Adams Studio Minex camera, 1937

Made:
1937 in London
maker:
Adams & Company

Adams Studio Minex camera, 1937. For 1/1 plates; Goerz Dogmar lens F:300 f/5.5 No 389706. Side reflex focusing via internal mirror; cloth hood missing. Focal plane shutter; rack focusing and vertical swing on front; rising front Kodak type sprung reversible back. Bought for £85 in 1937 by Lord Brabazon of Tara, Kodak Director (died 1964). Overall: 524 mm x 380 mm x 490 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/7984
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), fabric, glass and wood (unidentified)
type:
studio camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford