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Testing the Zeiss Ikon Ikonta A 521

The Ikonta A 521 is one of a series of compact and well-designed cameras the German Zeiss Ikon company produced from 1929 until the late 1950s, with a brief break during World War II, as the company was destroyed during … Continue reading

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Zeiss Ikon Ikonta 35 (522/24) Focusing Woes

The Zeiss Ikon Ikonta 35 (522/24) is a cleverly-designed little camera from the late 1940s and early 1950s that fits in your pocket and is easy and fun to use.  In fact, after World War II, this German-manufactured camera became … Continue reading

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Vintage Cameras: Zeiss Ikon Ikonta 35

I was reminded today that I have a long way to go in building my vintage camera collection – the world record holder, who lives nearby in Mumbai, has a collection of 4,425.  At least, he did when this article … Continue reading

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