29 May 2020

Heag XV stereo camera by Ernemann

Category: Stereo cameras   Tags: Ernemann
Heag XV stereo camera by Ernemann - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

The Heag series of folding cameras were produced between 1900 and 1926 by Ernemann from Dresden. The abbreviation Heag stands for Heinrich Ernemann Actien Gesellschaft.

15 May 2020

Vérascope by Jules Richard

Category: Stereo cameras   Tags: Jules Richard
Vérascope by Jules Richard - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

The Vérascope was a compact stereo camera that was introduced in 1893 by Jules Richard. It was the best selling stereo camera of its time and the production of various models continued well into the 1950s.

22 December 2019

Jules Richard

The success story of French stereoscopy

Jules Richard - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

Jules Richard was a French industrialist who had a great influence on the popularity of stereo photography at the beginning of the 20th century. He introduced two new image formats and launched a wide range of stereo cameras, stereoscopes and accessories.

7 December 2019

Stéréo-Panoramique Leroy

An innovative camera developed by Lucien Leroy

Category: Stereo cameras   Tags: Lucien Leroy
Stéréo-Panoramique Leroy - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

The Stéréo-Panoramique Leroy was an innovative camera developed by Lucien Leroy. The camera could produce both stereo photos and panoramic photos on 6x13cm glass plate negatives.

26 November 2019

Field Camera with Balbreck Lenses

Category: Stereo cameras   Tags: Balbreck / Photo-Sport
Field Camera with Balbreck Lenses - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

My latest acquisition is a wooden 6x9 field camera from the 1890s. It's a stereo camera with two lenses from Balbreck ainé.

21 August 2019

Glyphoscope by Jules Richard

Category: Stereo cameras   Tags: Jules Richard
Glyphoscope by Jules Richard - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

The Glyphoscope was a stereo camera using glass plates, developed by Jules Richard from Paris. It was a compact, simple and affordable camera that could also serve as a stereoscope.