naturalist graflex camera

Made:
1920-1921 in Rochester
maker:
Folmer-Schwing Division of Eastman Kodak

Naturalist graflex camera, 1920-1921. Manufactured by Folmer and Schwing Division, Eastman Kodak Co. Single lens reflex camera for 5 x 4 inch plates, 27 inch extension for long focal lenses. No lens. With rack and pinion focusing, built in lens shade, focal plane shutter with 6 tensions, 4 apertures giving 24 speeds from 1/10th to 1/1000sec and T. With horizontal focusing screen, viewed via mirror in fixed hood, bellows extension on eye piece. Serial No 76997. Overall (deployed): 300 mm x 175 mm x 740 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/1205
Materials:
fabric, glass, leather, leatherette and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (deployed): 300 mm x 175 mm x 740 mm,
type:
reflex camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford