'The Exhibition' folding bellows field camera

Made:
1900 in Birmingham
maker:
E and T Underwood

'The Exhibit on' folding bellows field camera for negatives 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. Swing and reversing back, rising front and rack and pinion focusing. With tripod top of brass. With hinged ground glass screen. Fitted with an Aldis Anastigmat F.7.7 11" f.1 lens with rotating diaphragm. With Snap Shot Thornton Pickard type roller blind shutter with speeds 1/15 - 1/80sec. Mahogany construction with brass fittings and conical leather bellows. E and T Underwood, 1900.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/575
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and mahogany (wood)
type:
field camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection