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

45 539 With great sadness.....
by Just Plain Curt
Oct 9, 2018 15:13:07 GMT -5
No New Posts Introduce Yourself

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

215 1,665 Petite camera 1950
by yashica1943
Jun 18, 2020 7:41:17 GMT -5
No New Posts ONE STEP BEYOND - 1 Viewing

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

Moderator: Randy

591 5,192 Almost 70 , letting go of anxiety over cameras ?
by dee
Jun 20, 2020 12:48:15 GMT -5
No New Posts OPEN TOPIC

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.

667 6,000 How it all began
by dismayed
Jun 28, 2020 12:57:55 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!

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

Moderator: Randy

267 2,116 Deutsche Kamera
by Dormeur74
Jun 1, 2020 6:57:31 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.

68 388 16 "classic" Nikkors
by Wayne
Jul 3, 2020 20:16:37 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.

3 71 Vintage Digital Cameras?
by yashica1943
Jan 18, 2020 9:42:37 GMT -5
No New Posts DSLRs

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

23 232 What's your favorite all-time favorite camera?
by dismayed
Jun 30, 2020 11:17:20 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.

14 115 Digital travel
by belgiumreporter
May 21, 2020 4:26:24 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL CAMERAS/GENERAL DISCUSSION

Discuss your digital equipment here.

Moderator: GeneW

219 1,797 Will DSLRs be made 10 years from now?
by Wayne
Jul 3, 2020 20:26:08 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL GALLERY - 1 Viewing

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

353 2,372 Just images that you like.
by belgiumreporter
May 10, 2020 4:18:17 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL SIGHTS OF THE SEASON

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

Moderator: herron

369 2,282 ice-ice baby...
by hansz
Dec 4, 2016 13:48:05 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.

54 467 Japan camera design
by dismayed
Jun 30, 2020 11:20:36 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

256 2,269 zeiss contax-mount lens-datasheets?
by paulhofseth
Apr 27, 2020 4:40:58 GMT -5
No New Posts CLASSIC SLRS

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

Moderators: Randy, vintageslrs

368 3,561 Nikon F2 Photomic Added To The Stable
by Wayne
Jul 3, 2020 20:30:52 GMT -5
No New Posts The Rangefinder Cameras

Fixed lens: example=Canonet

Moderators: vintageslrs, Just Plain Curt, Rachel, herron

288 2,261 Pal M4
by philbirch
May 4, 2020 9:14:39 GMT -5
No New Posts Other Rangefinders

Rangefinder Cameras with interchangeable lenses.

Moderators: vintageslrs, Just Plain Curt, Rachel, herron

170 1,702 Canon L2 and 7
by Wayne
Jul 3, 2020 20:37:13 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

145 1,121 Fujica Compact 35
by samantha
Apr 4, 2020 23:52:13 GMT -5
No New Posts LENS DISCUSSION

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

Moderators: Randy, vintageslrs, herron

240 1,777 Top quality macro for less $$$
by philbirch
Jun 28, 2020 5:01:54 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

297 1,806 Help wanted, lubing or cleaning?
by raybar
Jun 13, 2020 14:26:18 GMT -5
No New Posts EYE ON FILTERS

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

Moderator: herron

15 81 Rollei lens ball
by paulhofseth
May 18, 2020 3:56:38 GMT -5

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

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No New Posts FOLDERS

Bellows Cameras

Moderator: vintageslrs

172 1,287 Where to get material for bellows?
by dismayed
May 26, 2020 21:38:04 GMT -5
No New Posts TLRs

Moderator: vintageslrs

101 771 Voigtlander Superb
by dismayed
Jun 8, 2020 18:44:12 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

39 297 Mamiya 645 dilemma
by Rachel
Apr 17, 2020 7:50:37 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

67 508 "leaded" Bilora Bella 66
by Rachel
Feb 22, 2020 15:55:34 GMT -5
No New Posts ANTIQUE CAMERAS

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

161 1,073
No New Posts POPULAR POST-1945 CAMERAS

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

43 330 How to test a Zeiss Tenax (simple automatic35mm)
by paulhofseth
Dec 29, 2019 15:37:39 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

484 3,024 SplashArt photography (Digital)
by philbirch
Jun 17, 2020 10:46:20 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.

123 976 Durbuy, Belgiums smallest town.
by dismayed
Jul 5, 2020 17:05:20 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

299 1,843 Diamond beach, Iceland
by philbirch
Dec 15, 2019 12:13:59 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!

57 881 Small photo shops around the world
by belgiumreporter
Apr 9, 2020 4:05:32 GMT -5
No New Posts NOSTALGIA

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 1,455 150 yeas ago in the (U.S.A.) old west
by dismayed
Jun 26, 2020 18:22:53 GMT -5
No New Posts TRAINS, PLANES, AND AUTOMOBILES

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

Moderator: olroy2044

433 2,944 Dry docks 50 year old slides
by belgiumreporter
May 15, 2020 11:57:11 GMT -5
No New Posts BLACK & WHITE

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

Moderator: Randy

256 1,586 Skjálfandafljót Iceland
by philbirch
Dec 15, 2019 12:18:21 GMT -5
No New Posts Photo Competition

Informal competition for fun,.

Moderator: mickeyobe

7 1,563 A-Z of your photos
by philbirch
May 23, 2020 4:47:04 GMT -5
No New Posts CRITIQUE

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

Moderator: mickeyobe

91 695 First Try
by philbirch
May 3, 2014 19:03:56 GMT -5

THE CLASSIFIEDS

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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

244 925 Ernemann Plate camera. 1894
by philbirch
Oct 2, 2019 18:12:29 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

64 194 Olympus PM-6 Microscope camera.
by philbirch
Jun 30, 2020 4:25:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Ebay Finds

Tell us about that 'bargain' you just got.

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

542 3,202 Nikon DA-2
by belgiumreporter
Jun 2, 2020 9:30:29 GMT -5

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