80year old LEICA iii-a-drp. Photographed with a Pentax 645D medium format DSLR with Pentax-d FA, 55MM F2.8, AL, IF, SDM, AW LENS, and +4 close-up filter.

1938 LEICA

carmine taverna



Leica was founded by:

Ernst Leitz in 1914.




Early Leica cameras were designed by OSKAR BARNACK circa 1914.

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Dear Fellow Photographers, My name is Carmine Taverna, from New York City. I have been a photographer since 1973, having graduated the School of Modern Photography, Little Falls New Jersey. My work has been published on the cover of magazines & newspapers. The mission of this website, is to acknowledge, Freedom of Expression through the Art of Photography.