Sunday, April 15, 2012

Eight Years Before the Leica

Levy Roth Minnigraph (1915) - first European serial-produced 35mm camera, taking fifty 18x24mm exposures using a special cassette.
Introduced eight years before the famous Leitz camera, the Minnigraph was still produced by Levy Roth, Berlin as late as in 1928.

See "Before It All Began" @ Dieselpunk Encyclopedia

1 comment:

Richard Hannay said...

Very nice - would be nice to have one to go with my 1917 120mm Kodak