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Folding camera for 9x12cm plates. Beck Symmetrical lens f/8-45; Automatic shutter 1/2/5/50/100/B/T. Lens and shutter on two pin locking mount. Rack and pinion focusing, sliding rising and cross front. Drop baseboard. Ground glass focusing screen. Brilliant refelcting rotating finder. In leather case with six single metal dark slides and focusing cloth.
Nydia folding plate camera
Nydia folding plate camera, 1902. Manufactured by Newman & Guardia Ltd., 90/92 Shaftesbury Avenue, London W. Collapsing magazine camera for 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 inch plates. Fitted with a Ross symmetrical anastigmat lens F:8 inches, f/6.3 - 45 No.60272. With a two blade shutter 2/4/8/16/32/64/T. Lever operated sledding focusing 2 yards, with swing front and back. Bag type plate changing mechanism for 12 plates operated by swinging lever with 12 plate holders and automatic exposure counter, 352241. M504. Newman and Guardia, 1902.
Klimax folding bellows camera
Klimax folding bellows camera for plates or cutfilm, negative size 3 1/2 x 5 1/2.Drop-front pull-out type with double extension bellows. Rack and pinion focusing. Fitted with a Beck Mutar Anastigmat F.6 Patent Series 11 No.12 lens mounted in a pneumatic Lukos 111 everset shutter, speeds 1 1/100sec B T. & C. With back ground-glass screen and waist-level viewfinder with spiritlevel attached. Of wood and metal construction covered in black leather. Houghton c.1922
V.P sprite camera
Collapsing camera for 6.5 x 4.5cm plates. Fitted with a rapid rectilinear lens, rotating plate with three apertures, f/8, 11, 22. With everset shutter 25/50/100/B/T. Optical frame finder with sliding lens cover. Ground glass focusing screen with hinged cover. Black crackle paint finish.
The Criterion camera
Small box camera for 52x40mmplates; fixed aperture simple lens; rotary shutter T/I not selfcapping; two reflecting finders; aluminium back for plateholders; incase with 6 double blockform darkslides; aluminium bound.
Le Vricour Plate Camera
Collapsing camera for 6 x 4.2cm plates. Fitted with a single lens, Objectif Periscopique. Fixed aperture and focus, astra no.2 shutter, I/B. Optical frame finder. No rear sight. E.V.C., Paris and Lyon.
Ernemann miniature plate camera
Ernemann miniature plate camera, made by H. Ernemann, Dresden. For 1 3/4" x 2 1/2" plates. Self erecting folding form. No. 213130. Ernemann Detective Aplanat F:80mm, f.6.8 - 18. Shutter 1/2/5/25/50/100/Z/O (not working). Lever focussing; two reflecting brilliant finders on base plate. Focussing screen. With filmpack adaptor.
Sanderson Hand Camera with quarterplate back
Folding camera, bellows form with double extension rack and pinion focussing. Rising and swing front. Ball bearing level; brilliant reflex finder with rotating mask. With 6 metal plate holders, in Newman Guardia leather camera case.
little nipper developing and printing outfit
Little nipper box plate camera for 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 inch plates. Fitted with a simple lens, T/I shutter. Wire frame finder, no back sight. Plateholder missing. Safelight with ruby glass for nightlight. Three wooden printing frames. Unopened packet of little nipper dryplates. Small slip in type photo album "happy memories with the little nipper". Dish, plateholder and chemicals missing. Butchers.
Royal Mail camera
Box camera for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch plates. 15 simple lenses in 3 vertical rows of 5. Slide shutter exposes all lenses simultaneously. Lenses set for copying. Ground glass screen. W. Butcher.
Ica Bebe Plate camera
Collapsing camera for 9 x 6 1/2 c, plates. Fitted with a Zeiss Tessar lens F: 12cm f4.5-36. No 450592. Ica shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/200/B/T. Sliding rising and cross front, helical screw focusing with adjustable stops for plates and film. Optical frame finder, ground glass focusing screen, with collapsing hood. No H84610.
Challenge Dayspool Camera No. 1.
