Wista 45DX III 4X5 5X7 Camera with 150mm + 240mm Schneider Lenses + Holders

$1,795.00

The Wista 45 DX III is the latest Wista wooden camera made. It is superb, modern design field camera, and a testament to centuries-long Japanese wood working tradition. This camera is made of 400-year-old, kiln-dried cherry wood, and finished in an amazing encapsulating resin to create an incredible fit and finish. The III model has interchangeable bellows.

This camera kit has a brand new bellows installed.

This is a complete 4X5 and 5X7 set up, with the best of both worlds - a light weight advanced folding field camera, with a 5X7 expansion back.

Includes:

• Wista 45DX III 4X5 camera
• Schneider Symmar 150mm F5.6 lens
• Schneider Symmar 250mm F5.6 lens
• Two each 4X5 and 5X7 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)

Camera Features:

• Front movements include swing, rise and tilt
• Rear movements include shift, tilt and swing
• Camera uses common, easy-to-find, Technika-style lens boards
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used, tested and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this camera is in good shape and shows normal/minor signs of use
• Bellows is brand new
• All camera movements, knobs, gears and latches are in good working condition
• Spring back is tight and works perfectly
• 4X5 replacement fresnel/ground glass unit is very sharp and bright, but has some scratches/nicks
• 5X7 glass is brand new, gridded unit

Schneider Symmar 150mm F5.6:

• 150mm is a normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 50mm lens on 35mm cameras, moderate wide angle on 5X7)
• This lens is used, tested and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this lens shows normal signs of use
• Clean glass
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds

Schneider 240mm F5.6:

• 240mm is a tele/portrait-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to an 85mm lens on 35mm cameras, long/normal on 5X7)
• This lens is used, tested and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this lens shows normal signs of use
• Clean glass
• 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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