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Maalit72 (now: Israel Elevators by Maalit72 or ISRAVATORS by Maalit72) is an Israeli elevator photographer from Holon, Israel.


Maalit72 is interested on elevators since the age of 6(June 2002). In June 2008 he started watching elevator videos.

Maalit72 started filming elevators in December 2008 but only one of the videos he filmed in 2008 uploaded to YouTube.

In 2009 before he opened his YouTube account he filmed some elevators and most of these videos uploaded to YouTube when he opened his account.

In March 22 2009 he opened his YouTube channel.

In September 15 2013 he changed the name of his YouTube channel to Israel Elevators.

Maalit72 also opened a new YouTube account for animations.

In March 2014 he was for 4 days in Eilat but he only filmed 4 elevators during these days.

In March 19 2014 he shorted his channel name to ISRAVATORS(The name is a short of Israel Elevators) but then he reverted back the name to Israel Elevators in March 2015.

In 04/10/2015 to 18/10/2015 Maalit72 decided to take a break from elevator photography.

Since 18/10/2015 Maalit 72 decided that he will film elevators back but in drastically lower frequency than in the past because he want to add more topics on his channel in the future.

Currently(as of February 2016), Maalit72 is considering to quit the elevator community as he lost most of his interest in elevators since October.

Camera History

Primary cameras:

  • FujiFilm FinePix A850 (December 14, 2008 - December 14, 2011).
  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC W570(December 14, 2011 - April 2, 2012).
  • Olympus VR310(Not used. April 14, 2012 - April 15, 2012).
  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC TX10(April 25, 2012 - June 5, 2015).
  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC WX350(June 5, 2015 - Current).

Secondary cameras:

  • Samsung Monte S5620 cellphone(2011 - December 2012).
  • Sony Xperia P LT22i cellphone(December 2012 - October 9, 2015).
  • Samsung Galaxy S5(October 9, 2015 - Current).
  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC TX10(June 5, 2015 - Current).


  • In August 30 2012 he filmed some elevators with itzik200 in Bat Yam.
  • He mostly uses public transportation to go film elevators.
  • He also likes buses.
  • His favorite brand is Kone.
  • He rarely talks in his videos.
  • His channel is the largest elevator channel in Israel.
  • He also have a same username in the Skyscraper Simulator Forum.
  • He is one of the elevator photographer that claimed who hate "Subscribe for Subscribe" (sub4sub) messages.


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