Challenge Dayspool Camera No. 1. Lizars, 1904
Lancaster Omnigraph detective camera
Hand box camera for 3.25x4.25 inch plates; simple lens; Lancaster see-saw shutter; single reflecting finder; 6 x plates held in 3 double metal holders in changing box; each dropped in turn into exposing plane and returned to changing box after exposure.
speed graphic camera
Folding camera for 4 x 5 inch plates. Fitted with a Wollensak Steron anastigmat lens series A, F: 6 inches, f4.5-45, No 12788. Focal plane shutter, fabric blind, 6 tensions, 4 widths, 24 shutter speeds = T. Rack and pinion focusing, double extension. Spring out back, ground glass screen. Sliding rising front. Folmer and Schwing division of Eastman Kodak.
Ottewill Plate Camera
Ottewill plate camera. Sliding body camera for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch plates. Fitted with a Petzval type lens by J H Dallmeyer F; 6 inches c. f/3.8 with one Waterhouse stop, No 3. Rack and pinion focusing on lens, pinion missing. Serial No 3488. Sliding rising front, rack and pinion focusing on rear panel. With repeating type back with sliding ground glass screen.
Photo-Jumelle camera, made by J C, Paris. Field glass shaped magazine plate camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/2". RR lens F:5" c.f.10 iris diaphragm. Inst. Shutter, cocked by lever. Second lens acts as view finder seen through red window in back. 16 metal plateholders carried in position by sliding rod actuated mechanism. Plate numbers visible during change through red window (2 missing). In case. (M 3986)
Anca No 14 Kodak camera
Folding metal plate camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch plates. Fitted with a Schneider Radionar anastigmat lens, F: 10.5cm f/6.3-32. Pronto shutter 25/50/100/T/B. Delayed action, rotating brilliant reflecting finder, wire frame finder, sliding rising front, lever focusing to 4 feet. Ground glass focusing screen with hood. Kodak A.G. 1933
Nagel recomar 33 camera
Folding camera for 9 x 12cm plates. Zeiss Tessar lens, F:13.5 cm. f/4.5-32. No 2417842. Compur shutter, 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/200/B/T, with delayed action. Added flash socket, coaxial. Rack and pinion rising and cross front. Rack and pinion focusing with double extension, Brilliant reflecting rotating finder, wire frame finder No 11862Z, "stolen from Kodak Limited" engraved on the side. Kodak AG.
Premo No 8 camera
Folding camera for 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch plates or filmpack. Bausch and Lomb Planatograph lens US 4-128. Ball bearing shutter 25/50/100/B/T. Sliding focusing and rising front. Brilliant reflecting rotating finder. Ground glass screen in spring back. No. 7004. Eastman Kodak Company.
Linos plate camera
Linos plate camera, made by Romain Talbot, Berlin. Folding wooden plate camera for 9 x 12 cm plates. RR lens F:6", f8.4-64; one blade shutter settings marked 1-9 and Z cocked by key. Sliding rising front ; swing front, sliding focussing. (M4635)
tenax plate camera
Tentax Plate Camera. Folding camera for 6 1/2 x 9cm plates. Fitted with a Goerz Dogmar lens, number 623333 F:11cm f/4.5-36. Compur shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/250/B/T. Screw rising front, sliding cross front, rack and pinion focusing with double extension, brilliant reflecting rotating finder with spirit level, ground glass focusing screen, no 273472 . With cable release. C.P. Goerz, c.1923
Goerz Teneax folding camera
Goerz TEnax folding camera for plates or sheet film 3 1/4 x 4 1/4". With double extension bellows, rising front and side movement. Rack and pinion focusing. Fitted with A Goerz Dogmar F.4.5 135mm lens built into a dial set Compur shutter with speeds 1sec 1/200 sec bulb and time. With brilliant optical reflex finder. With 23plate holders. Distance scale marked in feet. c.1912
Goerz Tenax camera
Collapsing camera; side strut type; for 6x9cm plates; Gorez Dogmar lens F:10cm f/4.5 no. 482198; diaphragm shutter 1/1-1/250 sec; folding optical frame finder; focusing on back end of struts; in case with filmpack adaptor.
Etui plate camera
Folding camera for 9 x 6 1/2 cm plates. Fitted with a Zeiss Tessar Lens F:10.5cm f/4.5-32. No 840866. Ibos shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/105/B/T. Screw rising front, rack and pinion focusing, brilliant reflecting rotating finder, with spirit level, folding wire frame finder, ground glass focusing screen with hood. No 40344. Kamera Wersk Statten.
