Ultralight Horseman 45HF 4X5 Camera with Schneider 240mm lens + Film + Holders

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The Horseman 45HF offers extensive movements in a rigid, compact and lightweight package. It is one of the smallest and lightest 4X5 field cameras in this class and is loaded with every optional upgrade from Horseman including a super bright fresnel/ground glass combo and a built in folding viewing hood.


• Horseman 45HF 4X5 camera
• Schneider Tele-Xenar 240mm F5.5 lens
• Two 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
• Fresh, sealed 25 sheet box of CatLABS X FILM 80 BW negative

Camera Features:

• Front movements include swing, shift, and geared rise
• Rear movements include a drop bed (backwards only), swing and tilt
• Built-in folding viewing hood
• Graflok back
• Back does not rotate, camera can be mounted on a side tripod mount for vertical
• Bright fresnel lens/ground glass combo

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used, tested, and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this camera shows normal and light signs of use
• Bellows are tested light-tight
• All camera movements, knobs, gears, and latches are in good working condition
• Graflok back is tight and works perfectly
• Original, gridded Horseman ground glass/fresnel combo is bright and clear

Schneider Tele-Xenar 240mm F5.5:

• 240mm is a tele/portrait-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 100mm
lens on 35mm cameras)
• The "tele" design means this lens requires only about half of the bellows
extension needed with a conventional lens, making this an ideal portrait lens for
this compact camera design
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Clean, coated glass with no issues to report
• Minor internal dust
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds
• Mounted in a 20mm raised "top hat" lensboard for additional felxiblity

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