The above banner was made with the field camera Linhof Technika III on film 120
It is in Munich, Germany in 1887 that Valentin Linhof creates a workshop where he developed a technical room large format he completed in 1899. This metal lid camera is the ancestor of the future "Technika". Later, Nikolaus Karpf, following the death in 1929 of V. Linhof continues development of such cameras to finally come out the new room Technika in 1936. A series of technical cameras (Technika, Super Technika, Cardan Cardan Color, Press .. 70) will be built as well as accessories, under this prestigious brand in this highly professional field of large format technical rooms.