Image of Calumet C1 8X10 camera LIGHT GREEN VERSION W/ Schneider 305mm F9 lens + holder
  • Image of Calumet C1 8X10 camera LIGHT GREEN VERSION W/ Schneider 305mm F9 lens + holder
  • Image of Calumet C1 8X10 camera LIGHT GREEN VERSION W/ Schneider 305mm F9 lens + holder
  • Image of Calumet C1 8X10 camera LIGHT GREEN VERSION W/ Schneider 305mm F9 lens + holder
  • Image of Calumet C1 8X10 camera LIGHT GREEN VERSION W/ Schneider 305mm F9 lens + holder

Calumet C1 8X10 camera LIGHT GREEN VERSION W/ Schneider 305mm F9 lens + holder

$1,495.00 / Sold Out


This is an extremely clean example of the legendary Calumet C1 camera. It is a very versatile and easy to use LF system. This "Green Monster" version is the newer, lighter version, which is a whole 5 LBS lighter than its black counterpart. Excellen, original finish and newer style calumet nylon bellows.

Lots of movement, huge bellows draw, easy to fold and carry with everything you need in the studio or in the field. All metal construction and nylon fabric bellows make this camera not only very solid and rigid, but also extremely durable and reliable.

Includes:

Calumet C1 8X10 all metal field camera
Schneider Repro Claron 305mm F9
Two used film holders

Features:

Front/Rear: Swing, Tilt, Shift
Front - Rise/fall
Back can easily be set up for vertical or horizontal position
Spring back bail lever
Massive bellows draw (35"+), as well as capable of accommodating very short lenses

Condition:

Camera body shows very minimal signs of use, original factory paint is intact throughout.
Bellows is IN GOOD WORKING condition, tested light-tight, it has many years of service left in it.
Knobs and levers lock tightly and work as they should.
Original gridded ground glass.
Spring lock back is tight and bail back lever works perfectly.
Handle and both bubble levels in good working condition.
Film holders are modern plastic units, USED, light-tight.

Lens:

Schneider Repro Claron 305mm F9
Ultra compact and light lens
Coated glass
"Normal" angle of view on 8X10 (similar to 50mm on 35mm format cameras)
Glass is generally clean, shutter fires nicely on all speeds
Lens offers extreme sharpness and covers 8X10, with very modest room for movements.

Ask us about combining this purchase with any of our Large Format lenses or film holders.