What is the most beautiful camera ever made?

Started Jul 10, 2013 | Discussions thread
Rexgig0
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Re: What is the most beautiful camera ever made?
In reply to smallLebowski, Jul 12, 2013

In the modern era, some of the Nikon SLRs with bodies designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro are quite pleasing to my eyes. The F4 comes to mind, and of the cameras I own, I would think that the F6 has a decent degree of beauty, especially if paired with a nice lens. Some lenses are ugly!

I also like the look of Leica rangefinder cameras, and some rangefinder-inspired cameras. Olympus film SLR cameras tend to be quite easy on the eyes. (I do not own any of either.)

While I cannot name any specific models from memory, some of the large-format film cameras, with nice wood exteriors, are quite beautiful.

I have yet to buy a camera based solely upon its beauty, though someday I might do so.

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