Tag: bridge camera

  • Chinon Genesis II: SLR Versatility, Point and Shoot Simplicity

    written by detroitlomo on 2013-04-09 in #reviews
    Chinon Genesis II: SLR Versatility, Point and Shoot Simplicity

    The Chinon Genesis II SLR May look like a blocky, plasticky hunk o' junk, but if you want to shoot SLR style without worrying about the technicalities, this camera may be perfect for you! Find out more after the jump!

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  • Lomopedia: Ricoh Mirai

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2014-05-15 in #reviews
    Lomopedia: Ricoh Mirai

    Another interesting and quirky-looking autofocus SLR camera, the Ricoh Mirai was also introduced in the late 1980s and marketed as a complete SLR system in a small package. Another major Japanese optics company co-developed this camera with Ricoh -- find out which in this installment of Lomopedia!

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  • Lomopedia: Canon Photura

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2014-05-18 in #reviews
    Lomopedia: Canon Photura

    Continuing with our quest to showcase some of the most intriguing cameras ever made, today's installment looks back at an unusually designed snapper made by Canon in the early 1990s.

  • Lomopedia: Olympus AZ 300 Super Zoom

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2014-05-19 in #reviews
    Lomopedia: Olympus AZ 300 Super Zoom

    Another quirky snapper from the age of "bridge" cameras, the AZ 300 Super Zoom has been touted as the model that effectively launched the trend for odd-looking intermediate cameras in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Find out more about this camera in this installment of Lomopedia!