Tag: Lafayette Indiana
Operation Thin the Herd: Minolta AF-Sv (Talker)
Some photos with the Minolta AF-Sv, the camera that scolds you when there isn’t enough light.
Homes of the Perrin Historic District in Lafayette, Indiana
Some stunning older homes in the Perrin Historic District in Lafayette, Indiana. All photographed on film.
single frame: Row houses in Lafayette
Row houses in Lafayette Pentax ME, 35mm f/2.8 SMC Pentax-A Fujicolor 200 (at EI 100) 2018 When my son chose Purdue as his university, it brought me into Lafayette, Indiana, for the first time. Sure, Purdue is across the Wabash River in West Lafayette. But coming from the Indianapolis area as I do, and given…
Standard Oil Red Crown station in Lafayette, Indiana
A circa 1927 gas station still stands, unused, in Lafayette, Indiana.
single frame: Lafayette Theater
Photo: Stallard & Schuh, Lafayette, IN.
Minolta AF-Sv (Talker)
Check distance! Too dark, use flash! Load film! This camera barks orders and warnings at you when you’re about to screw up. It’s the Minolta AF-Sv, also sold as the Minolta Talker. Produced in about 1983-85, it was the first camera to include a voice chip. It called you out when there was no film…