Compact camera mega test finale- 12+ high, mid and low-end 35mm point and shoot cameras head-to-head

Compact camera mega test finale: 12+ high, mid and low-end 35mm point and shoot cameras head-to-head

One day, some time ago, I hatched a plan to do the biggest comparative test of compact film cameras that had (possibly) ever been done …

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Compact camera mega test: The Konica Big Mini's transparent ambitions

Compact camera mega test: The Konica Big Mini’s transparent ambitions

Imagine the scene: one night in Tokyo, some Konica employees are drinking in a hostess bar. One of them looks through the bottom of his glass and has a brainwave. ‘Hey!’, he exclaims, ‘Let’s make a camera with a clear lens cover!’

Compact camera mega test: The Fujifilm DL Super Mini (aka Fujifilm Tiara), the upmarket MJU

Compact camera mega test: The Fujifilm DL Super Mini (aka Fujifilm Tiara), the upmarket MJU?

Fujifilm made some nice mid-range compacts, but inexplicably, they are priced like premium compacts. I couldn’t bring myself to pay the prices being demanded for a Natura Classica or a Klasse.