FFV - Budapest, Hungary - 1963 - 1966
I don't have a lot of Hungarian cameras and I'll bet you
don't either. The Pajta's, which means "Companion," in Hungarian has an
interesting lineage. You can check it out if you have a McKeown's.
McKeown claims it's a fairly common. Maybe, but I ain't never
seen many of them. Mine came from Portugal. Yup, that's
It's a dense little bakelite camera with three lens openings and a B
Bare trees may be
my favorite photo subject. They are stark and have an emotional impact
that's hard to find in other subjects.
I wanted to do an entire series at this location. The fog was beautiful
and the light was perfect. Unfortunately the shutter jammed after this
shot. I had to get the little screwdrivers out.