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09-04-2013, 10:09 AM   #1
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Found: A Ricoh compact camera in a train in Finland

Howdy!
Just in case somebody would know the owner of this camera:


A FB-friend of mine found it in a train between Helsinki and Turku in Finland on this date, which is September 4th 2013. The camera obviously belonged to a Japanese couple and it had pre-wedding and wedding photos, as well as travel shots taken in Finland. There were also pictures taken in Tampere (of the Moomin Valley) and in Tallinn, the Capitol of Estonia.

I don't have any more info about the camera, but I can of course ask the guy who found it.
So, if you know somebody who knows somebody who's lost a camera with quite emotionally important pictures, please pass the link to them.
Thanks!

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Tracking the owners down sounds like a fun project.

Check with the train operator to see if someone reported it missing?

I don't suppose this camera embeds copyright info in EXIF...

Maybe Ricoh knows owner name based on S/N?

Is the language set to Japanese?
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Here's an idea -- try Google Image Search with a few photos from the camera. Maybe the owners posted some of the photos on the web somewhere...
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Have you tried websites for cameras which have been found? Also you could try finding Japanese Ricoh groups on Facebook as they might be members. Just a thought.

e.g. Gallery - Category: FOUND A CAMERA (Upload photos from Found Camera - Head shots only!)

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