London, South Kensington
10 May 2002
Le Bi Ou Opthalmostéréoscoope
Chorretier, France; comprising a pair of 6½ x 9cm. cameras each with wood-body, nickelled-fittings, red-leather bellows, tooled leather covered front section and a Jarret, Paris lens, mounted on a pivoting wood track and focusing scale and rack and pinion focusing
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J. P. Francesch (1993), Les Appareils Photographiques Français, no. 1180.
Chorretier's stereo camera was based on the patent of Dr Destot and was particularly suited to macro stereo work.
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