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The owners will use this board to update members on issues.

45 542 EIGHT YEARS!
by gabrieljohnson
Mar 20, 2024 20:56:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Introduce Yourself

Welcome to the Camera Collector, please take a moment and introduce yourself.

244 1,716 cosina files
by paulhofseth
Apr 26, 2024 14:23:50 GMT -5
No New Posts ONE STEP BEYOND - 2 Viewing

This is where you can discuss everyday themes not necessarily 'ON TOPIC'. Please do not include politics or religion.

Moderator: Randy

601 5,227 2024
by belgiumreporter
Dec 31, 2023 7:29:24 GMT -5
No New Posts OPEN TOPIC - 2 Viewing

This is a second area where you can discuss items not covered in the other boards. Please do not include politics or religion. You are invited to share other hobbies with us here.

675 6,040 What were they trying to sell us?
by konica1955
Apr 21, 2024 13:30:45 GMT -5
No New Posts THE EXECUTIVE SUITE

Area for Administrators and Moderators only.

Moderators: vintageslrs, ellacoya1, Just Plain Curt, Rachel, herron, GeneW, Randy, mickeyobe, olroy2044

16 130
No New Posts SHOW US! - 3 Viewing

Show us your favorite camera or camera project. Show us your restored camera. SHOW US THAT CAMERA WITH NEW LEATHER!..Bragging permitted. :)

Moderator: Randy

282 2,170 When things go wrong
by belgiumreporter
May 26, 2024 3:04:44 GMT -5

THE DEN OF DIGITAL DELIGHTS

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No New Posts OLD GLASS ON DSLR

This board is for older manual type lenses on DSLRs. Example, an M42 lens on a NIKON digital.

94 456 Elmar 200 f4 visoflex on Z6
by Peltigera
Mar 12, 2024 13:17:47 GMT -5
No New Posts EXTENDED ZOOM TYPE

This board is for SLR Type Cameras that do not have removeable lenses. Example, Konica/Minolta Dimage A2.

4 74 Coolpix P600 still going strong.
by julio1fer
Jun 9, 2022 20:36:13 GMT -5
No New Posts DSLRs

Digital Single Lens Reflex Cameras. These are cameras with separate bodies and removable lenses.

26 243 DSLR's a dying breed?
by belgiumreporter
May 16, 2024 10:38:50 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL POINT & SHOOT

This board is for the point and shoot type of digital camera. Pocket cameras or Cell cameras.

25 145 Panasonic TZ90 better in B&W
by belgiumreporter
Mar 19, 2024 10:09:27 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL CAMERAS/GENERAL DISCUSSION

Discuss your digital equipment here.

Moderator: GeneW

225 1,815 Nikon 1
by paulhofseth
Apr 22, 2024 2:34:46 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL GALLERY

Another area to display those pics captured by your digital camera.

369 2,402 The good the bad and the TTartisans 50mm
by belgiumreporter
Mar 14, 2024 6:38:29 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL SIGHTS OF THE SEASON - 1 Viewing

Here is where the digital faithfull can post their seasonal shots.

Moderator: herron

370 2,285 Summer meeting of styles
by belgiumreporter
Aug 31, 2022 13:59:29 GMT -5

35mm CAMERAS (click on the left to view boards)

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No New Posts OPEN 35 TALK

This board is for open discussion of all 35mm cameras, and polling.

59 493 some range and viewfinders
by belgiumreporter
Apr 16, 2024 8:39:59 GMT -5
No New Posts MODERN SLRS - 1 Viewing

This board is for Modern 35mm SLRs that use LEDs or items like Autofocus.

Moderators: Randy, vintageslrs

263 2,293 Nikon F3 AF by vivitar
by belgiumreporter
Jun 7, 2024 5:23:06 GMT -5
No New Posts CLASSIC SLRS - 2 Viewing

This board is for Classic SLRs from the first single lens reflex cameras to the post modern era.

Moderators: Randy, vintageslrs

397 3,648 Leica R8/ vario elmar
by paulhofseth
Jun 3, 2024 0:26:11 GMT -5
No New Posts The Rangefinder Cameras - 3 Viewing

Fixed lens: example=Canonet

Moderators: vintageslrs, Just Plain Curt, Rachel, herron

291 2,282 Kiev reconstructions.
by Rachel
May 28, 2023 3:40:47 GMT -5
No New Posts Other Rangefinders - 2 Viewing

Rangefinder Cameras with interchangeable lenses.

Moderators: vintageslrs, Just Plain Curt, Rachel, herron

186 1,741 Nikon S2
by belgiumreporter
May 13, 2024 4:17:45 GMT -5
No New Posts VIEWFINDERS

This board is for viewfinders, pocket, or 'point and shoot' cameras using 35mm film. Cameras in this catagory do not have rangefinders or through the lens focusing.

Moderators: vintageslrs, herron, Just Plain Curt

149 1,131 The Arex
by hannes
Nov 13, 2022 6:17:34 GMT -5
No New Posts LENS DISCUSSION

This board is for discussion of accessory lenses for 35mm cameras.

Moderators: Randy, vintageslrs, herron

257 1,829 Improvements in lens design
by belgiumreporter
Jun 6, 2024 2:27:31 GMT -5
No New Posts THE WORK BENCH - 1 Viewing

Have a camera with a problem? Have a repair technique you want to share? Discuss it here!

Moderators: vintageslrs, Just Plain Curt

302 1,821 Yashica wiring
by rossj
Mar 7, 2024 10:28:45 GMT -5
No New Posts EYE ON FILTERS

Look here for Techniques, Questions, and Answers on Filter Usage.

