Kodak Cameo 35 Focus Free: A Surprising Little Cutie

2

The Kodak Cameo is a small camera that is very easy to use. It gave me results that made me jump for joy. Even if I’ve only shot two rolls, it’s clear that it is a good camera that’s going to make me very happy.

I went with a friend to a second hand shop in which I found this cute camera for only €0.50! I felt like a little girl who goes to the dog pound and instantly wants to save a puppy. I could’t help buying my “little puppy camera!”

On my way home, I went to a photography shop and I bought the only film they had: A Fuji C200. I am a newbie lomographer, and since previously I had only tried 400 ISO films, I was a little scared about how the results would be. Moreover, the ridiculous price didn’t make me feel very confident about the camera.

I immediately got to like this super resistant and cute camera, because you can use it with almost any kind of film: you can set it to 100/200 ISO films or to 400 ISO films. Since I know very little about photography, this made me more confident, and that’s why I think it’s a good camera for newbies like me.

The results with the first Fuji C200 film were great, I think they get along perfectly! The color, and the green and blue shades are great, and it has a fine grain.

My second film was a Fujicolor Superia X-TRA 400, and even if the colors are also great, it’s too grainy for my taste, and I think that only few of the photos are worth sharing.

My favorite shot, by far, is this one:

written by narando001 on 2012-01-24 #gear #review #small #cheap #lomography #kodak #compact #film-camera #user-review #sharpness #kodak-cameo

Kickstarter

Bringing an iconic aesthetic to square format instant photography, the Diana Instant Square fills frames with strong, saturated colors and rich, moody vignetting. Built to let your inspiration run wild, our latest innovation features a Multiple Exposure Mode, a Bulb Mode for long exposures, a hot shoe adapter and so much more! It’s even compatible with all of the lenses created for the Diana F+ so that you can shake up your perspective anytime, anywhere. No two shots will ever be the same. Back us on Kickstarter now!

2 Comments

  1. neanderthalis
    neanderthalis ·

    Nice pictures from this little camera :)

  2. sapphire-st
    sapphire-st ·

    I have one too! Handed down to me :)

More Interesting Articles