Camerapedia: Canon Canonet 28

This little beauty here is the a really good camera. I trusted so much that I got this camera one day before my one week trip to Italy and I took solely this camera with me. Its results are impressive, camera is reliable, any easy to use.

Canonet 28 35mm rangefinder camera is a cheaper consumer version of the famous Canonet QL17. The lens is a fixed 40mm f/2.8 Canon lens. It has shutter speeds from 1/30 to 1/600 but I use the fully programmed auto exposure. This one don’t shoot if the light is not enough or the lens is closed. It was made in Taiwan. Even though I watched and loved the film ‘I Am Number Four’, I didn’t realize this camera is featured because I wasn’t into cameras back then.  This instantly made the camera a lot more desirable. It is described as having ‘cool light leaks’ that affects the photo in an interesting way.

 

Bu slayt gösterisi için JavaScript gerekir.

By the late ’70s, camera construction had begun a rapid change from metals to plastics. So, this is one of the latest heavyweight compact cameras. Canonet was marketed from 1971 to 1976.

Well, I lived in Istanbul when I got this camera and we don’t have thrift shops and stuff. I read on lomography that some people found their camera for 5 dollars or something. But also many cameras that cheap have something not functioning like auto exposure. I got mine for 300 turkish lira, which makes 85 dollars.

 

Bu slayt gösterisi için JavaScript gerekir.

 

all photos by me

Aleyna

Reklamlar

Bir Cevap Yazın

Aşağıya bilgilerinizi girin veya oturum açmak için bir simgeye tıklayın:

WordPress.com Logosu

WordPress.com hesabınızı kullanarak yorum yapıyorsunuz. Çıkış  Yap /  Değiştir )

Google+ fotoğrafı

Google+ hesabınızı kullanarak yorum yapıyorsunuz. Çıkış  Yap /  Değiştir )

Twitter resmi

Twitter hesabınızı kullanarak yorum yapıyorsunuz. Çıkış  Yap /  Değiştir )

Facebook fotoğrafı

Facebook hesabınızı kullanarak yorum yapıyorsunuz. Çıkış  Yap /  Değiştir )

Connecting to %s