What kinds of cameras do these characters use in the movies? In the movie Blow Up the protagonist has a medium format camera in his studio. He uses a 35mm to take the picture that is the subject of the film. In The Godfather the wedding photog is using a press camera. The FBI man is using a similar camera which Sonny smashes. Jimmy Olsen in the 1950s TV series Adventures of Superman and in the 1978 movie? Rafter Man's camera in Full Metal Jacket.