OP did state, "trying to find out camera history is tough". The issue, to that point, is that there isn't necessarily a lot of history as there might be in other formats. The first to offer a way to meter at the film plane, or the first to offer a (whatever) is less filled with innovations than as one might find in medium or miniature (135) format world, as folks are not impressed with most of the technical innovations as in smaller format cameras. What LF marketing folks like to play up big time (like 'base tilt' and 'yaw free') don't necessarily get viewed as revolutionary must-have's.
Originally Posted by tessar
Go here for information on Komamura, maker of Horseman http://camerapedia.wikia.com/wiki/Komamura
and here for additional information on Horseman products http://www.komamura.co.jp/e/L45.html
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