Horseman 45HD 4X5 Field Camera with 150mm + 240mm Lenses + Holders


The Horseman 45HD (Heavy Duty) is a unique rugged, hard rubber coated metal field camera. It shares the same internal refinements as all other Horseman folding cameras and is also one of the lightest field cameras available (3.2LBS). Either lens may be mounted inside the camera when closed.


• Horseman 45HD 4X5 field camera
• Schneider Xenar 150mm F5.6 lens
• Schneider Tele-Arton 240mm F5.5 lens
• 3 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)

Camera Features:

• Front movements include swing, shift and rise
• Rear movements include tilt (backwards only/drop bed)
• Bright fresnel lens/ground glass combo
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position

Camera Condition:

• This is a used, good working condition camera
• Cosmetically, this camera shows normal signs of use
• Bellows are tested light-tight
• All camera movements, knobs, gears and latches are in good working condition
• Rotating Graflock back is tight and works perfectly
• Original, gridded Horseman ground glass with fresnel is bright and clear

Schneider Xenar 150mm F5.6:

• A modern production Xenar
• 150mm is a normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 50mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• The smallest and lightest 150mm lens that covers 4X5
• Can be left inside the camera when folded
• Excellent sharpness and contrast
• Clean, coated glass
• Shutter fires nicely on all speeds

Schneider Tele-Arton 240mm F5.5:

• 240mm is a tele/portrait-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to an 100mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• The "Tele" lens design means that this lens only uses half of the required bellows draw of a conventional lens, making it the ideal portrait lens on this compact camera
• Clean glass
• Shutter fires nicely on all speeds

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