Camerapedia
m (Falcon moved to Falcon (Bakelite): avoid confusion with Falcon (folding))
 
(7 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
  +
{{stub}}
 
 
{{Flickr_image
 
{{Flickr_image
 
|image_source= http://www.flickr.com/photos/graustark/912231516/in/pool-camerapedia/
 
|image_source= http://www.flickr.com/photos/graustark/912231516/in/pool-camerapedia/
 
|image= http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1403/912231516_812e7f17ab.jpg
 
|image= http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1403/912231516_812e7f17ab.jpg
|image_align= right
+
|image_align= center
|image_text= Falcon
+
|image_text= Falcon Model G <small>image by Graustark</small>
  +
|image_rights=with permission
 
}}
 
}}
   
The '''Falcon''' [[127 film]] camera was made in New York by the [[Utility Manufacturing Company]].
+
The '''Falcon''' camera was made in New York by the [[Utility Manufacturing Company]] from c.1938.
The body was [[Bakelite]] - construction and styling follows the lines of the 35mm [[Argus A]] and the 127 [[Detrola Model E]] and Model H.
+
The body was "Neilite" (similar to [[Bakelite]]) - construction and styling follows the lines of the 35mm [[Argus A]] and the 127 [[Detrola Model E]] and Model H.
   
  +
Takes sixteen 3x4 images on [[127 film]].
   
=== Links ===
+
==Falcon viewfinder models:==
* [http://www.vintagephoto.tv/falconf.shtml Falcon Model F] on [http://www.vintagephoto.tv/index.shtml Scott's Photographica Collection]
 
   
  +
*[[Falcon Model F|Model F]] has an f/3.5 lens, a Deltax shutter.
[[Category: F]]
 
  +
*Model FE adds an [[light meter|extinction meter]].
[[Category: Bakelite]]
 
  +
*Model G has an f4.5 lens, an an Aplhax shutter.
[[Category: 127 film]]
 
  +
*Model GE adds an extinction meter.
  +
  +
===Links===
 
* [http://www.vintagephoto.tv/falconf.shtml Falcon Model F] on [http://www.vintagephoto.tv/index.shtml Scott's Photographica Collection]
  +
* [http://www.collection-appareils.fr/x/html/page_standard.php?id_appareil=737 in www.collection-appareils.fr]
 
[[Category:F]]
 
[[Category:Bakelite]]
 
[[Category:127 film]]
  +
[[Category:Bestiary]]

Latest revision as of 11:03, 28 February 2020

The Falcon camera was made in New York by the Utility Manufacturing Company from c.1938. The body was "Neilite" (similar to Bakelite) - construction and styling follows the lines of the 35mm Argus A and the 127 Detrola Model E and Model H.

Takes sixteen 3x4 images on 127 film.

Falcon viewfinder models:[]

  • Model F has an f/3.5 lens, a Deltax shutter.
  • Model FE adds an extinction meter.
  • Model G has an f4.5 lens, an an Aplhax shutter.
  • Model GE adds an extinction meter.

Links[]