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The objects on display at the National Science and Media Museum in Bradford explore the science and culture of light and sound technologies, and their impact on our lives.
Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles pocket camera for 110 cartridge
Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles pocket camera for 110 cartridge film, with built-in flash and wrist strap. In unopened original packaging. Manufactured by Remco, China, 1990. Copyright 1990 Mirage Studios.
Stereo cards for 3-D Vistascreen viewer 'Art Studies No2'
Photographic prints; 11x45mm; Art Studies No 2 series 42. Ten views in total.
Illingworth's Evitone Self Tanning Paper
One packet of Illingworth's Evitone Self Toning Paper 'Special Exhibition Sample', 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 inch. sealed.
Kodak junior I camera original carton
Kodak junior I camera original carton. Kodak Limited 1954-1963.
Wellcome diary for 1924
Printed Materials & Ephemera
Wellcome diary for 1924, published by Burroughs Wellcome & Co., London. 95 page diary and negative index. Pencil missing.
Illingworth's Slow Gas Developer
Packet of Illingworth's slow gas developer, wrapped in silver foil pactek and printed paper wrapper.
Kodak Instamatic 50 camera
Kodak Instamatic 50. Solid body camera for 126 cartridge 26 x 26mm. Fixed aperture simple lens fitted. Two speed shutter adjusted for bright sun, hazy sun flash. Direct vision optical finder. Accessory shoe with flash contracts. Lever wind. Nylon wrist strap. Scratch on top edge, shutter jammed. Kodak Limited. 1963-1966.
Packet of Ensign flash powder
Box with sealed packet of non deliquescent flash powder. Houghtons ltd.
Kodak Bantam Colorsnap Camera
Eyelevel solid body camera for 828 rollfilm 28 x 40mm. Fitted with a Kodak Anaston lens, coated f/5.6. Shutter 25/50. Single control calibrated 1-11. front cell focusing. Direct vision optical finder. Disc calculator on back - calibrated for light settings, weather and film types. Kodachrome, Kodacolor, black and white. Film type indicator. Coaxial flash socket. Kodak Limited. Exposure panel on back. Serial No 130270.
Carton With Lens Hood for Purma Plus Camera
Lens hood in carton, for Purma Plus camera.
Carton With Purma Plus Suplementary Lens Ring
Accessory for Purma Plus, supplelentary lens ring, boxed.
Box camera for 4 x 5 inches notched sheet film. Fitted with a rapid rectilinear lens, rotating plate with four apertures f8, 16, 32, 256. Rotary shutter 5/10/20/40/80. Rotating plate before lens with four supplementary lenses, ft-3 1/2 foot. 6 1/2 foot - 51/2 foot. 12 foot-7 foot. 30 foot - 12foot. Two reflecting finders with hoods. Magazine changing mechanism lever operated for notched films, spirit level NO 5781. Covered in black leather. R.& J. Beck.
Millions More Get BBC2
Leaflet entitled 'Millions More Get BBC2', special eddition of BBC2 News. Four pages, illustrated. Produced by BBC Publications; printed by Waterlow & Sons Limited, about 1970.
Brownie six-20 camera model C
Box camera for 620 rollfilm 2 1/4 x 3/14 inches. Fitted with a simple lens of fixed aperture. Two brilliant reflecting finders. Kodak Limited 1946-1959
Kodak Instamatic 25 camera
Plastic bodied camera for 126 cartridge 28 x 28mm. Fitted with a 43mm moulded fixed focus lens f/11. 2 speed shutter marked for bright sun and hazy sun flash. Direction vision optical finder. Shoe with flash contacts. Wind-on knob interlocked with shutter. With wrist strap. Kodak Limited. 1966-1971.
Leaflet For Illingworth's Gaslight Paper
Printed leaflet for Illingworth's gaslight paper.
The Little Nipper Camera
Box magazine camera for 4 1/2 x 6 cm plates. Single lens, fixed aperture and focus. Simple rotary shutter T/I. Metal lens cap, clip on reflecting viewfinder. Sliding knob plate changing mechanism. W. Butcher and Sons. 1901.
