An Urban Adventure League August update.

Camera: Minolta Hi-Matic 7s. Film: Ilford HP5 400. Hello, friends. We find ourselves in interesting times. When COVID became a "thing" here in the United States in mid-March, I was hoping we'd be over the hump in a few weeks, a month tops. Of course, that hasn't happened, and we are nowhere near being done... Continue Reading →

Minolta Hi-Matic 7s: An appreciation after six months of use.

I bought my Minolta Hi-Matic 7s rangefinder camera in January, when I decided to get back into film photography. It's a big yet stylish piece of mid-century industrial design, everything about it shouts "Camera!" I've used it a lot over the past six months, getting familiar with its functions, its quirks. Six months later, I... Continue Reading →

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