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A subminiature camera, the Minox was dreamed up way back in 1922 and fabricated by Walter Zapp, in 1936.Valsts Elektrotehniska Fabrika (VEF) produced the camera from 1937 through 1943. After the second World War, it was redesigned and manufacturing resumed in 1948 in Germany. Originally visualized as a extravagant article, it gained wide infamy as a spy camera. In 1976 Minox diverged into 110 film format and 1n 1978 into 35mm cameras. Minox continues to carry on today, creating or putting their name on various optical and photographic apparatus  updated article Jan 31, 2011