It started with a Canon Rebel and an interest in macro and portrait photography. It quickly grew in to a collection. My old friend invited me over for some show and tell on the camera, lens and lens filter collecting front.
Canon 135mm F3.5 L39 Leica Screw Mount Lens
Scratching the surface (there was another layer of lenses underneath)...
Thrift shop finds...
Before the days photo editing software, you picked your special effect prior to taking the photo. Stacks on stacks of filters!
Expanded version of this collapsible, vintage flash set up.