Introducing the ‘bikkuri case’

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The Bikkuri film case Yes, that is right, we have a new film case for you. In light of popular request I have decided to release the Bikkuri film case. Bikkuri means surprise in Japanese, and each one of these cases is a surprise, you don’t quite know what you are going to get. These […]

Broken camera? Get it repaired in Japan.

Posted on by Bellamy

Announcing the Japancamerahunter repair system Is your camera dead? Feel like there is no hope? Now now, don’t fret, it is not the end of the world, contrary to popular belief, these things can be fixed. Or perhaps you didn’t drop yours (like I did), perhaps your camera stopped working of its own free will. […]

Contax compact cameras are awesome

Posted on by Bellamy

Contax make some fine cameras, and here are a few of them. How did a boring Japanese company make things as pretty as this?  Seriously, did someone have a moment of madness and actually get freedom of design or something? Basically, during the nineties, most compact cameras could be classed as ‘functional’ which basically meant that […]

The camera Nikon shouldn’t have made

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The slightly quirky and rather pretty Nikon 28Ti. I honestly think that Nikon had no business in making this camera… But it did. At the time of the inception of this camera there was a bit of an arms race going on in the last days of the compact film camera market. Contax was making the […]

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