Beck-Steinheil Orthostigmat lens
Beck-Steinheil Orthostigmat lens. Series IV No.1, F2.87" F12-45. No. 12849. Fitted to 1990-5036/2927, W Watson & Sons quarterplate stand camera.
baby brownie camera
Plastic bodied camera for 127 rollfilm 1 5/8 x 2 1/2 inches. Fitted with a meniscus lens, fixed aperture, rotary shutter (instantaneous only), and collapsing frame finder. Eastman Kodak, 1934-1941.
Power pack and leads for Kodak Digital Science DC50 zoom digital camera
Elpac power pack system (plug missing) and two serial cables for Kodak Digital Science DC50 zoom digital camera.
No 0 folding pocket Kodak Model A-B camera
Collapsing camera for 121 rollfilm 1 5/8 x 2 1/2 inch. Fitted with a meniscus lens, sliding plate with three apertures, automatic built in shutter, separate release s for T/I. Brilliant reflecting finder. No 10156. Eastman Kodak, 1904-1909.
Vanity Kodak Camera (Vest Pocket Kodak Series III)
Folding camera for 127 rollfilm 2.5x1.6 inches; Kodak Anastigmat lens F:83mm f/6.3 no. 52110; Kodamatic No 0 shutter 1/10-1/100 second; brilliant reflecting finder; screw focusingl autographic back; 'Peacock' cyan green covering and bellows with gold lines. Serial Number 100403.
Carton for Kodak DC210 Zoom digital camera
Carton for Kodak DC210 Zoom digital camera. Software and instructions not present.
No2 Special Hawkeye Camera
Box camera for 116 rollfilm 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches. Fitted with a meniscus lens of fixed aperture. Rotary shutter T/I. Two reflecting finders. Bottle green snakeskin leatherette covering. Eastman Kodak.
Kodak Disc Kodacolor HR film
Kodak disc Kodacolor HR film. Two empty cartons and one disc (normally two). Carton Serial No BHDBB 8672, expires Dec 1983. Disc has Serial Number BHDBB 867P
Photograph of a woman on embossed aluminium, c 1930
Head and shoulders portrait photograph of a woman, coated on embossed aluminium, backed with plaster of Paris, on a free standing wooden frame, c 1930. (7"x9 1/2")
Rolliflex Twin Lens Reflex camera
Frenke and Heidecke, Germany. Twin lens refelx for 127 rollfilm 6x6cm. Grey finish. Taking lens Schneider-Kreuznach Xenar F:60mm f/3.5-22 No 5516151. Viewing lens Heidosmat F:60mm f/2.8.Both covered.Synchro-Compur shutter 1/2/8/15/30/60/125/250/300/B. Synchronised for electronic and bulb flash, coaxial socket. Delayed action. shutter wind coupled to wind-on knob. Common focusing knob, with depth of field scale and film type reminder. Convex ground lens focusing screen, with folding metal hood, incorporating magnifier and sports finder. Pictorial exposure calculator. Automatic exposure counter. Grey paint and light grey leatherette. No 2027696.
Carton For Kodak Verichrome Pan Rollfilm
Carton For Kodak black and white panchromatic Verichrome Pan rollfilm.
Carton For Nishika N8000 3-D 35mm camera
Carton for Nishika N8000 3-D 35mm camera, 1989.
Casket for the compact storage of cabinet cards, 1880-1890
Casket for the compact storage of cabinet cards, 1880-1890.
Nimslo 3-D 35mm camera
Nimslo 3-D 35mm camera. 35mm automatic 3 Dimension. Hot shoe.Automatic shutter, electronically programmed, 1/30 to 1/500 seconds. Serilal No.230910334. 30mm Quadra lens system; 30mm f/5.6 Air Spaced Triplets with coated high indexed optical glass elements, prefocussed to 6' (2 metres) to infiniity. Serial No 1202.
