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27 Jul 2017 9:08AM
very nostalgic
Smena 8 (without the M index) was my first-ever camera in 1963
sadly no pictures i took with it have survived
Spkr51 5 United States
27 Jul 2017 10:33AM
dudler Plus
18 1.7k 1877 England
27 Jul 2017 11:17AM

I think this developed into the Cosmic Symbol that was available in the UK until at least the late Eighties - my children had them, and they're still somewhere around the house. The lens is remarkably good, the plastic body a bit fragile. And the hsutter noise has a touch of the comic about it.
27 Jul 2017 1:47PM
Many thanks for comments and memories!
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 784 England
27 Jul 2017 8:59PM
Seen better days...
27 Jul 2017 9:02PM
Thanks a lot, dark_lord!
27 Jul 2017 10:43PM
Film will come roaring back..just like vinyl records have done..a nice memento
cheers walt
28 Jul 2017 9:26AM
Many thanks Walt!

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