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Photos: Home of the pinball wizards

Take a peek inside Ju Ju's and Mac's to spy on the secret world of vintage pinball.
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Michael Schiess

Michael Schiess, owner of Lucky Ju Ju Pinball in Alameda, Calif., where vintage machines rule the day.

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Schiess shows off machine

Schiess shows off the guts of a pinball machine he is maintaining.

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Jem Gruber

Jem Gruber, self-described docent and "the Friday night guy" at Lucky Ju Ju Pinball, shows off a silver pinball.

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Hip crowd

A young, hip crowd plays pinball on vintage machines.

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Captain Fantastic

Lucky Ju Ju Pinball owner Schiess shows off the art on Bally's classic "Captain Fantastic" machine.

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$10 all-you-can-play

Lucky Ju Ju Pinball signage offers adults $10 all-you-can-play pinball.

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Schiess works on machine

Schiess works on one of Lucky Ju Ju's machine.

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Kitschy icons

Kitschy icons at Pinball Mac's in Berkeley, Calif.

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Rahsan Young

Rahsan Young plays Pinball Mac's Queen of Hearts game.

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Mac with a beer

Pinball Mac relaxes with a beer in between games.

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Vintage mid-20th century

Vintage machines at Pinball Mac's reflect art and aesthetics of mid-20th century America.

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Asian sculpture

A Southeast Asian sculpture with vintage machines in background at Pinball Mac's.

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Pin-up art

Pin-up art is a popular image on vintage machines at Pinball Mac's.

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Target practice

Visitors to Pinball Mac's also can try their hand at target practice.

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Garage of fun

Entertainment and humor is everywhere you look at Pinball Mac's garage of fun.

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Quirky decor

More quirky decor at Pinball Mac's.

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