Camera Pricing

Okay, for those who have been camera shopping lately, don’t come complaining about how technology has driven the prices up. I mean, a simple box camera is up for sale in Austria and the price estimate is topping $685,000 dollars …

Okay, sure, it’s 170 years old, so maybe it’s value lies not in its ability to take photos, but come on – a Leica M9 must seem cheap by comparison, right? Of course, the Daguerreotype Giroux comes with a lens and the Leica doesn’t … hmmm ….