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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.

218 1,678 Introduction
by philbirch
Nov 21, 2020 10:49:37 GMT -5
No New Posts ONE STEP BEYOND

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

Moderator: Randy

593 5,200 Other Interests?
by belgiumreporter
Nov 2, 2020 8:53:42 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.

671 6,025 What were they trying to sell us?
by antonio
Nov 22, 2020 13:09:40 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

270 2,127 QRS Kamra
by philbirch
Oct 29, 2020 8:36:45 GMT -5

THE DEN OF DIGITAL DELIGHTS

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No New Posts OLD GLASS ON DSLR - 10 Viewing

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

72 394 Canon 17-102 f2 on nikon V2
by philbirch
Nov 4, 2020 15:19:18 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.

23 237 What's your favorite all-time favorite camera?
by philbirch
Aug 5, 2020 14:38:37 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.

16 123 Fuji vs. Nikon, who's right?
by maisie
Oct 8, 2020 13:19:13 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL CAMERAS/GENERAL DISCUSSION

Discuss your digital equipment here.

Moderator: GeneW

221 1,805 New Fujifilm X-Pro2 = OTT ?
by dee
Sept 9, 2020 2:45:46 GMT -5
No New Posts DIGITAL GALLERY

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

356 2,382 Fish shot
by belgiumreporter
Oct 19, 2020 12:53:05 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

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.

55 479 some range and viewfinders
by belgiumreporter
Oct 3, 2020 4:54:32 GMT -5
No New Posts MODERN SLRS

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

369 3,569 Rolleiflex SL 35
by antonio
Nov 23, 2020 9:23:32 GMT -5
No New Posts The Rangefinder Cameras

Fixed lens: example=Canonet

Moderators: vintageslrs, Just Plain Curt, Rachel, herron

289 2,263 Konica Hexar first results
by belgiumreporter
Sept 22, 2020 4:21:50 GMT -5
No New Posts Other Rangefinders

Rangefinder Cameras with interchangeable lenses.

Moderators: vintageslrs, Just Plain Curt, Rachel, herron

176 1,718 Zorki 4
by belgiumreporter
Oct 25, 2020 9:24:19 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

146 1,123 Zaria FED with Jupiter 12
by julio1fer
Sept 20, 2020 17:18:00 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

298 1,807 Sticky camera rubber
by belgiumreporter
Aug 17, 2020 16:38:37 GMT -5
No New Posts EYE ON FILTERS - 1 Viewing

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

174 1,293 Zeiss Ikon Ikonta 520/2
by biscuiteater40
Nov 6, 2020 16:31:52 GMT -5
No New Posts TLRs

Moderator: vintageslrs

108 792 The Mat 124 Was Getting Lonely in The Bag...
by philbirch
Nov 15, 2020 9:08:44 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

40 300 NIKKOR-Q 135MM 3.5 for BRONICA
by belgiumreporter
Oct 25, 2020 4:44:06 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.

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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 3,028 SplashArt photography (Digital)
by belgiumreporter
Oct 1, 2020 6:21:22 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.

124 978 Bruges during corona
by dismayed
Jul 12, 2020 14:29:46 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

300 1,845 Fall 2020
by julio1fer
Nov 20, 2020 22:22:10 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 - 1 Viewing

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

Moderator: olroy2044

434 2,949 Norton-Triumph memories
by yashica1943
Oct 25, 2020 9:23:05 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

260 1,593 At the end of lonely street
by belgiumreporter
Nov 14, 2020 5:46:07 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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No New Posts THE CLASSIFIED AREA

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

245 927 WTB.....Micro 4/3 lens
by olddocfox
Oct 3, 2020 20:52:13 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 - 1 Viewing

Tell us about that 'bargain' you just got.

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

549 3,218 Miranda Sensomat RS
by yashica1943
Oct 22, 2020 11:07:19 GMT -5

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