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Wista 4X5 Camera with 75mm + 150mm Lenses + Holders


This Wista is a modern, wooden camera, made in Japan. This later production camera includes auto zero set struts and various other small additions to previous models. At 3.2LBS, this is one of the lightest field cameras out there. A compact and rigid choice, for backpackers and studio shooters alike. This camera has been upgraded with a brand new bellows and an ultra-bright, top of the line Bosscreen ground glass unit.


- Wista 45 4X5 field camera
- Rodenstock Sironar N 150mm F5.6 lens
- Schneider Super Angulon 75mm F8 lens
- 3 4X5 holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)

Camera Features:

- Front movements include swing, rise/fall and axis tilts
- Rear movements include swing and tilt
- Camera uses common and easy to find Technika-style lens boards

Camera Condition:

This is a used, good working condition Wista 4X5 camera.
Cosmetically, this camera is in good condition with all around normal 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.
Ultra-bright, top of the line Bosscreen ground glass unit has been installed (minor chips on corners of protective glass, does not affect use).

Rodenstock Sironar N 150mm F5.6:

The 150mm is a normal-angle lens on 4X5 (equivalent to a 50mm lens on 35mm format cameras). This is a modern, multi-coated lens. It offers excellent coverage (covers 5X7) and extreme sharpness. Glass is clean, shutter fires nicely on all speeds.

Schneider Super Angulon 75mm F8:

The 75mm is a super wide-angle lens on 4X5 (equivalent to a 24mm lens on 35mm format cameras). A modern, coated lens with excellent sharpness and contrast. Glass is clean, shutter fires nicely on all speeds.

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