British photographic history

Information and discussion on all aspects of British photographic history

darrin hill
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions (5)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums

darrin hill's Discussions

Shew Camera Company
3 Replies

 would anyone know if the finders that came with the Shew folding strut cameras were supplied with the cameras when purchased or if they had to be ordered separately?I have an argument going on my fb…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by darrin hill Dec 18, 2017.

Greetings from Texas... Im searching for this...
1 Reply

Howdy...   thanks for the add...    I collect early wet plate gear and was wondering if anything knew anything about the j. Lewis and co. , of birmingham, Automatic plate rocker.Here's a video of…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Pritchard Jul 24, 2017.

Gifts Received

Gift

darrin hill has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

darrin hill's Page

Latest Activity

darrin hill replied to darrin hill's discussion Shew Camera Company
"thanks for the info."
Dec 18, 2017
Rob Tooley replied to darrin hill's discussion Shew Camera Company
"Hello, Early adverts (1892) list the finder as a separate item, along with other options and fittings. In that period the finders were wooden reflecting types (ground glass) with hoods. Later adverts (1899 and 1901) include the finder, where it is…"
Dec 18, 2017
darrin hill posted a discussion

Shew Camera Company

 would anyone know if the finders that came with the Shew folding strut cameras were supplied with the cameras when purchased or if they had to be ordered separately?I have an argument going on my fb group on wood cameras that the finders are made of wood, where some think they are of metal...  and since www.earlyphotography.co.uk has wood finders and www.antiquewoodcameras.com has metal, im a bit…See More
Dec 18, 2017
darrin hill replied to Arthur Margolin's discussion What was this piece of equipment used for?
"lovely....  you brits have the good stuff... cant find anything like that here in the states."
Oct 9, 2017

Profile Information

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of British photographic history to add comments!

Join British photographic history

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

© 2018   Created by Michael Pritchard.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service