M.I.O.M. Photax III

The M.I.O.M. Photax III is a simple viewfinder camera made of Bakeliteā€”an early plasticā€”produced by Manufacture dā€™Isolants et dā€™Objets MoulĆ©, a now defunct French company that specialized in electrical insulators and plastic molding. M.I.O.M. made several different cameras before and after the Second World War including eight variations of their flagship Photax model between 1937 and 1960.