Moderator: herron

16 83 Zeiss Bernotar
by antonio
May 5, 2021 3:31:05 GMT -5

MEDIUM and OTHER FORMATS-(620/120 roll film cameras)

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No New Posts FOLDERS - 2 Viewing

Bellows Cameras

Moderator: vintageslrs

184 1,319 ZEISS/IKON IKONTA III 524/16
by anthonym3
Oct 16, 2023 20:54:25 GMT -5
No New Posts TLRs

Moderator: vintageslrs

122 828 IKOFLEX I
by anthonym3
Sept 22, 2023 7:44:15 GMT -5
No New Posts SLRs

PLEASE NOTE: This board is for MEDIUM FORMAT SLRs and Rangefinders that use 120 or 620 film.

Moderator: vintageslrs

45 322 Kiev 80 and 88 TTL
by macdai
Mar 11, 2024 6:23:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Plastic Fantastic

This board is for the Diannas, Holgas, etc. The Cult Cameras.

Moderator: Randy

39 334 instant flim cameras
by mickeyobe
Apr 25, 2018 17:33:48 GMT -5
No New Posts POINT & SHOOT

This area is for discussion of those Pocket Cameras or Point & Shoots. 110 and other films.

Moderators: Randy, vintageslrs

70 516 1937 Merlin united "Spy cam"
by antonio
May 5, 2021 3:28:04 GMT -5
No New Posts ANTIQUE CAMERAS

Cameras from the beginning to Pre-War. No cave paintings please.

167 1,089
No New Posts POPULAR POST-1945 CAMERAS

Front-cell focusing, popular rangefinders and other popular post-war cameras not covered in other sections.

45 333 In need of help with research for this camera
by nifity50
Jan 23, 2023 15:47:34 GMT -5

PHOTO GALLERY (CAUTION, Do Not Critique unless it is requested)

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No New Posts GENERAL PHOTOGRAPHY

There are several Sub-Boards in this Catagory. Please Click on here on the left side to view these boards. When doing so, list the camera/lens/film used.

Moderator: vintageslrs

487 3,037 Rondinax daylight film developing
by julio1fer
Nov 19, 2022 16:27:00 GMT -5
No New Posts MY LITTLE TOWN

Take a walk...around town, and take some pictures. Post pictures you have taken in the town where you live. Digital or Film.

136 1,003 The old forge
by belgiumreporter
May 8, 2024 12:56:16 GMT -5
No New Posts SIGHTS OF THE SEASON

Please use this board for pictures of the current season. Film pictures only!

Moderators: Just Plain Curt, vintageslrs, Rachel

301 1,849 Infra red after the rain.
by belgiumreporter
Jul 28, 2021 4:47:26 GMT -5
No New Posts THEME SHOTS!

Let's have some fun...one person posts a photo with a theme, and the other members try to post a photo with the same theme. examp...girls with ponytails. Try it!

58 888 Small photo shops around the world
by julio1fer
Feb 18, 2023 11:28:38 GMT -5
No New Posts NOSTALGIA - 1 Viewing

This board is for Vintage Pictures. Either pictures taken years ago, or pictures taken depicting a time that is now gone. Have fun with this area!

Moderators: vintageslrs, Rachel

187 1,457 Elvis didn't fool around
by belgiumreporter
Aug 17, 2023 16:39:42 GMT -5
No New Posts TRAINS, PLANES, AND AUTOMOBILES - 1 Viewing

Post pics of your favorite mode of transportation here, whatever floats your boat. Talk about boats, post those here also.

Moderator: olroy2044

440 2,959 MuZ with colour matched cameras
by belgiumreporter
Jan 30, 2024 12:17:40 GMT -5
No New Posts BLACK & WHITE - 4 Viewing

No, not ebony and ivory! This Board is for Black and White photos only. Show us what'cha got!

Moderator: Randy

275 1,616 Canon 5600f B&W scan
by belgiumreporter
Apr 17, 2024 4:54:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Photo Competition

Informal competition for fun,.

Moderator: mickeyobe

7 1,568 Our cameras (A-Z)
by paulhofseth
Feb 25, 2024 3:55:50 GMT -5
No New Posts CRITIQUE - 1 Viewing

Post photos here that you would like the membership to offer their opinion on. No flaming allowed.

Moderator: mickeyobe

93 708 Stiniva beach, isle of Vis Croatia
by julio1fer
May 22, 2022 17:57:08 GMT -5

THE CLASSIFIEDS

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No New Posts THE CLASSIFIED AREA - 2 Viewing

Click on the left side of this area to see all of the classified ads. If you only click on the right side, you will only see the current posting. There are more postings in the Sub-Board area.

Moderator: Randy

Sub-boards: CAMERAS ONE, CAMERAS TWO, CAMERAS THREE, OTHER EQUIPMENT

252 939 Gundloch bellow camera and Paysage Lens
by raybar
May 4, 2024 11:12:08 GMT -5
No New Posts HEADS UP!

Here's where you can let us know what's available. Please don't abuse this.

Moderator: Randy

67 202 Cameras and collectables fair 2022
by belgiumreporter
May 30, 2022 2:18:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Ebay Finds - 1 Viewing

Tell us about that 'bargain' you just got.

Moderators: Randy, Just Plain Curt, vintageslrs, herron, John Parry

599 3,338 Leica vario elmar 28-70 R
by belgiumreporter
May 15, 2024 7:08:44 GMT -5

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