The Challenge Stereoscopic folding bellows camera

Made:
1903-1913 in Glasgow
maker:
Thornton-Pickard Manufacturing Company
and
J Lizars

'The Challenge' a Stereoscopic folding bellows camera for negatives 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. Hinged front. With rack and pinion focusing. Screw between the lenses separates them. With two Ross London, Goerz patent double Anastigmat f.7.7 6" focal length. mounted into a Thornton Pickard stereo shutter blind with speeds 1/15 sec to 1/90sec B. &T. Mahogany with brass fittings. J Lizars, c 1908.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/10
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (wood)
type:
stereo camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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