Agfa Iso-Rapid IF

This is a small, light and simple camera. Superficially, it resembles a Kodak Instamatic – I suspect intentionally. The camera sports some basic controls. There are two shutter speeds 1) sunny (1/80) and 2) cloudy or flash (1/40). In addition, there are three apertures available: f/8, f/11 and f/16. f/11 is marked with a sunnyContinue reading “Agfa Iso-Rapid IF”

Agfa Billy Record

Agfa Billy-Record Agfa Billy-Record landscape format This is a fairly standard full frame 120 film camera from the mid 1930s.  I think this camera is a grey import – no “made in Germany”, distance scale in metres and the tripod socket is continental rather than UK or USA. The 1937 Photographic Almanac refers to thisContinue reading “Agfa Billy Record”