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Old School Rules, in love with our little Ricoh

Ever since we set up shop with our leather custom camera straps, the little Ricoh 500G has featured prettily heavily in our images, to the point where it’s kind become our little mascot. Being a bit old school, it sits perfectly with the camera straps we’re making, and reminds us of what we’re trying to do, create beautiful leather camera straps, for cameras of all ages. The Ricoh 500G was a compact rangefinder film camera first introduced to the market back in 1972, and although it has never quite achieved cult status like some rangefinders, such as the Yashica’s and Canonet's of this world, it does remain a popular camera of its age today. Maybe it’s down to the fact...

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