Hilger One-Shot Colour Camera

Made:
1926-1936
maker:
Adam Hilger Limited

Hilger one-shot colour camera. Camera for 1/2 plates; lens missing; mirror beam splitting; circular mirror, annular mirror for left and right beams, light passing mirrors reaches plate at rear. Filters held in frames in front of plates (2 or 3 missing). Lever focuses all three plates simultaneously.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/7919
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (wood) and white metal (unknown)
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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