Calumet C1 8X10 camera with Kodak Commercial Ektar 305mm F6.3 lens + holder


The Calumet C1 camera is a very versatile and easy to use LF system. 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 a pristine bellows make this camera not only very solid and rigid, but also extremely durable and reliable.


• Calumet C1 8X10 all metal field camera
• Kodak Commercial Ektar 12" F6.3 lens
• One used film holder

Camera 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

Camera Condition:

• Camera body shows normal signs of use
• Bellows are tested light tight
• Knobs and levers lock tightly and work as they should
• Handle and both bubble levels in good working condition
• Holder is used, tested light tight

Kodak Commercial Ektar 305mm F6.3:

• 305mm is a normal angle of view on 8X10 (similar to 50mm on 35mm format
• Classic lens design, coated glass with a high density aperture
• Super smooth out of focus blur (bokeh)
• Glass is clean with no fungus, haze or scratches
• Shutter recently serviced and fires nicely on all speeds

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