Ensign autorange folding bellows camer for rollfilm No.120, c 1936

Made:
1931-1941 in London
maker:
Carl Zeiss, Jena

Ensign autorange folding bellows camer for rollfilm No.120 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 or 1 5/8 x 2 1/4" or 16 exposures. Focusing by ratchet system coupled to the optical co-incident rangefinder fitted at side. Focusing range is 3ft to infinity. Lens panel has rising front and cross movement. Brilliant optical waist-level viewfinder. Fitted with a Tessar F.4.5 105mm lens by Carl Zeiss Jena. Mounted in a ring Compur shutter, speeds 1-1/400sec B. & T. Metal construction with black leather covering. c.1936.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/627
Materials:
glass, leather and metal (unknown)
type:
rollfilm camera folding bellows camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection

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