Lancaster Instantograph

For Christmas, my father-in-law-to-be gave me a Victorian mahogany and brass view camera. It’s an Instantograph, manufactured by J Lancaster & Son of Birmingham. Despite its name, there’s nothing instant about this camera!¬†The Instantograph was first introduced in 1882 and evolved through¬†various design iterations until the last ones were made some time in the early […]

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