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15 July 2020

Letters from Jules Richard

Category: History   Tags: Jules Richard
Letters from Jules Richard - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A collection of 17 letters with correspondence between Jules Richard's company and a retailer. They provide an interesting insight into the trade of stereoscopy devices at the beginning of the 20th century.

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8 July 2020

Métascope Unis France

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Mattey / Unis France
Métascope Unis France - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A Métascope multi-view table stereoscope for viewing 45x107mm glass stereoviews by Unis France, one of the trademarks of Mattey from Paris.

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2 July 2020

Jean Agélou Erotic Stereo Photos

Jean Agélou Erotic Stereo Photos - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

Jean Agélou was a French photographer who is known for his erotic photographs. His French postcards were very popular in the early 20th century, but he also created stereo photos.

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28 June 2020

Stéréocycle by Bazin & Leroy

Category: Stereo cameras   Tags: Lucien Leroy
Stéréocycle by Bazin & Leroy - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

Since my acquisition of a Stéréo-Panoramique and a catalog from 1913, I have a special interest in the cameras and stereoscopes of Lucien Leroy. I really wanted a Stéréocycle and this week I found a nice model, complete with bag and 24 plate holders.

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24 June 2020

Carl Zeiss Jena Stereoscope

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Zeiss
Carl Zeiss Jena Stereoscope - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

Today, Zeiss lenses are known for their high optical quality. The company has a long history and at the beginning of the 20th century it also produced stereoscopes. I recently added a rare Carl Zeiss Jena stereoscope to my collection

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16 June 2020

Ernemann Cameras Dresden

Category: History   Tags: Ernemann
Ernemann Cameras Dresden - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

Ernemann was a renowned German manufacturer of photographic and film cameras from Dresden. During the company's lifecycle it produced a wide range of high-end cameras and accessories.

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10 June 2020

Zeiss Ikon Stereoscopes

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Zeiss
Zeiss Ikon Stereoscopes - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

Two Zeiss Ikon hand-held stereoscopes for the 45x107 and 6x13 formats. The magnifying lenses of these stereo viewers offer a wonderful viewing experience. These are the workhorses I use to view my stereoview collection.

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