Ansco Memo

The Ansco Memo is a 35mm half-frame camera introduced in 1927. It uses Ansco’s proprietary film cassettes (the nowadays well-known 135 cartridge was still seven years away). Continue reading “Ansco Memo”


Welta Penti

I fell in love with this camera the very first time I saw it. The simplicity and beauty of the design, the cover in gold combined with one out of four colors (pearl, blue, turquoise and red), and the extravagant film transport mechanism made it a must-have for my collection. Continue reading “Welta Penti”