minimum palmos camera

Made:
Jena
maker:
Carl Zeiss, Jena

Minimum Palmos camera. Collapsing klapp camera for 4 x 5 inch plates. Fitted with a Zeiss Tessar lens F:150mm f/4.5-32 No.97258. Fabric focal plane shutter adjustable slit width and tension -1/4- 91/2, 0-9. Folding optical frame finder, ground glass focusing screen. Helical focusing. Lens panel revolves with swing rising movement in any direction. No.6084. In fitted wooden case with three filmpack adaptors, four blockform double darkslides and Zeiss film adaptor. Carl Zeiss. Overall (deployed): 180 mm x 195 mm x 170 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/3759
Materials:
glass, leather, leatherette, metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (deployed): 180 mm x 195 mm x 170 mm,
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