5 Frames with a forgotten Olympus Trip 35 on ILFORD XP2 Super (35mm Format / EI 200) – by Brian Etherington

5 Frames with a forgotten Olympus Trip 35 on ILFORD XP2 Super (35mm Format / EI 200) – by Brian Etherington

The Olympus Trip was an impulse buy at a car boot sale about twenty years ago. I knew that the auto function didn’t work but I thought I could operate it manually using the aperture settings marked on the ring around the lens.Sadly, I soon discovered that I couldn’t figure out the flash shutter speed (I have since found out it is 1/40 second) which would allow me to make reasonable exposure calculations. So, my bargain buy was relegated to a cupboard alongside a handful of other less than useful impulse buys and was forgotten about until recently, when I found myself locked down with the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Olympus Trip was an impulse buy at a car boot sale about twenty years ago. I knew that the auto function didn’t work but I thought I could operate it manually using the aperture settings marked on the ring around the lens.Sadly, I soon discovered that I couldn’t figure out the flash shutter speed (I have since found out it is 1/40 second) which would allow me to make reasonable exposure calculations. So, my bargain buy was relegated to a cupboard alongside a handful of other less than useful impulse buys and was forgotten about until recently, when I found myself locked down with the COVID-19 pandemic.
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