Lomography's Russian Scientist Experiments with the Zenit C

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Lomography's Mad Russian Scientist is back, armed with his Russian Deadstock cameras and ever-ready to take charge with his experiments - all in the name of analogue triumph!

Zenit C
With the threats of digital taking over the world, I am relieved to have smuggled this secret camera … the Zenit C. The grit and the grain of this bottomloader will put those shiny pixels to shame! Nice to look at, and lovely to hold … this Russian baby’s smaller than most SLR cameras. Oh! … and did I tell you that this is one of the very first SLR cameras ever made? Yes, quite a catch, this one …

  • Industar lens
  • Shutter Speeds: 1/25, 1/50, 1/100, 1/250, 1/500 of a second and “B”
  • Flash sync available
  • Go to the Shop

written by shhquiet on 2009-07-15 in #news #zenit #zenit-c #analogue #slr #russian #deadstock

7 Comments

  1. stouf
    stouf ·

    Superb gallery ! Smart and surprising ! Love it !

  2. dogma
    dogma ·

    Very great camera! dont have it, but it's on the wish list :)

  3. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Oh, these shots are great, there's this typical russian "taste" and the camera looks really beautiful... who took the shots? pan_dre? ;)

  4. pan_dre
    pan_dre ·

    no the mad professor mandi himslef took those ;)!

  5. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    oh mr mad professor mandi you took some great great shots!!

  6. wil6ka
    wil6ka ·

    oho aha uhu herr mandi!

  7. hamimahadra
    hamimahadra ·

    can this camera used pc flash adaptor?

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