K.B. Canham JMC810 8X10 Camera with Rodenstock 300mm MC Lens + Holder


The Canham JMC is a unique camera design, milled entirely out of aircraft-grade aluminum, and precision-crafted into a lightweight and highly portable package. Get the most stability without the added weight. This camera has the longest bellows draw in the realm of folding 8X10 cameras, making this a superb tool in the field or studio.


• Canham JMC 810 8X10 camera
• Rodenstock Geronar MC 300mm F9 lens
• One 8X10 film holder, with new dark slides and hinge tape (used, modern, tested light-tight)

Camera Features:

• Front movements include swing, rise and tilt (on/off axis)
• Rear movements include retro focusing and tilt
• Camera uses common, easy-to-find, Sinar-style lens boards
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position
• Ultra-bright, high-precision ground glass/fresnel combo (made by Maxwell)

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used, tested and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this camera is in good shape and shows minor/normal signs of use
• Bellows are tested light-tight
• All camera movements, knobs, gears and latches are in good working condition
• Spring back is tight and works perfectly
• Original, ultra-bright, high-precision Canham/Maxwell fresnel/gridded ground glass combo is clean and clear

Rodenstock Geronar 300mm F9:

• Compact, lightweight lens
• 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
• Exceptionally clean, multi-coated glass
• No fungus, haze, scratches or other major issues to note
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds (sounds correct to the ear, but not tested for accuracy)
• Includes both original caps

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