CatLABS Swordfish Manual Control Polaroid Pack Film Camera with 127mm Lens FP100
CatLABS Swordfish Manual Control Polaroid Pack Film Camera with 127mm Lens. A one of a kind, custom-built camera. Full manual conversion of a folding Polaroid land camera. Get all the benefits of a full manual control field camera, coupled with compactness and the ease of using a light-weight, folding land camera. Use this camera with the readily available FP100c (color) instant peel apart film from Fuji, or use some expired Polaroid film. This camera started out as a high-end, all metal Polaroid 360 camera, equipped with a Zeiss Ikon rangefinder/view finder unit, a super cool ergonomic grip and a tripod socket. All electronics have been removed from this camera and it is now fully manual. Electronic timer has been disabled. Use the shutter release lever on the shutter, or use your favorite cable release. Film tested, makes great pictures. Wonderful sharpness and color rendition. Bellows are light-tight and in good condition. Original leather strap is in good shape. Features a super sharp Tominon 127mm F4.7 lens in a Compur shutter, featuring speeds up to 1/400th of a second.
The rangefinder has been adjusted to accommodate the 127mm lens and is spot on, even at portrait distances. For best results at farther focusing distances, shooting at F8 or higher is recommended. When shooting landscapes at infinity, use the distance scale on the focus rack (or simply slide all the way in). The item "CatLABS Swordfish Manual Control Polaroid Pack Film Camera with 127mm Lens FP100" is in sale since Friday, July 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Vintage Movie & Photography\Vintage Cameras\Instant Cameras".
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