Not long to go until the end of 2021 now, so let’s start wrapping things up with a look at this year’s most popular film camera reviews. From Leica to Kiev, and Nikon to Mamiya (with a bunch in between), here’s this year’s top 12 reviews as chosen by you.
As with 2021, I’d love to hear from you about specific cameras you’d like reviewed here in 2022. Please drop me a line via the contact page. I’ll get back in touch with you after my little end of year break 🙏
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Interesting that 7 of the 10 posted above are on medium format. Makes sense in the context of the steep rise in prices of MF gear.