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Calumet CC400 4X5 Camera with Ilex 165mm Lens + Holders+tripod

$398.00 / Sold Out

Kit includes camera + tripod (Gitzo, as seen in photos via email).

The Calumet CC400 camera system is a timeless classic. All metal monorail view camera design, which has lasted for decades as a solid, robust and reliable work horse. This fully featured camera is simple and easy to use. With a rotating back, a bail back lever and self-locking front rise, it's a breeze to set up. Plenty of front and rear movements make this a versatile tool, in the field or in the studio. Fitted with an upgraded ground glass, this camera is an excellent choice for the first steps into LF, but will serve the pro just as well.


- Calumet CC400 4X5 monorail camera (16" max bellows draw)
- Ilex 165mm F6.3 lens
- 3 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)

Camera Features:

- Front movements include swing, shift, tilt and geared rise/fall
- Rear movements include swing, shift and tilt
- Rotating back
- Bail back lever for easy loading/unloading of film holders

Camera Condition:

Camera is in good, used condition with normal signs of use.
Positive center detentes throughout.
All knobs lock tightly as they should and all movements are good.
Rotating back is tight and works as it should.
Ground glass is clean and clear.
Bellows is excellent and tested light-tight.

Ilex 165mm F6.3:

The 165mm lens is a normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 55mm lens on 35mm cameras). Lens is in good, used condition with clean glass.
Shutter runs nicely on all speeds and is supplied with a locking cable release.
Aperture scale is hand marked.

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