Magazine Issues

Members have free access to all copies of Club Rollei User magazines back to April 2006.
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Club Rollei User – Issue 33

by John Wild
Sissinghurst by Peter Moyse - Rolleiflex 2.8F

The recent biannual club meeting in Kent prompted thoughts as to the best camera to take on such outings. John’s choice was the TLR with this issue showcasing some of his and others work. He also recovers some film from a jammed Nikonos for use in his Baby 35T.

Club Rollei User – Issue 32

by John Wild
Just Fishing by Anthony Sandles

John is frustrated by the Murphy’s law of camera market fairs… When you want it, you can’t find it! The floods come to Bosham, is he prepared to risk his Rollei to get some photos?

Club Rollei User – Issue 31

by John Wild
"A Walk in Winter" by Peter Moyse

The Rolleivision 66 AV audiovisual system proves to be a challenging project as John continues to gather manuals and translations to make it work. Maybe a lecture by Dr Brian May will help?

Club Rollei User – Issue 30

by John Wild
Mica Drying Lagoon, Carluddon. 1990's by Harry Kitchen.

John travels to Photographica in Germany to find a Rolleivision 66 audio visual kit… getting it home is only half the challenge. He also experiments with some 20+ year old Agfapan film to varying degrees of success.

Club Rollei User – Issue 29

by John Wild
1953 Press Photo:  Lotte Hass on expedition to explore the Caribbean

John has had some holidays over the last couple of months and laments the time that the internet has stolen from him.

Club Rollei User – Issue 28

by John Wild
Winter Woods by Danny McClure 
Camera: Rolleiflex Automat

When you are in the right place at the right time, having the right (any) camera at the ready is also very important… what is that camera? John also considers the longevity of cameras and cars as we march forward into 2013

Club Rollei User – Issue 27

by John Wild
"Today's Catch" by Ian Parker - Winner of the Club Postal Competition 2012
Rollei Powerflex 470 at telephoto equivalent of 196 mm on 35mm camera

The weather provides a great opportunity to take the underwater camera out in Bosham… but a simple slip and you can lose all those hard earned photos.

Club Rollei User – Issue 26

by John Wild
Rolleimarin No. 504
now restored - photo by Franz Rothbrust
with a superimposed photo of the group on the beach at Tossa de Mar by Sid Machen
Oriol Riba, Andrés Clarós, Lothar Seveke, Wolfgang Blank (seated), Christian Jeanrond, Jean Grepinet and Franz Rothbrust

In this issue, it may appear that we have ceased to be a Rollei camera magazine and instead have become a sub-aquatic magazine. Scuba diving and underwater photography are now common place, but not many years ago, the concept of underwater diving and underwater photography was limited to a handful of people. It had become […]

Club Rollei User – Issue 25

by John Wild
Club Rollei Issue 25 - Cover

2012 is turning out to be a very busy year with holidays, Photographica and the Olympics. John still found time to print some 35mm negatives from his collection on monochrome canvas prints…. and was very pleased with the result.

Club Rollei User – Issue 24

by John Wild
Cover for the January 2012 Club Rollei User

Recently Kodak filed for bankruptcy protection. John takes a look in how it’s forward looking view on photography was not forward looking enough.

Club Rollei User – Issue 23

by John Wild
Club Rollei User Issue 23

Summer has finished and for once, John has managed to get out and use his Rollei on numerous occasions. He ponders the experience and the future for these cameras and others.

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