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PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2008 7:04 pm    Post subject: Our rangefinder collections... Reply with quote

It's time for some gear porn. I'd like to see your rangefinder cams. Wink
Allow me to start...


Top row (f.l.): Ricoh 500RF; Olympus 35RC; Rollei XF35; Yashica Electro 35GS
Bottom row (f.l.): Jupiter-12 2.8/35 P; Industar-61 L/D 2.8/53; FED-3b w/ Jupiter-8 2.0/50; Minolta Hi-Matic E; Minolta Hi-Matic F.

...and I have forgotten to put my AGFA Super Silette (Solagon 2.0/50) and my AGFA Super Silette Automatic (Color-Solinar 2.8/50) there. Embarassed



In the background, very suitable, my MFLenses T-Shirt. Wink


PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2008 8:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeeeesss ! At last an opportunity to show off Smile




On the left :
Zorki 4 with J8
Yashica Lynx 14E, Electro 35 FC
Electro 35 Professional, Electro 35 GX
Electro 35 GL, Electro 35 GS
Lynx 5000E, Lynx 5000
Petri 7s, Minolta Himatic 9

On the right :
Yashica Electro 35 GSN
Canonet QL25, Canonet QL28
Yashica MF2, FED 3 with Industar 61
Fujica Compact 35, Yashica Minister D
Zeiss Ikon Nettar, Olympus Trip 35
Lubitel 2, Richard Six


PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2008 8:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow! Shocked


PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2008 9:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Here is mine. There is one mistake, Bessa-L is not a rangefinder camera.


PostPosted: Wed Sep 17, 2008 12:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

This thread is good, now I can show my wife I'm not crazy! Wink Keep them coming!


PostPosted: Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Koji, are all Contax Gs what I see in bottom left corner? Shocked


PostPosted: Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

No, Orio.

The centre one is FUJI TX-1 (panorama camera) with 45/4 lens.
shot like this (no centre graduated filter)...



PostPosted: Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Prometheus wrote:
This thread is good, now I can show my wife I'm not crazy! Wink

At least that you are not the only crazy on this forum Wink


PostPosted: Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Jieffe wrote:
Prometheus wrote:
This thread is good, now I can show my wife I'm not crazy! Wink

At least that you are not the only crazy on this forum Wink


It would be easier to count the sound minded ones I guess Razz


PostPosted: Wed Sep 17, 2008 3:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Here is my collection - it is still growing.

Original Canonet (w/ hood), Canonet 28, Canonet QL17


Ricoh 500, Ricolet


Minolta Hi-Matic 11, Minolta Hi-Matic E


Electro 35 GSN, Electro 35 GS, Yashica J


Yashica MG-1, Petri 7


Contax G2


Fed-5


Kiev-4


PostPosted: Wed Sep 17, 2008 6:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow! So many fantastic and beautiful cameras here! Thanks, guys!


PostPosted: Wed Sep 17, 2008 7:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A couple from my meagre menagerie:

Fed-3


A couple of GSNs:


Retina IIa:




Sadly, the two Vitomatics I bought didn't work, and I gave up!


PostPosted: Fri Jan 16, 2009 7:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

here mine small rangefinder, an Xa.



PostPosted: Fri Jan 16, 2009 8:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looks as though I'll have to take some photos of mine when I can get the chance...I have a Konica Auto S2, Yashica Electro 35 G, Canonet QL17, Canon Canonet, Minolta Hi-Matic 9 , & a Minolta Hi-Matic 7s.


PostPosted: Sat Jan 17, 2009 9:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://www.flickr.com/photos/26262745@N08/sets/72157610757987197/


PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 6:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Good to know that i'm not the only one to have difficulties letting a good rangefinder unbought Very Happy

My collection consists of only:
Yashica : Electro35 G, GS, GSN, MV-1, GX
Olympus : 35SP
Fujica :V1


PostPosted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 11:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A bunch of Fed's : 1,2,3,4,5 and variants ... Zorki 1 , 4 (2 copies), 4k,
Leica IIIb , M3 , Revue 400SE (2 copies - one to sell) , olympus XA, Zeiss Contessa LKE , Agfa Karat , Yashica Electro gsn, Taron VR, Super-Ikonta 531, Chinon 35ee, Kiev 4 (2 copies) . Most frequently used : Olympus XA ... and M3 (needs a CLA at this time) No rf's , but very appreciated : Rollei 35Tessar , 35SE (THE lens !) , Minox 35gt (3 copies, 2 out of order ...) .


PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2009 3:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



All i need! [/img]


PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2009 4:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dream camera for most of us! Congrats!


PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2009 7:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

merelyok wrote:


All i need!


No wonder! What a dream!


PostPosted: Wed May 06, 2009 5:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My rangefinder collection #1

Nikon SP with W-Nikkor 1:4 f=2.5cm...



PostPosted: Wed May 06, 2009 5:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Great looking Nikon one !!!

Is that a ZM lens the one I see on the Leica M6?


PostPosted: Wed May 06, 2009 5:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Orio wrote:
Great looking Nikon one !!!

Is that a ZM lens the one I see on the Leica M6?


+1
that Nikon is a beauty!

@ Orio
I think it is a CV Nokton.
ZM has a blue index dot.


PostPosted: Wed May 06, 2009 5:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My rangefinder collection #2

Voigtlander Prominent II with Ultron 1:2/50 lens...



PostPosted: Wed May 06, 2009 6:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow! The SP and the Prominent are fantastic!!