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Bilora Boy Camera 4.5 x 6 cm roll film camera

Box camera Bilora Boy 4x4 roll film 127 Bilora Boy Camera 4.5 x 6 cm roll film camera, film 127, Bakelite The company was founded in 1909 by Mr. Wilhelm and Carl Kürbi Niggeloh. Christmas 1949 came the BILORA Boy on the market. The special thing about her was her very nicely-designed plastic housing [...]

By | June 27th, 2014|40s, Design, Industrial, Technology, Vintage|Comments Off on Bilora Boy Camera 4.5 x 6 cm roll film camera

Different building types of early airships.

Egg`s Folly Early airship design. Edmond Genêt 1825 Airship Terzuola Different building types of early airships. Pauly and Egg. Egg`s Folly  “Dolphin”, designed by Swiss engineers John Pauly and Durs Egg in 1816 Airship 1825 by Edmond Genet ( Book: Memorial on the upwards forces of fluids and their applicability to several arts, [...]

By | April 9th, 2014|19th century, Airship, Design, Illustration, Technology|Comments Off on Different building types of early airships.

Airships by aviation pioneer Baptiste H. J.Giffard

Airship by Baptiste H. J.Giffard Airship by Baptiste H. J.Giffard Airships of the French engineer and aviation pioneer Baptiste Henri Jacques Giffard. Baptiste Henri Jacques Giffard 1825-1882 was a French engineer and aviation pioneer who has made an outstanding contribution by the use of steam power as a drive for the [...]

By | April 8th, 2014|19th century, Airship, Technology|Comments Off on Airships by aviation pioneer Baptiste H. J.Giffard

Airship No.6 by Santos Dumont in the race to the Eiffel Tower

Airship Nr.6 Airship No.6 by Santos Dumont in the race to the Eiffel Tower in Paris 1901. With this Airship (zeppelin) aviator Santos Dumont won on October 19, 1901, by the German de la Meutre donated prize of 125,000 francs. He had to fly around while the Eiffel Tower and back within a [...]

By | March 17th, 2014|10s, Airship, Historic, Postcards, Technology|Comments Off on Airship No.6 by Santos Dumont in the race to the Eiffel Tower