Taron Chic (1961)

This is a Taron Chic, a vertical half frame 35mm scale focus camera made by Taron Company Limited of Tokyo Japan starting in 1961.  The Chic shoots 18mm x 24mm “half-frame” exposures on regular 35mm film.  Unlike most half frame 35mm cameras, the film transports vertically, rather than horizontally which … Continue reading Taron Chic (1961)