Deardorff V8 8X10 Camera w/ Schneider 300mm Lens + holder NEW BELLOWS + FRESNEL

$3,185.00 Sold Out

*Ask us about adding a complete new front swing assembly and front extension - $500


• Deardorff V8 8X10 field camera
• Schneider Symmar S MC 300mm F5.6 lens
• One 8X10 film holders
• New bellows
• Upgraded ultra bright, ultra sharp fresnel focusing screen

Camera Features:

• Lightweight
• Compact folding
• Massive 31"+ max bellows draw
• Made of Honduran mahogany wood
• Brand new bellows
• Brand new ultrabright ultrasharp ground glass/fresnel combo
• Front movements include rise/fall, micro rise/fall, and tilt (on/off axis)
• Rear movements include swing and tilt
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used, tested, and working as it should
• All wood surfaces have the original finish, which is well worn and shows some scrapes and gouges from normal use
• Camera is used, and shows patina
• Cosmetically, this camera shows heavy signs of use
• Brand new bellows installed
• All camera movements, knobs, gears, tracks, and latches are in good working condition
• Spring back is tight and works as it should
• Brand new upgraded ultrabright and ultrasharp ground glass/fresnel has been installed

Schneider Symmar S MC 300mm F5.6:

• Massive image circle, allows for extensive movements
300mm is a normal-angle of view lens on 8X10 cameras (similar to a 50mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Clean, modern, multi-coated glass
• Both front and rear cells show "schneider-itis," which does not impact image quality
• Copal #3 shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds

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