Wista 45DX II 4X5 Camera + 150mm + 210mm Lenses + Holders + Film + Light Meter

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The Wista 45DX II is a modern, ultralight wooden field camera. This II version is decked out with all Wista upgrades such as improved camera bed which allows leaving a small lens inside, rear shift and better controls. With a superb wood finish, and the best available ground glass/fresnel combo, this is an ideal camera for backpacking or the studio.


• Wista 45DX II 4X5 camera
• Fuji Fujinon W 150mm F6.3 lens
• Schneider Xenar 210mm F6.1
• Sekonic 398 light meter
• Two 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
• Fresh, sealed 25 sheet box of CatLABS X FILM 80 BW negative film

Camera Features:

• Front movements include swing, tilt, and rise/fall
• Rear movements include swing, shift and tilt
• Self righting front and rear struts
• Improved camera bed makes space for a lens to be left mounted inside the close
• Camera uses common, easy-to-find, Technika-style lens boards
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal positions
• Ultrabright, high-precision original Wista fresnel/ground glass

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 despite a minor misfold in the center
• All camera movements, knobs, gears, and latches are in good working condition
• Fresnel/ground glass combo is clean and clear though does have some scratches on the upper right corner of the fresnel, will not impact use or functionality

Fuji Fujinon W 150mm F6.3:

• 150mm is a normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 50mm lens on
35mm cameras)
• Smallest and lightest 150mm lens in its class
• A small lens that packs excellent performance, coated glass and massive image
circle (covers 5X7)
• Clean glass
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds

Schneider Xenar 210mm F61:

• 210mm is a Portrait/tele-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 85mm
lens on 35mm cameras)
• Clean, modern, multi-coated glass
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds

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