So, I got the prints back and I am mostly happy with them. Let's start off with the bad, though. First, nine prints were absent, totally blank negatives. I am not sure if this is an issue with the camera wherein the shutter did not fire or a problem with this roll of film or … Continue reading Minolta Autopak 470 (Part 1.5, should be the Photos)
I wanted this camera, so I turned where anyone would when Craigslist lets you down, eBay, where for $5 plus shipping ($9 and something total), I bought a slightly used Minolta 470 and Pocket Flash 110.
Gen X-ers may remember the ads Michael Landon did for Kodak's Pocket Instant Cameras in the late 70's in which he said the Kodak Tele-Instamatic was like having 2 cameras in one, and in the heyday of fixed lens compact cameras, he wasn't far off base. The Tele-Instamatic 608 is a 110 format camera … Continue reading It’s like 2 cameras in one! The Kodak Tele-Instamatic 608 Reviewed