120 film format is very versatile and it is possible obtain pictures very wide. The immage size of 6x17 is one of the most size used for panoramic photography using a 120 film format. Auloma for this format has developed the pinhole camera Superpanorama 6x17, a camera that use a pinhole lens with a hole of 0.3mm drilled on a brass sheet of 0.05mm, with a focal length of 72mm this camera own a view degree of 136°. Such as our Panorama 6x12 the negative sliding on two curved rails with a ray of 72mm to obtain a perfect lighting of the frame wide 170mm and heigt 56mm.
The pinhole camera Auloma Superpanorama own an innovetive design and is made with our special composite resins to obtain a reliable camera with a low friction to facilitate parts movements. Pinhole Superpanorama is very robust, infact resist well from weather attack such as hot, cold, rain, moud and could be handled without care. Its property of resist from thermal variations avoid the common troubleshooting that affect the wooden pinholes such as light leackage caused by the thermal expansion or handles loock used for winding the film.
The pinhole camera Auloma Superpanorama 6x17 such as its little sister Panorama 6x12 own an independet roll film back that allow an easy access of the film in both sides. This solution allow an easy film load, faster and without impediment.
Superpanorama 6x17 is a panoramic pinhole camera and own two pinhole lens machined with a small gap from the picture frame center, through this solution the photographer can select the optimal horizon height. In addition, with the possibility to mount the camera in portrait position, you can obtain exotic shots almost anamorphic.