Yashica Kickstart Three Cameras and Two New Films

Yashica Unveils Three Cameras and Two New Negative Rolls

by Shaan

Do you remember the days of old cameras and negative rolls? Here is to refresh your memories, Yashica, A Japanese Camera company started in 1949 for its 70th birthday unveils the project YASHICA Absolute. A project for a remake of classic film and cameras. This project is planning to bring three cameras from the past MF-1, MF-2 and 44-TLR with a pair of new negative films 400 and Golden 80s (limited Edition). A remake of the past. The project is phased in 3 phases Premiere, novella and Prestige.

Yashica absolute

Premier is that the launch of MF-1 with Yashica 400 hundred a replacement YASHICA 35mm camera negative film. This camera is the straight forward snapshot camera just like in the old days. The camera has 2 color choices of brown and orange.

Yashica Mf-1

Novella is that the launch of MF-2, 35mm optical device camera with fixed-focus f/4 lens and shutter speed of around 1/125 second.

Yashica Mf-2

Prestige will be the re-birth of Yashica 44TLR compatible with 35mm roll. This camera is from the time 1958.

Yashica 44 TLR

This project additionally aims to launch 2 new a pair of negative films as below;

Yashica 400
Yashica 80s

Here you can read the full story on Kickstarter page and here is the link to official Yashica site. I am sure some of us would really want to get our hands on the past technology. I am just wondering where would I get the negatives develope in the modern world of digital camera.

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