Posts in category: Stereoscopes
6 January 2021

Duboscq-Soleil Stereoscope

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Duboscq
Duboscq-Soleil Stereoscope - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A rare handheld stereoscope made by the French manufacturer Duboscq-Soleil, one of the pioneers in stereoscopy history.

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9 December 2020

"Le Nain" stereoscope by Mattey

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Mattey / Pennard & Fouquet

"Le Nain" is a curious stereo viewer manufactured by A. Mattey from Paris. It is a cross between a handheld and multiview stereoscope and supports 45 x 107mm glass stereoviews.

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11 November 2020

Perfecscope by Underwood & Underwood

Perfecscope by Underwood & Underwood - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

This Perfecscope is manufactured by Underwood & Underwood from New York and is a Holmes-Bates stereoscope, which is the best known and most sold stereoscope-type in history.

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21 October 2020

Verant Stereoscope by Carl Zeiss Jena

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

The Verant is a stereoscope that supports multiple stereoview formats up to a size of 9 x 15cm. The stereoscope has a solid metal construction and is manufactured by Carl Zeiss from Jena.

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16 September 2020

Gaumont Stéréodrome

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Gaumont
Gaumont Stéréodrome - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

The Gaumont Stéréodrome is a well designed and robust stereoscope for 6x13cm glass stereoviews, manufactured by the Societé des Etablissements Gaumont from Paris.

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11 August 2020

Vérascope Revolving Stereoscope

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Jules Richard
Vérascope Revolving Stereoscope - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

The Vérascope was the first stereo camera that supported the new 45x107mm glass plate negative format that was introduced by Jules Richard in 1893. It revived stereo photography and the name Vérascope became also the trademark for stereoscopes and other accessories that supported the 45x107mm format.

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21 July 2020

Ernemann Magazin Stereoscope

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Ernemann
Ernemann Magazin Stereoscope - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

The Ernemann Magazin is multi-view stereoscope with storage cabinet for viewing 45x107mm glass stereoviews. This acquisition is extra special for me because it contains the nameplate of a Dutch photography store.

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