www.craigcamera.com
Serving Photo Collectors Since 1969
Link to Craig's Daguerreian Registry
(Research on American Photographers 1839-1860)

e-mail address: john@craigcamera.com is no longer operational please use: craigcamera@outlook.com

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    INSTRUCTION MANUALS

    PHOTOGRAPHIC LITERATURE

  • Branded Literature A to Z
  • Hove Magic Lantern Guides
  • Reprinted Repair Manuals
  • New and Reprinted Reference Books
  • Reprinted Photo Catalogs
  • The Daguerreian Era
  • British Journal of Photography 1920-1939

    PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGES
  • Daguerreotypes, Ambrotypes & Cases
  • 19th and 20th Century Images
  • Signed Political CDV's, c. 1863-1865
  • Quality Cartes-de-Visite
  • Edward S. Curtis Gravures on Tissue
  • Photographical Images
  • Pasadena Rose Parade Photographs, 1892
  • Images by Edward Steichen

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  • Cameras, Lenses, Projection
  • Camera Accessories
  • Bargain Page
  • Photographer's Baby Posing Chair, c. 1910
  • Projection Lamps
  • Projection Lamp Cross-Reference
    OWN A PROJECTOR BUT DON'T KNOW WHAT LAMP IT TAKES? THIS LIST MIGHT HELP.
  • General Ephemera
  • Photo-Related Playing Cards
  • Kodak Collector Pins & Things
  • Nikon Collector Pins & Things
  • Other Photo Pins & Things

    AND HERE'S THE 3-D STUFF
  • 3-D Equipment
  • 3-D Literature
  • Stereo Views
  • New 3-D Specialties
  • Tru-Vue
  • View-Master
  • Nishika 3-D Camera Special! + a new packaged outfit Special!

    FREE RESEARCH/REFERENCE
  • Kodak Bellows By Part Number
  • Dating Your Rolleicord
  • Dating Your f/3.5 Rolleiflex
  • Dating Your f/2.8 Rolleiflex
  • Dating Later Graflex Cameras
  • Dating Some Zeiss Lenses
  • Identifying Bronica Models
  • Who Made Your Tower Camera
  • Folksy Deardorf History
  • Uncle Sam Prices Your Used Camera, 1942
  • Basic Computer Lesson(Humor)
  • Funny is Everywhere(Photos)
  • Dealers Beware! An internet scam with a delayed reaction

  • John S. Craig

    QUALITY, INTEGRITY AND SERVICE FOR 40 YEARS
    Notice to our loyal customers:

    CRAIGCAMERA.COM IS NOW RE-OPENED. Our founder John S. Craig died on Friday February 25, 2011.

    I appreciate your loyalty and all your kind words about my husband John.

    I will accept your orderes by e-mail or snail mail at the following addresses: Hon. Joyce Krutick Craig (Ret.) at craigcamera@outlook.com or at our post office box PO 1637 Torrington, CT.If you wish to pay with a credit card I will send you a PayPal invoice. You click on the link supplied and you can enter your credit card information. I will also accept check or money order, or PayPal. The telephone is now working. Please give me the items you wish to purchase and your address so that I can determine the shipping costs. I ask that you be patient with me as John refused to teach me to run the business and this will be trial and error for me. PLEASE NOTE: I HAVE LOCATED MOST OF ITEMS NUMBERED #90000 THROUGH 90245. HOWEVER, PLEASE INCLUDE NOT ONLY THE ITEM NUMBER BUT THE DESCRIPTION OF THE ITEM AS THEY ARE IN FILE DRAWERS THAT ARE FILED ALPHABETICALLY AND THE INVENTORY NUMBER IS NOT ANYWHERE ON OR IN THE FILE DRAWERS. THANK-YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AS I LEARN WHERE EVERYTHING IS LOCATED!

    REDUCING INVENTORY -- GOOD BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY!!!
    I WANT TO SELL MY ENTIRE STOCK OF 4,300+ MOVIE AND SLIDE PROJECTOR BULBS. There are thousands of customers out there who still need bulbs, many of which are no longer manufactured. This is a great opportunity for a retirement business or to augment your current income. Asking $5900.00 PRICE SLASHED NOW ASKING $3500 BUT MUST BE PICKED UP. Complete list and details on request.
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    In Memory
    Bo Diddley 1929-2008
    John Craig Photo 1965
    INSTRUCTION MANUALS
    World's largest selection; 12,000 different manuals -- cameras, projectors, accessories, lenses
    PHOTOGRAPHIC LITERATURE
    Books, catalogs, price lists, promotional booklets, original repair literature, etc. 10,000+ items
    REPRINTED REPAIR MANUALS
    Hundreds of manuals faithfully reproduced from the originals. Other sites offer second and third generation copies
    THE REFERENCE SHELF
    Current Price Guides, General Repair References; extensive out of print Hove Magic Lantern Guides; and Reprinted Camera Company Catalogs
    THE DAGUERREIAN ERA
    Craig's Daguerreian Registry, Daguerreian Check Lists, Reprinted Texts on Photography from the 1840-1870 period
    CAMERAS, LENSES & PROJECTION ITEMS
    An interesting array of mostly antique materials; not our specialty any longer, but you'll be amazed at what you might find here
    PHOTOGRAPHIC ACCESSORIES
    From adapters to film holders, filters, caps and cases, a unique and interesting assortment of things -- many odd and unusual -- maybe even useful. Another of our non-specialties.
    PHOTOGRAPHIC EPHEMERA
    Another fun assortment, from advertising cards and calendars to antique darkroom chemistry, old film, Kodak transparencies and toy cars, enjoy your visit!.
    VIEW-MASTER~and~TRU-VUE
    Childhood memories, and sought-after collectibles. Viewers, literature, reels and packets. (Other Streeo and 3-D links at left)
    PROJECTION BULBS
    Hundreds of projection bulbs for your old, antique and renewed projectors. Some you won't find anywhere else on the internet.
    PHOTOGRAPHICAL IMAGES
    Nearly three dozen highly collectible items related directly to the history of photography -- images of photographers, of galleries, of equipment; and relaled ephemera.
    BARGAIN PAGE
    With constant additions, bargain hunters can find cheap-o books on photography and hundreds of worn and lightly torn instruction manuals.
    Photographer's Baby Posing Chair, c. 1910
    Images by Edward Steichen