Exa camera

Made:
1950 in Germany
maker:
Ihagee Kamera Werke

Exa camera, No. 479906. Ihagee SLR. Interchangeable screen, lens. E Ludwig Merita 50mm f2.9 lens, No 1188111. With plastic lens cap. Overall (deployed): 116 mm x 130 mm x 82 mm.

Exa camera, made by Ihagee Kamera Werke in Germany, 1950.

Ihagee SLR. Interchangeable screen, lens. E Ludwig Merita 50mm f2.9 lens, No 1188111. With plastic lens cap.

The Exa was designed as a cheaper, simpler version of the earlier 35mm SLR Exakta. The camera had exchangeable viewfinder units and Mayer or Zeiss lenses.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/4662
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (deployed): 116 mm x 130 mm x 82 mm,
type:
single lens reflex camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
  • miniature camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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