Nagaoka Compact Ultralight 8X10 Camera with 330mm F6.8 Lens + Holder #11

$1,950.00 Sold Out

This Nagaoka 8X10 camera is one of the smallest 8X10 field cameras ever made and weighs in at 8.4LB (1.15KG). The light weight and very small form factor make this camera the ideal tool for hikers and backpackers. There is not much this camera cannot do, in the field or in the studio.


• Nagaoka 8X10 camera
• Wollensak Raptar IA 330mm F6.8 triple convertible lens
• One 8X10 film holder (tested, light tight)

Camera Features:

• 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 mounted in vertical or horizontal position

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used, tested, and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this camera shows heavy signs of use with some brassing and and marks on wood and hardware
• Bellows are tested light-tight
• All camera movements, knobs, gears, and latches are in good working condition
• Spring back is tight and works as it should
• Plain ground glass is in good condition (one corner is slightly chipped), upgrade to a brand new precision CatLABS Ultrabright fresnel combo for $250

Wollensak Raptar 330mm F6.8:

• 330mm is a slightly longer than normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 55mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this lens shows minimal signs of use
• Glass is exceptionally clean
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds
• This is a convertible lens, and may be used with the rear cell only (25 1/2" or 650mm F16), Front cell only (20" or 520mm F12.5) or both cells (13" or 330mm F6.8)

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