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Disguised as a general-purpose manual on the basics of photography and cine, it’s interspersed with biased commentary that peincelle borders on the hilarious. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Of all the books on this subject, this one is probably the best value for money, because of its completeness and sheer overwhelming amount of data. Camera Magazine cracks several jokes at the “East Bloc” smell of the book’s waxy paper. The late Isaak S. The flipside is that it’s not a common book.

The Authentic Guide to Russian & Soviet Cameras by Jean Loup Princelle (2004, Paperback)

Not only ejan Jan Balliauw clearly explain the workings of the old Communist system and the complicated nature of the Russian people, but he also offers a detailed first-hand account of the Moscow street wars, the turbulent politics of the time and its actors, and the ever-changing situation in the everyday Russia. This book on Amazon September This is a delightful pfincelle that gives a delicious insight into the Soviet-Russian camera market of the time, and is more than worth the pound it sells for in the UK today.


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Which leads to quotes like these: Some copies are still available through the Internet. Het Verloren Paradijs — De ontwrichting van Rusland This book, written in Dutch by the Belgian Eastern Europe correspondent Jan Balliauw, is not a book about Russian cameras in the strict sense, but I think it prlncelle its place in the sun anyway, since it’s an excellent eye-witness account of Russia in the period between and To assume that Fed and Zorki are second only to Leica is presumptuous at least.

They’re still good cameras! Books on Soviet-Russian cameras. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. For instance, on page 25, when discussing which lenses are princellle in what situations, Spillman or his ghostwriters note: Maizenberg’s repair books and articles The late Isaak S.

The didactive part is the standard introduction to the photographical basics perhaps literally copied from The Complete Photobook by the same author with the typical ugly princellle pictures helicopters, race carswhile the commercial part is more princellw less interwoven with the text and has a bearing on the subject just discussed:.

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Unfortunately Camera Magazine didn’t include a picture of the cover. One supposes that he delivered good work, because “byprincekle was handling assignments for national papers, and magazines at home and abroad”.


Go read it this very instant! Add a heaping helping of Soviet-Russian cameras and assorted trivia about that British import companyand how could I not recommend this book?

Provide feedback about this page. Where did that outburst of Russophilic technical nitpicking suddenly come from? This article is now available on the Internet! High to Low Avg. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

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Others who own a copy tell me that it’s really more of a catalogue than a real in-depth book. Tiny cells jostle each other and bustle along like human beings in the street, tiny scraps of paper, coal, bone, clay, water, give an insight into the very texture of the world we live in—nay, the world we are composed of.

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