Thanks to eBay I have my first 35mm film camera on its way to me, and not coincidentally it shares the same m42 lens format that I have become obsessed with for my Canon 5DmkIII. If you are interested in analogue photography it is incredible what a small amount of $$ can get you – it feels a bit like buying a mint Nagra 4.2 for $200 or something…
What a beautiful object! A manual for the Fujica ST801 is here (I plan to invest in a medium format camera sooner or later, but feel I need to get confident shooting film before making that investment)
I also backed this Kickstarter project:
Help FILM Ferrania build the factory of the future and the first batch of film is your reward!
update: this is a nice philosophical rant: why shoot film