Tag: 1959

  • Lomopedia: Olympus Pen

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-07-24 #gear
    Lomopedia: Olympus Pen

    One of the most successful and best known cameras produced by Olympus, the original Pen was a half-frame camera launched in 1959. It was succeeded by other models and progressed into the Pen Series. Find out more about the camera that popularized the 35mm half-frame format in this installment of Lomopedia.

  • Vintage Glamour: Vintage Barbie Commercials

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-09-07
    Vintage Glamour: Vintage Barbie Commercials

    Ask a little girl about her fashion idols and she's sure to blurt out a familiar name: Barbie. Yes, you read that right! A doll memorable to every little girl has been a legendary style icon for many decades! Not convinced? Here are some vintage commercials of Barbie showing off her fabulous outfits!