Konica AiBORG (1991)

What is it? This is the Konica AiBORG super-zoom point and shoot camera.  It was introduced in September 1991 as the world’s first moving frame auto focus camera. Loaded with many buttons, a large LCD screen, and a joystick, it was a very ambitious camera boasting a wide array of features …

Wards am551 (Konica Auto S2) (1965)

What is it? This is a Wards am551 rangefinder camera sold by the Montgomery Wards chain of department stores.  This camera is actually just a rebadged Konica Auto S2 which was a very nice Japanese rangefinder of the mid 60s.  Back in those days, it was common for major American …