Kodak Staff Photographic Society bronze medal in case
Printed Materials & Ephemera
Awarded to N L Wilson, Harrow, in Eighth Exhibtion. Yellow metal medal . Obverse shows classssically-dressed woman with bellows, camera, shield, engraved ' Kodak Staff Photographic Society'. Reverse engraved in laurel wreath 'Eighth Exhibition 1950, M L Wilson, Harrow'. In lined case. Machine-tooled blue leatherette box, silk lined, blue velvet. Silk inside lid of box printed 'Watches & Clocks, Jewellery, The Glossoid Co Ltd, 45-50 Hillborn Viaduct, London, EC1, Cutlery, silver, electro-plate, cups & sports prizes a speciality'.
Twin lens reflex camera for 120 rollfilm 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches. With taking lens by Zeiss Tessar F: 7.5cm f/3.5-22 No.1664775 (coated). Viewing lens Heidoscope-anastigmat F: 7.5cm f/3.1. Compur shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/300/B/T. Aperture and shutter lever set, numbers visible in window above viewing lens. Rack and pinion focusing on reflex window above viewing lens. Rack and pinion focusing on reflex viewing screen. Hood, magnifier, frame sports finder and level on ground glass screen. Lever windon, automatic exposure counter. Exposure calculator. No.424538. Francke and Heidecke.
A black and white photograph entitled ‘Dummies’, taken by an unknown photographer at Gallipoli, about 1915, from an album of photographs in the Kodak collection, page 26.
A black and white photograph entitled ‘French Gun’, taken by an unknown photographer at Gallipoli, about 1915, from an album of photographs in the Kodak collection, page 42.
The Communication Trench
A black and white photograph entitled ‘The Communication Trench’, taken by an unknown photographer at Gallipoli, about 1915, from an album of photographs in the Kodak collection, page 35.
Building a Hospital at ‘X’ Beach
A black and white photograph entitled ‘Building a Hospital at ‘X’ Beach’, taken by an unknown photographer at Gallipoli, about 1915, from an album of photographs in the Kodak collection, page 30.
Packet of 'Sparking Material'
Packet of 'Sparking Material' for Agfa 'Flashlight-Lamp' kit, manufactured in Germany about 1922.
Canon AE1 Camera Body Partially Dismantled
Canon AE1 35mm single lens refelx camera body, partially dismantled. Cut-away section through body (no lens).
Kodak telephoto convertor instructions
Kodak telephoto converter instructions. Kodak Limited.
No 2 Hawkette camera
Brown Bakelite collapsing camera for 120 rollfilm 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches. Meniscus lens, sliding plate with three apertures, T/I shutter, rotating reflecting finder. Kodak Limited. 1930.
No 2 brownie model f portrait camera
Box camera for 120 rollfilm 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches. Fitted with a meniscus lens, sliding plate with three apertures, rotary shutter T/I, portrait lens on spring loaded lever with two brilliant reflecting finder. In maroon leatherette. 1928-1935.
No 2 brownie model f camera
Box camera for 120 rollfilm 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches. Fitted with a meniscus lens, sliding plate with three apertures, rotary shutter T/I, with two brilliant reflecting finder. In maroon leatherette. 1929-1935.
White Metal Roller Bar For Kodak Film Tank (Type C)
White metal roller bar.
Brownie 127 camera
Plastic moulded camera for 127 rollfilm 1 5/8 x 2 1/2inches. Fitted with a single lens, single speed shutter. Direct vision optical finder. Braided neck strap. Kodak Limited, 1953-1959.
Brownie 127 camera (second model)
Kodak Brownie 127 (SecondModel). Plastic boded camera for 127 rollfilm 1 5/8 x 2 1/2 inches. Fitted with a Dakon lens of foxed aperture and focus with a single speed shutter and a direct vision optical finder. Neck strap attached. Kodak Limited 1959-1964.
Box for a Stirn waistcoast detective camera
Original box for a Stirn waistcoast detective camera, made by C P Stirn, Photographische Geheim Camera, Berlin. DRP 3891.
A Derelict Moorland Farm, Haworth, Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights'
A carbon print entitled 'A Derelict Moorland Farm, Haworth, Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights'', by Alexander Keighley, signed, c 1930. Exhibition label on reverse dated 1931-1932.