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Cambo Legend 4X5 Camera with Linhof Select Schneider 180mm F5.6 Lens + Holders


The Cambo Legend system is a highly modular and easy to use LF system. The legend is Cambo's top-of-the-line, all geared model. This highly capable 4X5 kit is robust and extremely stable. It includes several useful features, such as a bail back lever, a rotating back, many geared adjustments, positive center detentes & more.


- Cambo Legend 4X5 camera
- Modular rail
- Schneider Symmar 180mm F5.6 lens (Linhof/Technika select)
- 3 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)

Camera Features:

- Front and rear movements include tilt, swing, geared rise/fall, geared shift and geared micro focus adjustment
- Can be combined with any other Legend or PC camera system's components
- Front standard is from an 8X10 Legend camera, offers extra rise travel
- Bail back lever (makes inserting and removing film holders without moving the camera very easy)
- Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position

Camera Condition:

Camera is used and shows normal signs of use, with scuffs and marks throughout.
Bellows is flexible and tested light-tight.
Focus rack moves smoothly throughout, on both front and rear standards.
All knobs lock tightly, no issues to report.
Original ground glass is clean and clear.
Some bubble levels are missing/dry.
Some of the swing/rise locks and gears are a bit stiff, should clear up with regular use.

Schneider Symmar 180mm F5.6:

Excellent, versatile lens with clean, coated glass. Good working shutter, recent CLA. 180mm is a slightly longer than normal-angle of view lens on 4X5. Offers excellent coverage on 4X5 and 5X7, with room for lots of movements.

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