Vinten Model K Normandy Camera Mk 1

maker:
W Vinten

Clockwork driven cine camera for 35mm film. 3-lens turret - lenses missing. Direct vision optical finder, marked for different lenses. Claw intermittent and single continuous sprocket drive. 200 foot spool loading, side by side arrangement. Rotary footage counter. Reportedly designed as a combat camera for the Second Front in the second world war. In fitted case. Clock drive wind handle is now missing.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/3658
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown)
type:
cine camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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