Smena-18 is a 35mm film viewfinder camera made by LOMO, and produced in 1984. [1] [2] [3]

Very mysterious camera, briefly described in Soviet photo literature as a simplified version of famous Lomo Compact-A. Camera identical to LC-A, but without Auto mode (just manual control). (from SovietCams by Aidas Pikiotas [1])

The list of all Smena models is in the article Smena Series by GOMZ & MMZ & LOMO.

Sm 18


Some featuresEdit

  • Lens: Minitar-1 32mm f/2.8
  • Shutter: speeds 1/15-1/250 + B

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. There are usefull books about cameras of former USSR and have classifications also.
  2. Pages from the the book of former USSR cameras by Suglob, Shaternik, Kochergin
  3. Discussion about clasifications in the books of Princelle and Suglob, Shaternik, Kochergin in USSR Photo Forum


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