Snap Shots October 2020

Photograph by Dorothea Lange

This issue of snap shots features two online exhibits of Dorothea Lange’s iconic photographs. Plus, What To Do With the Family During COVID: A Suggestion From a PHSNE Member, a book review, and more.

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The Blair Combination Camera from Boston

Combination cameras were manufactured in Boston by the Blair Tourograph & Dry Plate Company from 1882 to 1894 and “are traditional field designs offered with a unique [patented] accessory plate-holder extension mounted at the rear” (https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/226546-blaircombination-camera-1882). In an 1882 pamphlet,

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Minolta Maxxum 7000 (1985)

Minolta Maxxum 7000 — First 35mm All-Auto SLR

From time-to-time, PHSNE’s warehouse crew comes across an unusual camera as they sift through donations and prepare for auctions. One recent find was a Minolta Maxxum 7000, destined for Photographica 89, PHSNE’s one-day dealer show, sale, and auction for everything

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Zeiss Expert Wes Loder Explains the Tenax II

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Fifty Years of Photographica Shows

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PHSNE Zoom Meetings

Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 7:30PM EST

Zeiss Expert Wes Loder

Explains the Tenax II

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Sunday, Mar 5, 2023 7:30PM EST

Topic: TBD

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PHSNE Zoom meetings?

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Support PHSNE on eBay 

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Save This Date:

Saturday, April 22, 2023

Fifty Years of Photographica Shows

Photographica 90

Newton North High School

Contact Show Manager John Dockery

Use the