Fab Four


Link Posted 09/03/2015 - 07:22
Four fab pentaxes, then again they might have just shared one

“We must avoid however, snapping away, shooting quickly and without thought, overloading ourselves with unnecessary images that clutter our memory and diminish the clarity of the whole.” - Henri Cartier-Bresson -

Peter Elgar

Link Posted 09/03/2015 - 16:48
The story is that Rank Photographic GAVE each Beatle a black SV as a marketing excercise.
been a member of Pentax Club since the Ron Spillman era! Got COMPUTERISED at last - DIGITISED? Taken the PLUNGE - BUT FILM STILL RULES !!!


Link Posted 10/03/2015 - 19:17
How is George reviewing his image on the back screen


Link Posted 10/03/2015 - 20:41
spinno wrote:
How is George reviewing his image on the back screen

Old school analogue chimping: link although I'm not sure if the SV supported it.

Seriously, Kodak made an analogue chimping camera, the APS film Advantix Preview: link which had a digital display of the last shot so you could decide whether you needed to retake it.
PPG Flickr


Link Posted 13/03/2015 - 16:17
I guess no one here has seen A Hard Day's Night...

Bring back the latent image!


Link Posted 14/03/2015 - 21:30
I saw it.


Link Posted 14/03/2015 - 22:06
spinno wrote:
I saw it.

youtube: Ringo gets lost



Link Posted 08/06/2015 - 05:06
I'm surprised at just how many pix show "the boys" with Pentax cams . . .

"the Google"


If you saw a fellow drowning, and you could either save him
or photograph the event . . . . . . . What lens would you use ?
Last Edited by fwcetus on 08/06/2015 - 05:06


Link Posted 10/06/2015 - 19:36
They were avid Pentax users...also because Pentax was the best in those years.
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