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Reid & Sigrist 35mm camera

7th February 2019 minoxit 3 min read

A BRIEF HISTORY OF REID & SIGRIST In the great British tradition of “Keep calm and muddle through”, during WW2, British official war photographers had used […]

Some strange cameras

5th February 2019 minoxit 1 min read

Cameras can come in all shapes and sizes. The rules that define a functioning camera allow for endless design possibilities. It’s no secret that (like many […]

Minox Jelabuga

28th January 2019 minoxit 1 min read

Riga Minox Images in Jelabuga POW Camp From July to August 1999, there was an exhibition titled “Do you know Jelabuga ?” in the Culture Museum […]

Jack Ruby and Minox

23rd January 2019 minoxit 1 min read
Jack Ruby and Minox

Shown here, in a recently discovered film footage, is the ill-famed Jack Ruby, one of the main pawns in the 1963 Kennedy assassination. The film is […]

Spy cameras – beginnings

20th August 2014 minoxit 3 min read
minoxit archived article

Photos uncovered by the National Archives show how the police spied on the suffragettes. These covert images – perhaps the UK’s first spy pictures – have […]

Minox B found with film

29th January 2014 minoxit 1 min read
minoxit archived article

Came across a well-used Minox B camera, at a garage sale last Sunday. This camera was not only very used, but also abused : viewfinder loose, […]

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