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Made by Vena in Amsterdam, the Netherlands around 1949. Simple box style camera that takes 6×6 pictures on [[120 film]]. It has three shutterspeeds, B, 1/25s and 1/50s. The shutter is of the guillotine type. Four apertures can be selected on the front of the box; F/7,7, F/9. F/11 and F/16. The lens is a Vena-Amsterdam-Doublet 75cm/7,7. The shutter is triggered by a lever on the right. Some models have an accessory shoe on top. This is a camera where ease of production clearly prevailed over ease of use. It has a post-war material shortage feel over it.
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Made by [[Vena]] in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, around 1949. Simple box style camera that takes 6×6 pictures on [[120 film]]. It has three shutterspeeds, B, 1/25s and 1/50s. The shutter is of the guillotine type. Four apertures can be selected on the front of the box; F/7,7, F/9. F/11 and F/16. The lens is a Vena-Amsterdam-Doublet 75cm/7,7. The shutter is triggered by a lever on the right. Some models have an accessory shoe on top. This is a camera where ease of production clearly prevailed over ease of use. It has a post-war material shortage feel over it.
   
 
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Revision as of 19:36, 20 June 2006

Made by Vena in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, around 1949. Simple box style camera that takes 6×6 pictures on 120 film. It has three shutterspeeds, B, 1/25s and 1/50s. The shutter is of the guillotine type. Four apertures can be selected on the front of the box; F/7,7, F/9. F/11 and F/16. The lens is a Vena-Amsterdam-Doublet 75cm/7,7. The shutter is triggered by a lever on the right. Some models have an accessory shoe on top. This is a camera where ease of production clearly prevailed over ease of use. It has a post-war material shortage feel over it.


  • A Venaret at Kurt Tauber's cameramuseum.