Gaumont magazine plate camera

Made:
Paris
maker:
Le Comptoir General de Photographie

Gaumont magazine plate camera, made by Le Comptoir General de Photographie. Tapering box-form magazine plate camera for 9 x 12cm plates. Zeiss anastigmat lens, E. Kraus, Paris, F;224mm, f/12.5. Number 21556. Decaux shutter with winding key dash-pot type speed adjuster, calibrated 1-4. Rack and pinion focusing to 1 meter. Hanau-Richard type rapid push-pull slide changer for 12 plates with flexible wooden shutter, spirit level and exposure counter. Direct vision optical frame finder. Focusing screen; in lined carrying case. Number 842.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/693
type:
magazine plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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