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Dating rolleiflex 2 8f

Nicephore Niepce and Louis Daguerre formed a partnership in 1829, and figured out a new chemical bath for prints, which shortened the exposure process to eight hours.

A Rollei company timeline can be found at Retrography.com; another source of extensive information is Rollei Club.

This makes the Rolleiflex Automat/Letter model cameras very sought-after for shooting fast paced action, such as street photography.

A wide range of accessories made this camera a system: panorama head, sun shade, parallax-corrected close-ups lenses, color correction, contrast enhancing, and special effect filters, all mounted with a quick release bayonet, as well as a quick-change tripod attachment.

Antique and vintage cameras are valued by collectors for many reasons, from the historical significance of 19th century wood cameras to the fine optics of classic vintage Leicas.