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Camera - Rolleiflex, Germany, Object Reg. No: HT 22146

Rolleiflex camera used by Norman Wodetzki in his photographic business from the 1960s onwards in Melbourne. He used this camera mainly for wedding and event work.
Black and silver metal camera with pistol grip handle attached to bottom of camera. It has a Carl Zeiss lens and a Heidosmat lens, and has a Toshiba 36 degree 1A Skylite filter lens fitted. Brown leather adjustable strap with silver metal buckle is attched to body of camera.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Norman Wodetzki, 2008
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 140 mm (Height), 120 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: photographic equipment, photography, working life, rollei-hellblau, rolleiflex
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: PHOTOGRAPHY
Secondary Classification: Image Making Equipment
Tertiary Classification: camera accessories
Inscriptions: CAMERA
Top of camera: "Rollei / F & H"
Front of camera: "Rolleiflex"
Left side, on main dial, left column: "ft, [symbol for infinity] t60, 30, 20, 15, 12, 10, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3 1/2, 3"
Left side, on main dial, right column: "m 20, 10, 6, 4, 3, 2.5, 2, 1.7, 1.5, 1.3, 1.2, 1.1, 1, 0.9"
Left side, small dial" "ASA 400 [on movable dial] / 27 [on movable dial] DIN"
On back of camera, there is a table of exposure times.

On lens base: "FRANKE & HEIDECKE"
On rubber rim: "Rollei II GERMANY"

"Carl Zeiss Nr4920498 Planar 1:3.5 f=75mm"

"Toshiba 36 [symbol for degrees] SKYLITE (1A) C. JAPAN"

"Heidosmat 1:2.8 / 75 4770052"

"Rollei / F & H"
Model Name/Number: Rollei II
Manufacturer: Rollei, Germany
User: Mr Norman Wodetzki, North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1975-2007

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