Serial Number: Cam0003
Medium Format Camera
Country of Origin:
1940 - 1948
Mamiya is a Japanese camera maker founded in 1940,
which progressively specialized in professional
medium format cameras.
Mamiya was founded in May 1940 by Mamiya Seiichi.
It was based in Tokyo, Hongo, and its first camera
was the Mamiya Six, a 6×6 folder with coupled
rangefinder that was focused by moving the film
plane. There were many versions in the Mamiya Six
series, but it was the only Mamiya model for 8 years.