Canon FTb, my third camera
A sentimental page
I bought the camera 1974 and used it until the last minute when I was robbed of it 1983.
1974. Canon FTb, flash National PE-2850, Soligor extension tube + tele converter and lens Tokina 200 mm f/1:3,5.
2017. For sentimental reasons I bought a new Canon FTb camera, I still have the other things.
This manual is all I have left from my purchase of the original camera. Notice that it is showing a
f/1:1.4 S.S.C. lens with black front even though I got the older f/1:1.4 lens with "chrome nose".
Canon lens FD 50 mm, f/1:1.4.
Canon lens FD 50 mm, f/1:1.4 with rubber lens hood.
Tokina lens 200 mm, f/1:3,5 for Canon.
Soligor tele converter 2x and Soligor extension tubes (36mm, 18mm, 11mm) for Canon.
Summer 1974, testing my Soligor tele converter 2x with 50mm and 135mm lenses. (The colours on the photo prints have faded.)
Tamron Auto 135mm f/2.8 (first version) with Tamron Adapt-A-Matic lens mount.
Tamron Auto 135mm f/2.8 (first version) with Tamron Adapt-A-Matic lens mount. The lens mount is interchangeable, CA-F is for Canon.
Tamron Adapt-A-Matic interchangeable lens mount, CA-F is for Canon.
Flash National PE-2850.
Superimposed photo made 1980.
Selfportrait, August 1975.
Centre Pompidou, Paris 1981.
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