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52 Cameras: # 179 — Time Magazine Promotional Camera




I wanted to shoot with this camera before I start modifying it and maybe destroy it completely. Plus, I got an unused roll of film in a camera bag that came with a camera. – some Kodak HD 400. No idea of its age or how it was stored so it’s ideal for a low-expectations camera.

Links mentioned in the video:
https://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-Your-Time-Magazine-Promotional-Camera/
https://collectiblend.com/Cameras/New-Taiwan/
1984 Time Magazine camera promo commercial

Most of the Time cameras have the fake motor drive bump out – mine doesn’t. This guy has the exact same camera, right down to the SN on the lens.

Some color tweaks and haze removal but that’s more the film than the camera.


Rug drying in Santa Fe

Rug drying in Santa Fe


Jem - a cat with a purpose

Jem – a cat with a purpose


Trinity's just trying to stay cool

Trinity’s just trying to stay cool

52 Cameras: Camera 91 part 2 — KINUSA 50mm f/6

Agfa APX 400 B&W. Expired 01/2010. Developed in Kodak HC-110 with Ilford Rapid Fixer. Scanned at 2400DPI.

Table on the sun porch.

Table on the sun porch.

Gnarly tree.

Gnarly tree.

With some level tweaks, it could have come from a camera from the 1920s.

With some level tweaks, it could have come from a camera from the 1920s.

Still life with brick.

Still life with brick.

No idea what this is or even if it's right-side-up.

No idea what this is or even if it’s right-side-up.

Level tweaks.  Still don't know.

Level tweaks. Still don’t know.