Brownie Model 1

Brownie Model 1
Brownie Model 1


The Brownie Model 1 was manufactured in Great Britain between 1957 and 1959.

It uses 620 film. It has a metal case and has the same dimensions as the Brownie Junior Six 20. The lens is equipped with a fixed focal length Kodet lens. The shutter is rotary with two possible speeds (Instant I and B exposure). It outputs photos in 6*9 format. The camera weighs 490g.

Where to find it and at what price ?

The device is uncommon. You will find it at 10€ in flea markets.


The Brownie Model 1 is a classic and inexpensive camera. The low cost of the camera made it accessible to the popular circles.


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