Heag IV Stereo Camera by Ernemann – Black & White Photography Article

Heag IV Stereo Camera by Ernemann The Heag IV is a large folding plate stereo camera developed by Heinrich Ernemann from Dresden. The camera supports 9 x 18cm glass plate negatives as well as filmpacks. The abbreviation Heag stands for Heinrich Ernemann Actien Gesellschaft and was used for a series of folding cameras and stereo cameras. The Heag IV was produced between c.1908 and 1918.The camera body is made of wood and covered with black leather. The burgundy-red leather folding…

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Ernemann Magazin Stereoscope | André Ruiter Stereoscopy – Black & White Photography Article

Ernemann Magazin Stereoscope | André Ruiter Stereoscopy 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.The copper nameplate on the front panel of the Ernemann Magazin contains the text: R. van der Werf FotohandelGr. Houtstr. 102 HaarlemThis concerns Rinnert van der Werf. He was born on 14 November 1868 in Harlingen. He started his career as a pastry…

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Ernemann Cameras Dresden | André Ruiter Stereoscopy – Black & White Photography Article

Ernemann Cameras Dresden | André Ruiter Stereoscopy 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.In 1889, Heinrich Ernemann formed together with Wilhelm Franz Matthias the Dresdner photographische Apparate-Fabrik Ernemann & Matthias. Matthias left the company in 1891 and Ernemann continued the business activities alone. From 1899 the company was called Heinrich Ernemann, Aktiengesellschaft für Camerafabrikation in Dresden. In the beginning it…

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Heag XV stereo camera by Ernemann – Black & White Photography Article

Heag XV stereo camera by Ernemann 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. Most of the cameras in the Heag series were designed for glass plates. The cameras could be completely folded so they were easy to carry and the lenses and shutter were protected. The Heag XV was produced between 1911 and 1925. The camera was available as a “normal” single…

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