Drexler & Nagel
|Photo industry in Stuttgart|
|Contessa | Contessa-Nettel | Drexler & Nagel | Ebner | Hauff | Kenngott | Kodak AG | G. A. Krauss | Nagel | Zeiss Ikon|
In 1908 Drexler & Nagel was founded, a camera maker based in Stuttgart, Germany. In 1909 it was renamed to Contessa Camerawerke or Contessa Camerawerke Drexler & Nagel. One of its founders and camera designers was Dr. August Nagel (1882-1943). In 1918 he constructed an aerial camera. In 1919 the company was bought the Nettel Camerawerk. Together they were Contessa-Nettel. It operated under the Contessa-Nettel name from 1919 until 1926.