Wisner Traditional 4X5 Camera with 135mm + 210mm Lenses + Holders

$1,595.00

Hand made in Marion, MA. Amazing craftsmanship, hand-crafted to perfection, made of Mahogany wood and finished in shellac. This camera is from the heyday of late 90's Wisner camera production. Super tight tolerances that defy belief. All movements are smooth and precise. This camera is a wonder and marvel of modern engineering, with beautiful wood/metal work, amazing finish and looks (along with classic Wisner finesse and smoothness).

Includes:

• Wisner Traditional 4X5 camera
• Schneider Symmar-S MC 135mm F5.6 lens
• Schneider Symmar-S MC 210mm F5.6 lens
• Three 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
• Original Wisner ground glass protector
• Beattie Intenscreen, ultra-bright fresnel/ground glass combo

Camera Features:

• Ultralight construction (~6lbs)
• Front movements include swing, rise and tilt
• Rear movements include swing and tilt
• Massive bellows draw (360mm+)
• Camera uses common, easy-to-find, 4X4 lens boards
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position
• Ultra-bright Beattie Intenscreen (one of the most advanced bright screens available, offers nearly 2 full stops of brightness [compared to conventional ground glass] and very high ground glass sharpness)

Camera Condition:

• This camera is lightly used, tested and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this camera is in very good shape and shows minor signs of use
• All of the wood and hardware finish is original and intact (shows all of its original shine)
• Bellows are tested light-tight
• All camera movements, knobs, gears and latches are in good working condition
• Spring back is tight and works perfectly

Schneider Symmar-S MC 130mm F5.6:

• 135mm is a slightly wider than normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 40mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• Features modern Schneider multi-coating
• This lens is used, tested and working as it should
• Clean glass
• No fungus, haze, scratches or other major issues to note
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds
• No caps included

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)
• Massive image circle (nearly covers 8X10), allows for some extreme movements
• Features modern Schneider multi-coating
• This lens is used, tested and working as it should
• Clean glass
• No fungus, haze, scratches or other major issues to note
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds
• No caps included

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

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