Certo Doppel Box (1935)

What is it? This is a Certo Doppel Box made by Certo Camera Werk of Dresden Germany around 1935.  Some sources online suggest this camera was made in 1932, but I believe the later date to be correct.  The Doppel Box is an all metal box camera with several unique …

Certo Dollina II (1937)

What is it? This is a Certo Dollina II rangefinder camera made in Dresden, Germany by Certo Camera Werk.  The Dollina II was first introduced in 1936, only a year after the Dollina I which did not have a rangefinder, making the Dollina series the second cameras ever made designed to …

Certo Super Sport Dolly Model A (1936)

What is it? This is a Super Sport Dolly medium format camera made by Certo Camera Werk out of Dresden, Germany.  Certo was a maker of medium to high end folding cameras who saw it’s greatest success prior to World War II.  They had a long line of medium format …