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StenopeiKa 810se2 folding camera cypress wood from Tuscany, Italy

Hyper camera 4x5 basic - the first affordable folding camera

Hyper camera 4x5 advanced full optional

Large format photography

cameras and accessories for large format photography and alternative photographic process

Folding cameras

Traditional photography but new excellent wood and design, two focus systems and an incredible experience in control of image with independent movements

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Tailboard cameras

Modular large format cameras, design like 800's cameras but thinking for a modern collodion and film photographer, extensible in format and length in any moment

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Wetplate holders

Wetplate holders from 4x5" up to 20x24" with same dimensions of commercial fidelity film holder, and, on request, custom

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Lens with wooden barrel and glass lens design for portraits

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Contact print frames

Contact print frames for alternative photographic process, format A4, A3, A2 and custom on request

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Pinhole photography

Since 2009 the tradition of pinhole photography by StenopeiKa

Pinhole cameras

Traditional wooden pinhole cameras since 2009

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Paper pinhole cameras

Download the camera parts, print, fold and assembly your prefer camera

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Ciao Ragazzi Today is the day to present an evergreen of stenopeiKa’s catalog: the wetplate holder, in this case 8×10″ but what you will see in the video also applies to the formats 5×7″ and 4×5″, and also ULF. The features: the external dimensions are those of the film holder fidelity, so you can use them […]


Ciao ragazzi! Today i’ll show you your definitively affordable camera: Hyper camera 4×5 advanced full optional. Why definitive? Because for you who looking for: a lightweight camera (1,4 kg) compact (22x22x6.5 cm when closed) easy to transport (enter a bag for ipad), with the possibility to use not only the sheet films but also roll films […]


Ciao Ragazzi Also today other great news! I’ve just finished the advanced version of Hyper camera 4×5 the first affordable 4×5 camera by StenopeiKa. Why this version? Because after many request I decided to implement some features of high-level cameras on the basic to meet even the most demanding users. So for that reasons on […]


Ciao Ragazzi You read correctly, today I show you the new Hyper Camera 4×5″, the new affordable 4×5 folding camera the first of StenopeiKa brand. In the video you could see the design of new camera with the base board in the shape of the letter H from which the name “Hyper” is inspired. This camera […]

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StenopeiKa 8x10 tailboard modular camera

This camera was born for everyone who haven’t got clear ideas of format and technique that he want to make.
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StenopeiKa 45se2 folding camera

New StenopeiKa 4x5" folding camera available for pre-order. Available in Iroko, mohogany and Cypress wood, and also with wooden or carbon fiber baseboard.
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