Olympus XA

The Olympus XA is pretty much the most sought after camera for photographers looking for a semi-manual pocketable film camera.  Why is it so special? There are dozens of reviews on the internet that go into great detail on the specs of the XA, so I won’t do that here. Essentially, the XA manages to … Read more

Olympus Pen EES-2

In the 1960s, color film had just begun to hit the consumer market, becoming accessible to a large audience of amateur photographers who were eager to capture memories in color. Apparently color film was really expensive at the time, so camera companies created a new class of “half-frame” cameras, which would allow the user to … Read more