Exakta Bibliography

The following books are highly recommended both for the casual and serious Exakta collector/user:
 

Aguila, Clément and Rouah, Michel. Exakta Cameras 1933-1978, Hove Photo Books, East Sussex, UK, 1987-1989. ISBN 0-906447-38-0

_____________________________. Exakta Collection - Historique De La Société Ihagee 1933-1987, Hove Photo Books, East Sussex, UK 2003. ISBN

Cullen, Gary and Rademaker, Klaus. Exakta Obscurities, Seltsames und Seltenes, Delta, British Columbia, Canada, 2001. ISBN 0-9689868-1-1

Deschin, Jacob. Exakta Photography, Fountain Press, London, UK 1959

Emanuel, W.D. Exakta 35mm Guide, Focal Press, London, UK - many editions starting in 1956

Hummel, Richard. Spiegelreflexkameras aus Dresden, Leipzig, Germany, 1995, Edition: Reintzsch. ISBN 3-89506-127-1

Rober, Norlin. The Ihagee 35mm Exaktas and Exas, USA, 1977 **

Thiele, Hartmut. "Fabrikationsbuch Photooptik Carl Zeiss Jena 1927 - 1991", Stuttgart, Germany: Verlag der H. Lindemanns Buchhandlung, 2003. ISBN

Upton, Miles. Ultimate Exakta Repair, A CLA & New Curtains for Your Camera, USA, 2002. ISBN 0-9727857-0-1

Wichmann, Klaus. Von Der Kine-Exakta Bis Zur Elbaflex, Stuttgart, Germany: Verlag der H. Lindemanns Buchhandlung, 1990. ISBN 3-89506-129-8

_____________. Exa Die Preiswerte Kleinbildreflex, Stuttgart, Germany: Verlag der H. Lindemanns Buchhandlung, 1990. ISBN 3-89506-165-4

Wurst, Werner. Exakta Manual, Fountain Press, London, UK - many editions

____________. EXAKTA Kleinbild-Fotografie, Halle VEB Fotokinoverlag, 1st Edition 1952 through 12th Edition 1974


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Book update nearing completion at this time by Steve Gandy. It will be republished with numerous additions and called Exaktas, Exas & Friends.


Other Recommended Books

Antonetto, Marco & Russo, Claudio. Topcon Story, Nassa Watch Gallery, Lugano, Switzerland, 1997. ISBN: 88-87161-00-3

Loose, Erhard & Kühnel, Werner. Praktina-Technik, Fotokinoverlag Halle, Leipzig, Germany. 1960

Voigt, Friedrich W. Novoflex Pocket Book, Focal Press, London, UK 1963 - valuable resource on all Novoflex accessories and lenses