Sinar F 4X5 Camera with 165mm F6.3 Lens + Holders


The Sinar F (Field) system is a lightweight, highly modular and versatile camera system, with fully articulating movements.


• Sinar F 4X5 monorail camera
• Standard rail
• 12" extension rail
• Ilex Calumet Caltar 165mm F6.3 lens
• Two 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)

Camera Features:

• Front and rear movements include shift, rise, axis tilt, swing and fine focus (rear only)
• Automatic Scheimpflug and DOF calculator on rear standard
• Positive center detentes throughout
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position
• Equipped with a fresnel lens/ground glass combo

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used, tested and working as it should
• 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
• Some bubble levels are dry
• Spring lock back is tight and works as it should
• Fresnel lens/ground glass combo is clean and clear

Ilex Calumet Caltar 165mm F6.3:

• 165mm 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
• Clean, modern, 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)
• No caps included

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