II International Vintage UW Camera Meeting

2nd International Vintage UW Camera Meeting. Free entry

in this second Meeting we will talk about Rolleimarin and Hans Hass. This year we are celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Rolleimarin, which was launched  to the markets in March 1954.

Hosts: Andrés Clarós (HDSES) and Enrique Dauner.

Speakers: Michael Jung (Germany), Wulf Koehler (Germany), Patrick McCoole (Ireland), Christian Petron (France), Franz Rothbrust (Germany), Kurt Schaefer (Austria), John Wild (England).

• Date: Friday 21st November 2014
• Times: 10:00 -14:00 & 16:00-19:00
• Venue: BMM Assembly Hall

Programme of activities:

09:00-10:00 Visit to the UW Cameras Exhibition at the Maritime Museum of Barcelona

10:15-11:00 “Hans Hass and His Early Underwater Filming Cameras”. Patrick McCoole.
11:00-11:30 “The cooperation between Hass and Rollei”. Franz Rothbrust.
11:30-12:00 “Rolleimarin PR230 and the reconstruction of its original wooden box: An European Project”. Franz Rothbrust.
12:00-12:30 “The Evolution of the Rollei Stereo Cameras. The Making off of a Dopple Rolleiflex Replica”. John Wild.
12:30-13:00 “Short History of a finding: The RolleiMarin Stereo Prototype“.  Andrés Clarós.
13:00-13:30 “Restoration of RM 504. An international Challenge”. Franz Rothbrust.

13:30-14:00 “From Whale Hunting to Whale Watching”. Wulf Koehler.

14:00-15:00 Lunch

15:30-16:00 Visit to the UW Cameras Exhibition at the Maritime Museum of Barcelona

16:00-16:40 “The Aquamarin WKD-SL66”. Wulf Koehler.
16:40-17:00 “Can you (the experts) help us to identify the early Hans Hass Cameras?” Andrés Clarós, Enrique Dauner.
17:00-18:00  “Hans Hass Films”

18:00-19:00h Homage to Hans Hass and Kurt Schaefer:

“Outstanding Underwater Photographer“ Hans Hass . Michael Jung, Franz Rothbrust, Enrique Dauner.
“The History of a handy-boy who became in a genius on UW Cameras”. Andrés Clarós, Enrique Dauner.