Nagaoka 4X5 Field Camera with 150mm + 75mm Lenses + Holders (#2)
This Nagaoka 4X5 camera is one of the lightest and smallest field cameras ever made, at 2.6LB (1.15KG). This camera is the ideal tool for hikers and backpackers. Along with a nice set of lenses, this is a great outdoors 4X5 field camera kit. There is not much this camera cannot do, in the field or in the studio. This later model Nagaoka features various upgrades, such as retro movement (on front and rear standards), improved hardware & more.
- Nagaoka 4X5 field camera
- Rodenstock Sironar 150mm F5.6 lens (branded as Caltar Type S)
- Super W Komura 75mm F6.3 lens
- 3 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
- Extremely light and compact design
- Front movements include tilt, rise/fall and limited swing
- Rear movements include tilt and limited swing
- Back can easily be set up for vertical or horizontal positions
This is a used, good working Nagaoka 4X5 field camera.
Cosmetically, this camera is in nice shape with a nice wooden finish and all around light signs of use.
All camera movements, knobs and gears are in good working condition.
Bellows is flexible, tested light-tight and in all around good shape.
Spring back is tight and works as it should.
Plain ground glass is in good condition, can be upgraded upon request ($50-$100 depending on options, ask us before checking out).
Rodenstock Sironar 150mm F5.6 (branded as Caltar Type S):
The 150mm is a normal-angle of view on 4X5 (equivalent to a 50mm on 35mm format cameras). Shutter fires nicely on all speeds. Front element has a minor (~2mm) coating blemish along one edge (will not affect image quality). Otherwise, glass is clean.
Super W Komura 75mm F6.3:
The 75mm is a super wide-angle of view on 4X5 (equivalent to a 24mm on 35mm format cameras). This is Komura's version of the venerable Zeiss Boigon (the most laterally corrected wide-angle lens ever made). This is an ideal architecture or interior photography lens. Front element has a coating blemish, which while looks "ugly", will not affect image quality in any way. Shutter fires nicely on all speeds
Ask us about combining this purchase with any of our other large format lenses or film holders.