Fritz Kaftanski was a serial camera inventor. His career began in Berlin, Germany in November 1927 with the founding of Fotofex Kameras with financial backing form his father in-law. In 1939 he escaped from Nazi Germany and moved to Czechoslovakia , where he called himself Fritz, then Friedrich and finally Frederick when he finally moved to France in 1945. Kaftanski's Kafta manufacturing shop was located at 74 r. de la Federation, Paris (15e), France. While he manufactured the cameras, the Tiranty company of 106, BD Haussmann in Paris handled the distribution. During this time he produced a new series of plastic cameras based on his Kaftax camera design and a few old ones.
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BANCO LUXE or BANCO 4.5
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