Movie Camera

Emel, Manufacturer

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Maker and Role
Emel, Manufacturer
Production Date
Small hand-held 16 mm movie ciné camera with a dark grey metal body. On one side is a winding key that turns anti-clockwise (as indicated by a directional arrow) and on the other side is the spools loading compartment. An Exposure Chart on a metal plate has been riveted on the lid that covers the spools compartment. The camera has a hand-grip in the form of a braided leather strap at the bottom. There is a small lens on the front and an eyepiece on the top to view the subject.
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Leather
Processed Material/Glass
Signature/Marks and Type
EMEL Embossed
Camera Cine 8 BTES.C.D.G France Et Etranger Embossed
Accession No
Credit Line
Emel. Unknown. Movie Camera, 2006.34. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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