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Jose Paula replied to Anne Bull's discussion A.E.Staley and Sands and Hunter
"And here is a page of the Mentor catalogue from c. 1907 with the original description of your camera.Mentor Spiegel-Reflex-Camera_1905-07.jpeg"
Dec 16, 2020
Jose Paula replied to Anne Bull's discussion A.E.Staley and Sands and Hunter
"Yes, the lateral rails appeared circa 1911, before it was a baseboard with bottom rails. See the attached extract from McKeown's guide, p.659. Also attached another Mentor (Klein-Mentor) rebranded in the UK, the 'Sickle Reflex de…"
Dec 14, 2020
Jose Paula replied to Anne Bull's discussion A.E.Staley and Sands and Hunter
"Good morning. This camera from Staley is most probably of German origin. It looks very similar to the Goltz & Breutmann Mentor Reflex from 1905. Staley at the time was selling other Mentor cameras, such as the 'Collapsible Royal Focal…"
Dec 14, 2020
Jose Paula commented on Nuno de Avelar Pinheiro's group Portuguese Photography
"There are no early reference to Portuguese made cameras at the turn of the XIX century. A few retailers would sell German, British and French cameras. In last Photographica Fair in London I found a tailboard camera branded by J.J. Ribeiro & Cia…"
Jan 24, 2020
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