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Snapshots

  1. A beautiful 90mm f/8

    Snapshot Title: A beautiful 90mm f/8
    Taken by: Tom Nelson

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    Super-Angulon in a Linhof board. A really wonderful optic.



  2. Twin twins

    Snapshot Title: Twin twins
    Taken by: Tom Nelson

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    a duo of Yashica-Mat twin-lens reflexes



  3. Suicidal Zorki

    Snapshot Title: Suicidal Zorki
    Taken by: Tom Nelson

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    Can we talk it down off that ledge?



  4. Safelight

    Snapshot Title: Safelight
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    In case you hadn't already figured, this used to be my darkoom.



  5. Digisnap

    Snapshot Title: Digisnap
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    Timelapse controller for Nikon Coolpix.



  6. Leitz Leicina

    Snapshot Title: Leitz Leicina
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    Super 8 movie camera



  7. Slide viewer

    Snapshot Title: Slide viewer
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    Presumably made for "magic lantern" slides, but works fine with 35mm.



  8. Ross wide angle lens

    Snapshot Title: Ross wide angle lens
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    3 1/2 inch (86mm). Gives surprisingly good results for such a tiny piece of glass. Fits the Ensign Sanderson above.



  9. Ensign "Sanderson" 1/4 plate

    Snapshot Title: Ensign "Sanderson" 1/4 plate
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    3¼×4¼ inch glass plates. This one's my favourite! I'm told it was used by a forensic photographer in Manchester, England, so no doubt could tell a few tales. Fits into the carrying case below, alon...



  10. MPP Technical camera

    Snapshot Title: MPP Technical camera
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    5x4" sheet film. British. Nice robust camera that folds away into a compact form and fits into the carrying case below, along with several film holders (eg Fidelity double dark slides), a spare lens o...



  11. Rapid Omega 100 roll film camera

    Snapshot Title: Rapid Omega 100 roll film camera
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    Takes 120 film. Rangefinder for accurate focusing. Interchangeable lenses - 2 more here somewhere. A very pleasant camera to use, but quite heavy.



  12. Half plate field camera

    Snapshot Title: Half plate field camera
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    Takes 4¾×6½ inch glass plates. So do the Kodak Specialist cameras below.



  13. Gandolfi field camera

    Snapshot Title: Gandolfi field camera
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    5x4" sheet film. Not as old as it looks. Should have a lens in that front panel. The ideal camera for landscapes - light weight, robust, easy to mend if you drop it ... and so classy!



  14. Sinar Norma

    Snapshot Title: Sinar Norma
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    5x4 monorail camera. Well used.



  15. Zorki 4

    Snapshot Title: Zorki 4
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    Russian copy of a Leica



  16. Zeiss Movikon 8

    Snapshot Title: Zeiss Movikon 8
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    8mm movie camera.



  17. Linhof copy camera

    Snapshot Title: Linhof copy camera
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    5x4 film back. Very heavy.



  18. Zeiss macro/microscope camera

    Snapshot Title: Zeiss macro/microscope camera
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    No viewfinder. No lens. Just a shutter. Takes 35mm film.



  19. Robot - 1/2 frame 35mm

    Snapshot Title: Robot - 1/2 frame 35mm
    Taken by: Willy Eckerslyke

    Image: Still life, with cameras
    Image Owner: Willy Eckerslyke



    Description:

    72exp from a roll of 35mm. Wind it up with the large knob on the top and it automatically advances the film between shots.