DRUH - (Kamera Polska)

DRUH

„Noble camera”
(press information)

 

Manufacturer Paweł Sobkowski Zakłady Mechaniczne Kamera-Polska (KA-POL) in  Chodzież
Model
DRUH
Type
Tailboard, bellows double extension
Film
Glass plates and sheet film
Film size
9 x 12 cm
Years of production 1934
Body
Metal, covered with leather
Lens Double anastigmat – aperture opening size 1:4,5 or 1:5,4
Frame enables lens for vertical and horizontal shift
Shutter

COMPUR S, with self-timer  - (B, T, 1 - 1/500)

VARIO (B, T, 1/25, 1/50, 1/100)

IBSOR (B, T, 1, 1/2, 1/5, 1/10, 1/25, 1/50 i 1/100)

Diaphragm Iris
Viewfinder Frame and mirror viewfinders
Focus
On focusing screen and according to the distance scale on the lens
Tripod socket  ?
Price (1933) 135 - 250 zł,- depending on the lens type
Number produced several dozen

 

DRUH cameras were equipped with two lens versions and three shutter types.

lens shutter Catalogue No.
1:4,5 COMPUR KP / DR / 10 / 10
1: 4,5 IBSOR KP / DR / 10 / 20
1: 5,4 VARIO KP / DR / 10 / 30

DRUH cameras were among the awards during photo contest of 1934, organized by Kamera Polska company.


DRUH was presented by Kamera Polska during the thirteenth International Fair in Poznan, in 1934.

Excerpt from the article “Targi Poznańskie.” Photography included in issue no. 4 of Foto-Amator in 1934

 

 It is not known if any model of DRUH still exists today.

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