Taken with a digital camera from the last millenium

Challenge #8 in the Technology Enabling Art series. Hosted by ProfHankD.
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This challenge is for photos taken with DIGITAL CAMERAS BUILT BEFORE JANUARY 2000. Why? When cars were new, various power sources were tried, and petroleum-based fuels won out... it has taken nearly a century to get back to using electricity. Similarly, the design space for digital cameras was explored more freely in the 1990s, and there may be some things we can learn from those cameras. For example, Casio and Nikon had pivoting lens mounts, Minolta had a lens+sensor module that could be separated from the camera body via an extension cable, and Kodak tried to support in-camera scripting using Digita....
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Converted to BW and tone adjusted in 2010. The Olympus was annoying as it did not focus well and battery life was way too short...took away most of the fun.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 7th July, 2010 07:15 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 31st December, 1999
Focal length: 28 mm
Shutter speed: 1/100 sec
Aperture: F3.9
ISO: 400
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