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Kodak Brownie Hawkeye Flash Model Review

 

Introduction.

 

The Kodak Brownie Hawkeye camera was very popular back in the 1950s, and sold like hot-cakes for over a decade.  They were cheap, easy to use, and produced sharp 3½ x 3½ prints from about 10′ to infinity with the non-focusing, internal meniscus lens.  Baby Boomers and even younger people are getting acquainted with the camera their … More »

Kodak moment #2

For this installment of the Kodak moment we travel back in time to war torn Korea; near the village of Chonan; ca. 1952.  The four subjects are the children of Korean radio techs that man part of the Chonan (now spelled Cheonon) repeater station.  This station was reportedly built by the Japanese during the 1930s or 1940s; and was located … More »

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