CatLABS Swordfish Manual Control Polaroid Pack Film Camera with 127mm Lens


• A one of a kind, custom-built camera

• Full manual conversion of a folding Polaroid land camera

• Get all the benefits of a full manual control field camera, coupled with compactness and the ease of using a light-weight, folding land camera

• Use this camera with the readily available FP100c (color) instant peel apart film from Fuji, or use some expired Polaroid film

• This camera started out as a high-end, all metal Polaroid 360 camera, equipped with a Zeiss Ikon rangefinder/view finder unit, a super cool ergonomic grip and a tripod socket

• All electronics have been removed from this camera and it is now fully manual

• Electronic timer has been disabled

• Use the shutter release lever on the shutter, or use your favorite cable release

• Film tested, makes great pictures

• Wonderful sharpness and color rendition

• Bellows are light-tight and in good condition

• Rollers are clean

• Original leather strap is in good shape

• Features a super sharp Tominon 127mm F4.7 lens in a Compur shutter, featuring speeds up to 1/400th of a second

• The rangefinder has been adjusted to accommodate the 127mm lens and is spot on, even at portrait distances

• For best results at farther focusing distances, shooting at F8 or higher is recommended

• When shooting landscapes at infinity, use the distance scale on the focus rack (or simply slide all the way in)