My friend in Bremen had the same. Don´t know if she still own it today. That little camera made fantastic sharp images.Olympus XA2
loaned to friend many years ago who managed to lose it somewhere in the Falkland Islands, well that her story and she was sticking to it.
Great choice, a few steps up from mine. Get yourself a 35mm Pentax lens. Affordable, tough, light and small. It'll make your SLR feel like a compact. Using an easy-to-use simple lens will allow you to focus on the photography not the hardware. 35mm is a versatile, natural view point. My biggest bugbear is the camera kit which is so bulky that I don't go out with it.The first camera I owned was bought by myself circa 1 year ago - a Pentax K-S2, in white. It's a lovely camera with IBS (irritable bowel syndrome? ) and a pentaprism viewfinder. 18-50mm waterproof stock lens to go with the waterproof camera makes a good coupling. I'm hankering for a prime lens now, however, before my holiday in Belgium in August!
A. There is a shop in Madrid that sells only Lomo cameras. As you say - like the Lubitels - the lenses are - interesting. It's apparently quite cool now - among the hipsters - to use these cameras. Fair enough. The more film photography going on is to the better. I.In the mid nineties lot of Russian and Polish people came by bus on the weekend to the two big flee markets on Saturday and Sunday in Bremen. A lot of Lubitels came with them. Bought two of this plastic, weight like nothing middle format cameras and made images for fun because they cost only around ten Deutsche Mark each. Not really sharp, plastic lenses with some mistakes but made interesting images. Maybe there is still one somewhere in the packing cases in my cellar.
Found this on ebay.
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