Collapsing plate camera
Collapsing plate camera (ground glass missing). Flat aluminium case opens on hinge on front panel to form triangular form camera for 3 1/4 x4 1/4" plates. T/I shutter. Meniscus lens. Rotating reflecting finder hinges away inside camera body secured by rotating lens cap and leg. Similar to Griffin's Cyco or Kindermann 'Lope'. No. 629. M 3990. Overall (deployed): 166 mm x 106 mm x 188 mm.
Homemade box/bellows plate camera
Homemade wooden box/bellows camera with Lancaster parts; for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4" plates. Single lens with iris f8-32; no shutter. Sliding rising front, Lancaster patent wing-out focusing screen. Maroon body with grey bellows, brass trim. Double extension.
Nagel Recomar No18 Plate camera
Folding metal plate camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch plates. Nagel doppel anastigmat lens F:10.5 cm f/4.5-32. No 213520. Deckel compur shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/250/T/B. Screw rising and cross front. Rack and pinion focusing, double extension brilliant reflecting finder, wire frame finder, spirit level. 53756.
Clunz plate camera No. 8
Cunz plate camera Model 8. Folding camera for 4 inch x 5 inch plates. F:13.5cm Steinheil Munchen Doppelanastigmat Unofocal. ACG shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/T/B. Rising and cross front. Double extension bellows. Reflecting brilliant finder with spirit level
Century Graphic Camera
Century Graphic folding hand camera for 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inch plates or cut film. Schneider-Kreuznach Xenar lens F:105mm f/3.5-32, Serial No 7454055, coated. Synchro-Compur shutter 1/2/4/8/15/30/60/125/250/500/B, MXV synchronisation, coaxial socket. Rack and pinion focsuing, sliding rising front, Coupled coincidence rangefinder, with direct or right-angle viewing; the latter for coupling to Kalart flash-gun. Parallax compensated direct vision optical finder; frame finder. Ground glass focusing screen in spring back. 'Mahoganite' body. Mottled grey and black leatherette. Serial No J50576. With two blockform double darkslides and Graflex 120 rollfilm holder.
Bertram Press Camera
Bertram Press Camera for plates, cut and rollfilm negative size 2 1/4 x 3 1/4". Drop front pull-out type. Swing back adjustment. Lens has bayonet mount and interchangable. Shutter behind is Synchro Compur with speeds 1 1/400sec B. & T and delayed action device. Back is ground glass focusing screen. With 3 metal double darkslides. All metal construction covered in black leather. Bertram 1955.
Plaubel Makina Vest Pocket Kodak Camera
Plaubel Makina vest pocket Kodak camera. Focusing by knurled know coupled to scissor movement. With specially designed Compur shutter. Cocking lever immediately below lens with rotating speed dial on right and release level on left. Original lens, Plaubel Anticomar F.2.8 75 f.1 missing. unsuitable lens fitted at later date. With Albada optical direct vision viewfinder mounted on top. Manufactured by Plaubel about 1925.
Delta folding bellows camera
Delta folding bellows camera for negatives 9 x 12cm. Drop-front pull-out type with double extension bellows. Rising front and side movement. Fitted with Carl Zeiss Triotar F.6.3 135mm lens mounted in a dial COmpur shutter, speeds 1sec to 1/250 B. & T. With waist-level viewfinder. Wood and metal construction with black leather covering. Base of polished aluminium with nickel plated fittings. ICA c.1914
Rondeau twin-lens studio camera
Rondeau twin-lens studio camera. Double bellows twin-lens camera for half plates; repeating back. Taking lens; Ross Xpress F:10", f/4.5, No 143613. Viewing lens Ross Xpress F:10" f/4.5 No 143614. Luc type studio shutter T/I, XM flash synchronised; pneumatically released. Lazy tongs struts; rack focusing on rear; support for focusing cloth.
Tylar's Pocket Titbit Camera
Tylars pocket titbit camera, made by W. Tylar, Aston, Birmingham. Collapsing camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/4 plates. Single lens f/11-22. External rotating shutter, 3 tensions. Two built-in reflecting finders.
Shew 'Eclipse' 1/4-plate camera, with 3 slides, 1890
Shew 'Eclipse' 1/4-plate camera, with 3 slides, 1890.
