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StenopeiKa 810se2 folding camera cypress wood from Tuscany, Italy

Hyper camera 4x5 basic - the first affordable folding camera

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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

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 very super special video! The preview of the new 4×5 folding camera… the X camera 4×5″!!! I went to Brussels to meet the professional collodionist Silvano Magnone and try together the new camera (with wetplate holder) to receive some feedback. With us, Elize, the assistant of Silvano, became available at a small shooting. Designed […]

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Ciao Ragazzi! Weekend with wet collodion photography with Silvano Magnone and friends of the Aurea association in Rome. For the occasion we used a Stenopeika 45se2 folding camera with StenopeiKa 4×5 wetplate holder. It was also an opportunity to test the great feature of this camera (besides having all the movements both on the front […]

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Ciao ragazzi After a week of vacation in which I have not published any content, here we are with a new video! This time, after many requests and comments, I will show you in detail the operation of the back of the StenopeiKa 45se2 folding camera and how it can be used with classic film […]

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Thanks to the invitation of Giorgio Bordin I was able to bring some cameras to Parma for the wet collodion workshop, a small video was born I hope you like it. StenopeiKa 810se2 folding camera cypress wood: Stenopeika 810se2 folding camera StenopeiKa Hyper camera 4×5 advanced: Hyper camera 4×5 – advanced

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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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