Rollei B&W Single Use - a HIT!

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This little sucker is so sexy and sleek, with a see-through plastic body casing and built in flash, you can't go wrong.

What a treat to use this Rollei Single Use B/W Camera. Included in the box is the sassy see-through plastic camera filled with some Retro 400 Rollei film and a built in flash. It was so light and little I just slipped it into my jacket pocket and I was ready to go out for a night on the town.

I have to give credit to the flash. Wow does it POP!!! You can trust this camera to take great outdoor night time shots or evening dinner parties with limited lighting. But it’s not only about the flash, the film is fantastic! Great contrast and beautiful greys. And again I stress the SEXY plastic case, so outdoor and rain friendly, very practical. I also had no problem getting it developed, anyone that does B/w developing will do this single use. I was a bit sad to give the camera away though, I got kinda attached to it.

The Rollei S/U B/W camera stood the test of travel, adventures and parties. An amazing 400 speed film you can count on in your darkest of times. This camera comes in handy when you want to travel ‘light’ and still be able to bring your camera. Very easy to use, just point and SHOOT (hold down the other button for the flash)….simple. Don’t be scared, take it out, play hard with it and get amazing results. But buy extra, they make fun gifts.

The Rollei Single Use is available in the shop

written by poitr on 2009-03-13 in #reviews

8 Comments

  1. eyecon
    eyecon ·

    Great results - I didn´t expect that well done shots from this cam in low light situation.....

  2. lucasjakobsson
    lucasjakobsson ·

    no2 is really nice :)

  3. stouf
    stouf ·

    super shots... And surprisingly low grain !

  4. cinzinc
    cinzinc ·

    wow! u were right about outdoor night time shot!

  5. disdis
    disdis ·

    I like no 8

  6. dangerousvariable
    dangerousvariable ·

    The question is how do I reuse the casing with a new roll of film?

  7. sinwong
    sinwong ·

    thats great!

  8. emdewe
    emdewe ·

    no 8, the glowing camera!

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