Premoette No 1a camera
Premoette junior camera fitted with a meniscus lens, 8 -128. Bausch and Lomb shutter T/B/I. sliding focusing, rotating reflecting finder on baseboard. Folding camera for film pack, 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches. Eastman Kodak. 1909-1912.
ICA Bebe camera
ICA Bebe camera for paltes or cutfilm 2 1/2 x 3 1/2". Press strut design. Lever operates focusing mechanism. Helical focusing mount carrying Tessar f.4.5 12cm lens in specially deisgned dial Compur shutter, speeds 1 sec 1/200sec. With optical viewfinder. c.1922
Orion folding bellows hand camera
Orion folding bellows hand camera for plates or sheet film size 9 x 12cm. DRop-front pull-out type. Manual focusing. Fitted with a Friedrich Munchen Corygon Anastigmat F.6.3 135mm f.1 lens mounted in a Vario everset shutter speeds 1/25 to 1/100sec. Brilliant waist-level viewfinder attahed to front standard. Made of wood and metal covered in black leather. c.1920
Ihagee plate camera
Ihagee plate camera made by Ihagee, Dresden. Metal folding camera for 9 x 12cm plates. Ihagee Anastigmat Priplex F:135mm, f6.3-36 No338927. Zenith everset shutter 25/50/100/B/T. Lever focussing inf.-1 meter. Screw rising front, sliding cross front. reflecting brilliant rotating finder with spirit level. Large wire frame finder. No. 236147. (M4489)
3A Pocket Premo C camera
Folding camera for 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch plates. Fitted with a Bausch and Lomb pantograph lens F; 6 3/4 inches f/8-44. Ball bearing shutter 25/50/100/B/T. With pneumatic release valve and exposure counter, rack and pinion focusing with extra extension, brilliant reflecting rotating finder, ground glass focusing screen No 7902. Eastman Kodak.
minimum palmos camera
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.
Pony Premo No 5 camera
Folding camera for 5x4 inch plates. Victor rapid rectilinear lens, US4 - 128. Bausch and Lomb shutter 1/2/5/25/100/B/T. Rack and pinion focusing, extra extension. Sliding rising and cross front. Reflecting rotating finder on baseboard. Circular ball level. Vertical swing back. Reversible back, with sprung ground glass screen. No 127548. In fitted case with two double blockform dark slides, and Premo film pack adaptor.
Voigtlander Vag camera
Folding camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches plates. Fitted with a Voigtlander Voigtar anastigmat lens F: 10.5cm f/6.3-25 No.708445. Embeset shutter 25/50/100/B/T delayed action lever, Lever focusing. Sliding rising and cross front. Brilliant reflecting rotating finder, folding wire frame finder. Ground glass focusing screen. Depth of field scale. No. B783430. Voigtlander. c.1927
Kodak studio camera No.1
Studio camera for 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inch plates. With a fixed front panel, sliding rear panel and 3 feet extension. Rack and pinion focusing on rear panel. Screw swing back, both movements, reversible back in detachable frame. Rubber ball shutter release. Kodak Limited. Fitted with lens 1990-5036/1778. Overall: 514 mm x 452 mm x 715 mm.
No 4 Bullet Special model of 1896
No. 4 Bullet Special model camera of 1896, manufactured by Eastman Kodak Co. Box camera for 103 rollfilm or single plate holders, 4 x 5 inches. Achromatic lens, rotating plate with three apertures, rotary shutter T/I, sliding focusing, two reflecting finders. Eastman Kodak Company, 1896.
Golf Montauk camera
Wooden folding plate camera for 5 x 4 inch plates. Rapid rectilinear lens f/8-128. Bausch & Lomb Unicum shutter 1/2/5/25/50/100/T/B. Sliding and rising front, rack and pinion focusing to 5ft. Rotating reflecting finder on baseboard, ground glass screen. No 9425. G Gennert.
Etui plate camera
Folding plate camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch plate. Fitted with a Zeiss Tessar lens F:10.5cm f/4.5-32. No. 683561. With a rimset Compur shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/250/B/T and delayed action. Screw rising front. Rack and pinion focusing. Brilliant reflecting rotating finder with spirit level. Folding frame finder and pin backsight. Ground glass focusing screen. No. 43100. With Rollex 120 rollfilm back. Made by Kamera Werke sold by Sands, Hunter and Co. c.1930