Docter-Wetzlar Apo-Germinar 1000mm F19.5 Prototype Lens in Copal #3 Shutter (SN: #1)

$11,600.00

• Prototype lens

• Serial number #1

• Brand new/demo unit, in original factory blister case

• The most advanced lens design in the history of large format lens making

• A unique lens in its class (no other lens is capable of doing what this lens can do)

• The only option for extreme ULF photography (16X20, 20X24 and larger)

• Only a handful of these were ever made before Docter closed their doors

• Lots of online info about how these came to be

• The only other comparable lenses to this are Schneider's XXL Fine Art series, which are equally rare

• Massive coverage

• Clean glass

• Glass shows minor internal dust, and otherwise appears to have only been handled a few times out of the original box

• Factory-mounted shutter with factory aperture scales

• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds

• Includes a retaining ring and both original caps

We have lens boards for most cameras in stock, just ask.

If returned, a 15% restocking fee will be charged on this item.

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