This Minox sub miniature camera you see here is the first miniature in the world, designed by Walter Zapp in 1936, developed just before the 2nd world war. Walter Zapp was one of the pioneers of Photography. The Minox is built in yellow filter, switches to half to 1/1000 sec, it has the ability to shoot from the distance of 20cm without any additional lenses, 90% of shots without readjusting precision, it's dimensions: 1.7 x 2.7 x 8.0cm, weighs 125g and uses 8 x 11mm film. Initially it was marketed both as Luxury / Spy camera which highly favors sercet agents as a compatiable tool for their documentations with excellent quality......Click on link for more info. on Walter Zapp.
The Minox (spy cam) was actually used in one of James Bond's movies "On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)" and also listed on Bond Lifestyle Gadgets.
Actually this sub miniature camera reminds me of the Nokia's L'Amour collection 7380 ;)
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