View Full Version : Huge camera for auction

12-20-2011, 07:57 AM
A friend sent me this link, I have no idea what this critter is but if I were any closer to the auction I'd go check it out...


12-20-2011, 09:18 AM
Looks like a fixed-focus 12x20 vertical. Who knows whatever it was made for.

12-20-2011, 09:26 AM
Where is it being auctioned? When I searched the Zip site I couldn't find where it is being auctioned at (but I did open above on my phone which maybe cut out that info)

12-20-2011, 10:07 AM
It's in the middle of NY state, I emailed the auctioneer about it and he just replied that he has no idea what it is and doesn't care to check. I would guess that the lens is probably a pretty good find if it covered 12x20?

12-20-2011, 10:32 AM
It's not as pretty as the one listed here:

John Austin
01-03-2012, 06:20 AM
The camera looks like a "This could come in useful" space waster


I prefer (27) Judge Spencer's desk; Angelica, NY -

jamie young
01-03-2012, 07:46 AM
It looks like a homemade rotating panoramic camera, like a cirkut camera. same mechanism and vertical slit