The Kodak No. 2A Folding Autographic Brownie was a folding camera for type 116 Autographic film [1]. It was made by Canadian Kodak Co. Ltd in Toronto, Canada and in Rochester, NY, USA by Eastman Kodak Company.

Specifications Edit

  • Type: Folding camera
  • Manufacturer: Eastman Kodak Co., Rochester, N.Y., USA
  • Years of production: 1915-1926[2]
  • Film: Roll film (size 116)
  • Frame Size: 2 1/2 × 4 1/4 inches
  • Shutter: Kodex no.1 shutter with speeds B, T, 1/25, 1/50, or Kodak Ball Bearing shutter with an additional 1/100s speed for "moving objects", as the shutter says.
  • Lens: Kodar 122mm f/7.8. The 116 version was fitted with an f9 Bausch and Lomb rapid rectilinear.
  • Aperture: "1", "2", "3", "4", "5", "6", "7", "8", "9" (early models); f7.9-f22 (later). 116 version: Bausch and Lomb - f4 to f64
  • Focusing: By distance zone, 80, 250 & 1000ft detents on bellows extension

Notes and references Edit

  1. A similar, smaller camera, the No.2 Folding Autographic Brownie, took 120 film
  2. Square ends, 1915-17; round ends 1917-26. Reference: History of Kodak Cameras on


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