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Edith I 01

Edit I image by Thomas Knorre

Edith is a series of folding plate cameras made by Beier and produced between c.1925-33. They have basic single extension bellows and with wooden bodies. After about 1930s, the bodies were metal. [1]


Beier edith 2

Edith II

Edith IEdit

  • 9x12cm plate film
  • Waist level brilliant finder over lens standard
  • Spezial-Aplanat 135mm f/8 or Fotar-Arkus-Anastigmat 135mm f/6.3 lenses in
  • Vario shutter

Edith IIEdit

  • There are 6.5x9cm, 9x12cm and 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch (1/4 plate English format) models
    • Various lens/shutter combinations
    • Spezial-Aplanat 135mm f/8, Profundar-Anastigmat, Selar, Sytar, Trinar 135mm f/6.3 lenses in
    • Vario and Ibsor shutters

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. McKeown's p.119


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