Can you guess the decade from these vintage camera ads?

Be absolutely "aper-sure" of each answer.

Image: Kodak, Fujifilm

Cameras have changed dramatically over the last sixty years. It used to be a luxury just to have sound and video recorded together. Nowadays, cameras can go almost anywhere and do almost anything – and capture it all in high definition!

Let’s take a stroll down memory lane and look at camera advertisements from years past. Can you properly place each ad in the right decade?

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  1. Bell & Howell/Canon Dial 35
    Image: Bell & Howell/Canon
  2. Kodak Ektasound
    Image: Kodak
  3. Minolta Weathermatic-A
    Image: Minolta
  4. Kodak Instamatic Movie Camera
    Image: Kodak
  5. Kodak Ektramax
    Image: Kodak
  6. Nikon Nikkor Telephoto Lens
    Image: Nikon
  7. Canon T90 SLR
    Image: Canon
  8. The Handle from Kodak
    Image: Kodak
  9. Fairchild Cinephonic 8mm Movie Camera
    Image: Fairchild
  10. Sony Handycam
    Image: Sony
  11. Kodak Colorburst 250
    Image: Kodak
  12. Kodak Electric 8 Zoom Camera
    Image: Kodak
  13. Fuji Quicksnap
    Image: Fujifilm
  14. Polaroid SX-70
    Image: Polaroid
  15. Canon Accu-Vision
    Image: Canon
  16. Wollensak Power Zoom 8
    Image: Wollensak
  17. RCA SelectaVision CCO30 Camera
    Image: RCA

Can you guess the decade from these vintage camera ads?

Your Result...

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biscuits18521 3 months ago
8/17 - and I'm surprised I got that number right even though it's not a very good score, lol.
JHP biscuits18521 2 months ago
am in your club - 8\17 Orwell
kimmer 4 months ago
12/17....was not a family to take pics or films. Now that's a big regret...so many missed moments.
TheDavBow3 6 months ago
13/17. Looking at styles more than the cameras.
Hunter 7 months ago
9 our of 17 I'm blind📷📸⚡
janet0312 7 months ago
You got 14 out of 17
You really know your cameras.

No, I really don't. I chose the year by the clothes and hairstyles of the people in the ads, those that had them.
TheDavBow3 janet0312 6 months ago
Yeah, me too.
Barry22 8 months ago
14/17, and guessed. back in the 60's my Dad had a movie camera, and thought he was Cecil DeMille. Even had a little editing machine. I have them on DVD now, but they're still terrible.
EllisClevenger 8 months ago
You got 8 out of 17
You're no shutterbug. Better luck next time!
I'm that guy you always wondered if he was real.
I'm the one who couldn't take any picture, good or otherwise, with a Polaroid.
MrsPhilHarris 8 months ago
Gah! 11/17. Terrible.
texasluva MrsPhilHarris 8 months ago
Yep. Most of us are in the same sinking boat.............Row fast
harlow1313 8 months ago
Sadly, no Polaroid Swinger.

Sing it if you know it:
"It's more than a camera, it's almost alive, it's only nineteen dollars and ninety-five..."
texasluva harlow1313 8 months ago
LOL I don't know it but now we all do. Take the shot.....Its the swinger ....
Like the tune though .
AllisonWunderland 8 months ago
10/17...Don't let me take your picture!! 🤦🏼‍♀️😂. All I have is a Kodak Instamatic with a flash cube! 😜
Smile......your.....on.....Allison......Candid......Camera .
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