Cameras you wish you still had

Daniel J. Matyola danmatyola at
Wed Dec 5 14:40:03 EST 2007

I can never bear to sell or throw away any of my cameras.  I still
have the Asahi Spotmatic that I purchased in Japan in 1966, as well my
father-in-law's Speed Graphic, both of which still work.

I always wanted a view camera, but could never justify the expense.

Dan M

On Dec 5, 2007 2:07 PM, graywolf <gray_wolf at> wrote:
> Thought it was time to reminisce again.
> A: What cameras have you owned that you wish you had never gotten rid of?
> B: And, just for fun, what cameras have you lusted for but never had?
> Here's my list,
> A:
> Linhof Super Technica 45 (The do anything camera)
> Rolleiflex 2.8E2 (Best portrait camera I ever owned)
> Mamiya Universal Press (Owned two over the years, they were money makers)
> Pentax MX (cheating here because I got a couple of replacements)
> B:
> Leica M2
> Arriflex R16B2 (Never had a need for one, but always wanted one anyway)
> Full Frame DSLR
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