Sinar A-1 Alpina 4X5 Camera with Schneider 180mm lens + holders + film + fresnel


Sinar's A-1/Aplina is a lightweight, fully articulating, fully featured modular camera system.


• Sinar A-1 4X5 monorail camera
• Schneider Symmar 180mm F5.6 lens
• Standard bellows
• Standard rail with sliding tripod mount
• 2 4X5 film holders (modern, tested)
• Sealed, 25 sheet box of CatLABS X FILM 80 II BW negative film

Camera Features:

• Fully articulating body
• Newer style grips and controls
• Automatic DOF and scheipflug calculator
• Positive center detents throughout
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position
• Bright fresnel screen
• Fully modular and expandable system, compatible with any and all Sinar system
accessories (but not standards/bearers)

Camera Condition:

• Bellows are tested light tight
• All movements, gears, knobs and locks work as they should
• Camera shows normal signs of use
• This camera is used, tested and working as it should
• Spring lock back is tight and works as it should
• Ground glass/fresnel is clean and clear

Schneider Symmar 180mm F5.6:

• 180mm is a tele/portrait angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 70mm
lens on 35mm format camera)
• Coated lens with large coverage (covers 5X7)
• Lens glass is generally clean with with no major issues to report, no scratches,
haze or fungus, minor internal dust/debris
• Shutter is in good working order and fires nicely on all speeds

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