold it for 25 Euro, but when it arrived I figured out that only the backside LCD was broken […]

  • Testing yet another Konica FS-1

    Testing yet another Konica FS-1

    Some time ago I bought a bundle of untested cameras on eBay that included a Konica Autoreflex TC, a Konica FT-1, and two Konica FS-1 alongside some accessories like flashes and a 35-200mm zoom and macro lens! When everything arrived I got some batteries and tested the cameras. One of the two FS-1 had a […]

  • Caffenol #2

    Caffenol #2

    After getting a development tank I got going with another roll of Agfa APX, this time the 400 ISO variant. This time I also tried my new camera: The Konica Big Mini! I got it cheap off eBay because the seller thought it was broken – which it isn’t. More on that in another post. […]

  • Konica Big Mini

    Konica Big Mini

    When I first started looking for point and shoot cameras, the Konica Big Mini (201) was always on top of the list, alongside the Yashica T4 and Olympus mju. All of these cameras usually sell in the range of 100-200 euro these days in okay condition, and up to 300 in good condition. It’s a […]

  • Konica Autoreflex T4

    Konica Autoreflex T4

    The other day I bought this „for parts“ Konica Autoreflex T4 off eBay, mainly because I wanted the 50mm f1.4 lens it came with. I paid 28€ + 4€ shipping and the lens looks super good so far, I’ll get out testing it as soon as I can. After some looking around the internet I […]

  • Kodak Gold 200 pushed to ISO 800

    Kodak Gold 200 pushed to ISO 800

    Recently I saw that Safelight Berlin is pushing film free of charge. Pushing film means you shoot the film at a higher ISO rating that it is marketed for. Each doubling of the ISO is called a stop, so shooting Kodak Gold 200 at ISO 800 means I pushed the film by 2 stops. The […]

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  • Double selfie

    Double selfie

    This is the first image I’m going to publish from a recent roll of Agfa APX 100 black and white film I used to test my new Konica C35 point and shoot camera! Overall I’m quite happy with the camera and I’m super glad I got it!