Officially known as Zenza Bronica, with lenses labeled Zenzanon, this was one of Japan’s premier manufacturers of medium format cameras from soon after WWII until the 1980s. The name, Zenza Bronica, has an interesting origin. The founder of the company was Zenzaburo Hoshino. By combining his first name and the term Brownie Camera, one comes up with Zenza Bronica… it makes more sense when you do it in Japanese! :) To learn more about Bronica look here.

I currently own four Bronica cameras:

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