Ross Folding Twin Lens Reflex Camera

Made:
1901-1911 in London

Ross twin lens reflex camera for 3 1/3 x 5 1/2 inch plates. With two Goerz patents, Ross double anastigmat lenses F:8 inch, f/6.8-64. Numbers 5839 & 58432. ON a common lens panel with rack and pinion rising front. Screw in yellow filter in holder between lens, rack and pinion focusing focal plane shutter, 14/16/24/36/?/T. With pull type cable relapse. Revolving back, reflex focusing screen with deep hood. Ross, c 1906. Overall (deployed): 520 mm x 195 mm x 267 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1201
Materials:
cardboard, glass, leather, metal (unknown), wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (deployed): 520 mm x 195 mm x 267 mm,
type:
twin lens reflex camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
  • reflex camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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