I really enjoyed converting the Minolta Rangefinder from a leather to wood veneer cover so I decided to buy another cheap rangefinder and give it another go. This week's custom camera is a Ricoh 500G produced in the early 1970's with a f2.8 Rikenon lens and even has an 8 second self-timer. You can find … Continue reading Ricoh 500G – Custom Veneer #2!
Remember that Minolta Hi-Matic F I posted the other week? Well, it doesn't really look like that anymore. If you've never heard of the company Ilott I highly suggest you check out that guy's work. He refurbishes old film cameras and gives them new life with a new wood veneer cover instead of the faux-leather … Continue reading Film Camera gets a Makeover