Tachihara 4X5 Camera w/ MC 135mm + 210mm Lenses + Fresnel + Holders + FILM #24

$1,595.00

The Tachihara 4X5 is a superb, modern-design field camera and a testament to centuries-long Japanese woodworking tradition. This camera is made of 400-year-old, kiln-dried cherry wood. This is an ultralight camera (~3.2lbs), making for an ideal backpacking kit.

Includes:

• Tachihara 4X5 camera
• Schneider Symmar S MC 210mm F5.6 lens (branded as Caltar)
• Rodenstock Apo Sironar N MC 135mm F5.6 lens (Branded for Sinar)
• Two 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
• Fresh, sealed box, 25 sheets of CatLABS X FILM 80 BW negative film

Camera Features:

• Ultralight construction (~3.2lbs)
• Front movements include swing, rise and tilt, and yaw free tilt
• Rear movements include retro focus, swing, and tilt
• Camera uses common, easy-to-find, Linhof/Technika-style lens boards
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position
• Ultra-bright fresnel/ground glass combo

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used unit and shows normal sings of handling
• Camera is fully tested and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this camera is in pristine shape and shows minimal signs of use if • any
• Bellows are tested light-tight, though does have some slight misfold towards front
• All camera movements, knobs, gears, and latches are in good working condition
• Spring back is tight and works perfectly
• Upgraded ground glass/fresnel unit installed is very bright though does have some nicks on matte side - does not impact use

Rodenstock Apo Sironar N MC 135mm F5.6:

• 135mm is a moderately wide angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 38mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Very small and light lens with some of the best glass available
• Clean, multi-coated glass
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds
• Aperture scale is hand marked
• Branded as Sinaron S for sale under Sinar's home brand

Schneider Symmar S MC 210mm F5.6:

• 210mm is a Tele/portrait angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to an 85mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Clean, multi-coated glass
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds
• Branded as "caltar" for sale under Calumet's home brand

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

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