View Full Version : WHO made this 8 x 10 camera???

3-Jan-2009, 09:54
This Camera belonged to my father, I've only used one time--(needs bellows replaced ) I was wondering if any of you guys would know who made this

It has a double extension bed, the lens board size is 6 5/8 x 6 5/8

The handle looks like a suit case handle

It weighs about 16 pounds

It has a gear double front rise

any help would be appreciated 21386




Peter De Smidt
3-Jan-2009, 10:13
Kodak, I think.

David Vickery
3-Jan-2009, 10:30
I think Peter is right, that looks like the Eastman Commercial Camera. Here is a link;


3-Jan-2009, 10:33
Yea that's a Kodak, looks like the same hardware as the Halfplate I owned

Peter De Smidt
3-Jan-2009, 15:19
David, thanks for the link. I have one of these. They're clearly a quality camera, although mine would need to be restored.