Handmade 8X10 camera with 240mm F5.6 lens + holder + NEW BELLOWS + Holder. This is a handmade, no name 8X10 camera, built by a talented carpenter, who set out to mimic the Ebony camera design. A very capable camera, if somewhat rough around the edges, this one does it all, quite nicely. Schneider Symmar S MC 240mm F5.6 in copal #3. Front movements include swing, tilt and rise/fall.
Rear movements feature tilt and rise. Back can easily be set up for vertical or horizontal position. Massive bellows draw (28+), as well as capable of accommodating very short lenses. Takes standard Sinar style lensboards. Camera body shows normal signs of use.Knobs and levers lock tightly and work as they should. Holder is used, tested light tight.
Schneider Symmar S MC 240mm F5.6. 240mm is a moderate wide angle of view on 8X10 (similar to 35mm on 35mm format cameras). Modern, multi-coated glass, in a modern copal shutter. Glass is clean with no fungus, haze or scratches. Shutter release lever mount appears to have been previously repaired, works as it should.
The item "Handmade 8X10 camera with 240mm F5.6 lens + holder + NEW BELLOWS + Holder" is in sale since Tuesday, January 19, 2021. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Film Photography\Film Cameras".outlet" and is located in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.