Taron Chic (1961)

This is a Taron Chic, a vertical half frame 35mm scale focus camera made by Taron Company Limited of Tokyo Japan starting in 1961.  The Chic shoots 18mm x 24mm “half-frame” exposures on regular 35mm film.  Unlike most half frame 35mm cameras, the film transports vertically, rather than horizontally which …

The Return of the Living Cameras of the Dead Part III: Extra Gore Edition

Ernie Kaltenbrunner: Why do you eat people? 1/2 Woman Corpse: Not people. Brains. Ernie Kaltenbrunner: Brains only? 1/2 Woman Corpse: Yes. Ernie Kaltenbrunner: Why? 1/2 Woman Corpse: The PAIN! Ernie Kaltenbrunner: What about the pain? 1/2 Woman Corpse: The pain of being DEAD! Ernie Kaltenbrunner: It hurts… to be dead. …