Articles in Kamera magazine 2014

Articles in Kamera magazine 2014


Kamera 2/2014

Foreign Minister Väinö Tanner and the terms of peace for the Winter War

In the first part of the article series, we take a peek into the collection of the photographic studio Pietinen.


Kamera 3-4/2014

The landscape captures attention

Erkki Mikkola photographed landscape panoramas during the early 1900s.


Kamera 5/2014

The general and the bear

Pauli Jänis photographed Mesikkä, the pet bear of Major General Raappana.


Kamera 6-7/2014

Lifestyle entrepreneur Johan Venninen

The construction project by the blind Johan Venninen was recorded in photographs from the 1950s.


Kamera 8/2014

Goodbyes at the start of World War I

A. O. Väisänen recorded the start of World War I in Russia with his camera.


Kamera 9/2014

Atomic train on its way to the east

The first shipment of spent nuclear fuel left for the Soviet Union 33 years ago.


Kamera 10-11/2014

A view into the wilds of Siberia

Kai Donner travelled to Siberia and photographed the lives of the locals with a roll film camera.


Kamera 12/2014

People and urban landscapes

Photographer Teuvo Kanerva takes you on a tour of everyday life in the 1960s.



Mesikkä having a morning bath at lake Novika in 1944. Photo: Pauli Jänis / Picture Collections of the Finnish Heritage Agency

Mesikkä, the pet bear of Major General Raappana. Photo: Pauli Jänis / The Picture Collections of Finnish Heritage Agency (HK7744:408)

Childhood friends say goodbye before going to war in Vechkanovo, Buguruslansky District, Mordovia, 1914. Photo: A. O. Väisänen / Picture Collections of the Finnish Heritage Agency

Childhood friends say goodbye before going to war, Vechkanovo, Buruguslansky District, Mordovia 1914. Photo: A. O. Väisänen / The Picture Collections of Finnish Heritage Agency (SUK119:115)