Zone VI 4X5 field camera with 90mm + 150mm Lenses + Holders + film

$1,500.00 Sold Out

Handmade in Newfane, VT. This is a slightly earlier version, just before Zone VI moved to gold plated hardware. Made of mahogany wood, finished off with Teflon bearings and sliders. Amazing craftsmanship. All movements are smooth and precise.

Includes:

• Zone VI Gold Plated 4X5 camera
• Schneider Symmar S MC 150mm F5.6 lens (branded as Caltar IIS)
• Ilex Acugon 90mm F8 lens
• Two 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
• Fresh, sealed 25 sheet film box of CatLABS X FILM 80 BW negative film

Camera Features:

• Front movements include swing, rise/fall and tilt
• Rear movements include swing and tilt
• Massive bellows draw (400mm+)
• Camera uses common, easy-to-find, 4X4 lens boards
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position

Camera Condition:

• Camera is in good used condition
• 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
• Spring back is tight and works perfectly
• Original Zone VI Ground glass is clean and clear

Schneider Symmar S MC 150mm F5.6:

• 150mm is a normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 50mm lens on
35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Generally clean glass, though both front and rear cells show some "schneideritis'
which will not impact image quality in any way
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds
• No caps included
• Branded as Caltar IIS for sale under Calumet's home brand at the time

Ilex Acugon 90mm F8:

• 90mm is a wide-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to an 28mm lens on
35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• The Ilex Acugon was a US license made version of the Schneider Super Angulon
design, which ended up being one of the first CAD made optics in the world,
resulting in superior lenses than the original German counterparts of the era, a
truly amazing lens
• Generally clean glass, though both front and rear cells show some "schneideritis'
which will not impact image quality in any way
• 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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