The scorching summer season calls for yet another memorable vacation by the beach or anywhere else you can relax. So did the vacationers and photographers of the yester-decades, so camera makers were always ready with their summer-themed ads to entice people into choosing their goods for taking those sunny vacation photos. Let’s go down memory lane once more and take a look at these vintage camera ads after the jump!
If there’s one thing many camera makers and imaging companies did before that they probably hardly do these days is to tailor their advertisements according to themes and seasons. A few months ago, one of the previous Vintage Camera Ads installments revisited some beautiful Spring-themed camera ads from as far back as the 1910s and 1920s. Today, it’s all about getting the best photos with the right camera/s during the warm and sunny season. See if you can get enticed with the selection of Summer-themed vintage camera ads below:
What do you think of these summery camera advertisements from many decades ago? Share your thoughts with us with a comment below!
Instant film photographer Elisabeth Gatterburg shies away from the typical splashes of the Warholian palette in instant photography and opts for a more classic, refined aesthetic found in vintage magazines and catalog using the Lomo'Instant Wide and the Fujifilm Monochrome Instax Wide Film.
In the 1970's, photographer Mike Mandel once stood on a Hollywood sidewalk, with his camera focusing on passerby cars and the people inside them. The results lead to an interesting series of street photography reflecting the attitudes of people while on-the-go.
Many among us live double lives -- a member of the labor force by day, a passionate go-getter by night. it's difficult to break into the art world when you need money -- so most of us keep our creative lives as hobbies. For the photographer, he can do a little bit of both simultaneously.
This lightweight and compact Art Lens System is three prime lenses in one. Shoot with a fixed focal length of 35mm, 50mm or 80mm and experiment with a wide range of f/stops and special aperture plates to achieve countless creative styles. Available in Canon EF, Nikon F or Pentax K mount! Now available for regular purchase!
Believe it or not, today is Hat Day! So maybe you can start your Monday a little bit fashionable or eccentric by donning an elegant wide brim, or an animal party hat at that! For this week's Monday Moodboard we bring the old custom of tipping one's hat as a greeting.