became world famous through their once envisioned as a luxury item , but later got popular as so called “spy-camera
” invented by Walter Zapp in 1936 a Baltic German. This camera was the world’s smallest camera and was used by all secret services in the cold war. The brand name MINOX
stands for precision in mechanics and optics, German engineering and continuous innovation. Minox branched out into 110 format and 35mm cameras in 1976 and 1978, respectively. The MINOX
mission is to provide high-tech premium optics at a reasonable price point. Most of MINOX Binoculars and MINOX Spotting Scopes are waterproof and covered by a lifetime warranty. The MINOX HG line in 2006 was winner of “Field & Streams” “Best of the Best” award for the best new optical product.. Minox continues to operate today, producing or branding optical and photographic equipment.
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