Medium Format

Old medium format film cameras

Kodak Box Brownie Flash II Kodak Box Brownie Flash II

Kodak Box Brownie – Introduced in 1900 The Kodak Box Brownie I remember as a child my mother had a box brownie camera. I don’t know what model it was. She died many years ago so I can’t ask her. I do remember that it was all black in colour. Sadly I don’t know what happened…

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Yashica Mat 6×6 Medium Format You might wonder why anyone would bother to use this type of medium format film camera in this day and age of digital photography. There are several good reasons. Firstly, the Yashica Mat shoots onto a 6cm x 6cm (more accurately about 56mm x 56mm) section of the film, whereas a standard 35mm…

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