K.K. Takasago Shōkai (㈱高砂商会) was a Japanese distributor in Ginza, Tokyo, in the 1950s. The company distributed the Sanon Six folders (made by Tōsei Kōki) and the Comex 35 viewfinder camera, originally called Sanon 35. It also announced the Sanonflex TLR.
Takasago is a place name in Tokyo, not far from Koiwamachi, where the factory of Tōsei Kōki was located.
- Sanon 35 and Comex 35
- Sanon Six (I), II, III (name variants of the Frank Six)
- ↑ Its exact address was Tōkyō-to Chūō-ku Ginza Higashi 4–1 (東京都中央区銀座東4–1). Advertisements dated June and July 1953 reproduced in Kokusan kamera no rekishi, pp.138–9.
- ↑ Formerly shown at a page by Terasaki Haruhisa.
- Asahi Camera (アサヒカメラ) editorial staff. Shōwa 10–40nen kōkoku ni miru kokusan kamera no rekishi (昭和10–40年広告にみる国産カメラの歴史, Japanese camera history as seen in advertisements, 1935–1965). Tokyo: Asahi Shinbunsha, 1994. ISBN 4-02-330312-7.