Graflex Super D RB 4X5 Complete Outfit 190mm F5.6 Ektar TESTED! Vintage Graflex Super D Revolving Back (RB) 4x5 camera.Single lens reflex viewing as well as Graflok ground glass revolving back. This camera was a favorite of such great photographers as Edward Weston, Brett Weston, Dorothea Lange, Paul Strand, Willard Van Dyke, Tina Modotti. During the Graflex years, these cameras were a popular choice for professional photographers.
OUTFIT INCLUDES: Graflex Super D RB 4x5 CAMERA (made 1950). Kodak 190mm f5.6 Ektar (RY564) auto diaphragm LENS mounted in B Board. Graflok BACK with 4x5 focusing panel, fresnel lens, ground glass, hood.Printout of Graflex manual Custom box lens shade Bubble level Focusing/viewing hood Aluminum tripod mounting plate 2- Graphic 4x5 double sided film holders Cable release 2- generic lens caps Kodak 44.5mm to series VII slip over adapter ring with retainer Kodak K2 yellow filter Series VII Built in 1/4-20 tripod socket TECHNICAL NOTES: Tested camera functions. Shutter speeds were in tolerance, but about ½ stop slow. Tested Graphic bi-post flash synchronization, works correctly. Tested auto diaphragm lens, in good working order. Tested revolving back, works correctly.
Checked bellows, no light leaks found. Tested film holders for integrity, in good working condition. CONDITION: Use/age related wear to leather covering, one side of front flap has been repaired. OTHER NOTES: There is no corrective movement built into this camera. The camera only takes normal or long focus lenses.It will vignette with wide angle lenses. The lens board only mounts one way to function with auto diaphragm. The revolving back allows both horizontal and vertical shots without turning the camera.
Graflexes made before RB required the whole camera to be turned for horizontal shots. Prime choice for portrait photography. Since the camera has a Graflok back, it is compatible with any standard 4x5 film holder, Grafmatic, film pack, roll film and Polaroid. The item "Graflex Super D RB 4X5 Complete Outfit 190mm F5.6 Ektar Holders Graflok TESTED" is in sale since Tuesday, June 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Film Photography\Film Cameras".
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