B&J Grover 8X10 camera with Ilex 305mm F6.3 lens + holder

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Classic B&J Grover 8X10 rail camera. Features a fully articulating body with movements largely only limited by the bellows. Durable and everlasting high grade aluminum/hardwood construction. This camera was beautifully upgraded with a superb bail back lever for easy loading/unloading of film holders


• B&J Grover 8X10 camera
• Ilex Paragon 305mm F6.3 lens
• One used film holder

Camera Features:

• Front/Rear movements include shift, swing, tilt (on/off axis) and rise/fall
• Back can easily be set up for vertical or horizontal position
• Massive bellows draw (28"+)
• Takes standard 6X6 lens boards

Camera Condition:

• Camera body shows normal signs of use
• Bellows are tested, light tight
• Knobs and levers lock tightly and work as they should
• Holder is used, tested light tight

Ilex Paragon 305mm F6.3:

• 305mm is a normal angle of view on 8X10 (similar to 50mm on 35mm format
• Glass is clean with no fungus, haze or scratches though does show some minor
cleaning marks on front element which will not impact image quality in any way
• Lens is very sharp and produces excellent contrast
• Shutter fires nicely on all speeds

Ask us about combining this purchase with any of our other large format lenses or film holders.