Miniflex miniature camera, c 1933

Made:
1928-1938 in Lausa
maker:
Ludwig, Ernst

Minifex miniature camera for 16mm rollfilm, 13 x 18mm. Fitted with a Vidar lens F:25mm f/3.5-8. Front cell focusing to 1m. With a Gautier Vario shutter 25/50/100/B//T with locking pin. Direct vision optical viewfinder, the camera used; 36 exposures Mimosa films of 16mm un-perforated film, the film is divided at the 18th exposure for convenient removal. E. Ludwig, Lausa-Dresden.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1180
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified)
type:
miniature camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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