Monday, May 30, 2011

Adding Machines


A mechanical engineer's dream collection of mid-century adding machines.  Actually, that is exactly what you are viewing photographed by Kevin Twomey. As it often happens the creative intent of Twomey evolved from photographing the evolution of that handy dandy adding machine the calculator once he discovered these mechanical relics and an avid collector of them just 3 miles from his studio. Kismet!

Kevin also created an incredible video about the story of the collector and his knowledge of his acquisitions. You really MUST view it. I uploaded it here but blogger really compromised the quality so PLEASE follow this link. And of course come back and tell me what you think.


amourette said...

these are amazing

Kelly said...

Aren't they! If you haven't watched the video do so now. It's so well put together.

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