Jamin convertible portrait/landscape lens

Made:
Paris
maker:
Jamin, Ing Opticien

Jamin convertible portrait/landscape lens. Manufactured by Jamin, Ing. Opticien, 14 Rue Chapon, Paris. Large lens with removable elements serial no 3963; G Paysage, rack focused, A - in conical mount, fits at rear for portraits, converting to Petzgal type. Waterhouse stop slot, with single stop.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/8081
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), enamel, glass, metal (unknown)
type:
portrait attachment
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • lens
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • lens
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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