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Folmer & Schwing 12x20 ULF Landscape View Camera

€1900.00 EUR

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Here comes something that i rarely had in my hands before, a really big ULF landscape camera made by one of the best makers of the past: Folmer & Schwing (which belonged to Eastman Kodak).

The camera comes in the 12x20 format (~ 30cm x 50cm) but for this size it is really lightweight and quite compact. A perfect companion for outdoor ULD landscape work.

This specimen comes in a really good and authentic condition. The fantastic wood (i would guess its cherry) shows only minimal wear and the brass is shiny to most part. All i did here was a carefull cleaning of the wood and metall parts, overall it is still in its authentic condition. The bellows on the other hand seem to be brand new and absolute light tight. Mechanically everything works, opening and moving the parts. Including focusing and the movements, of which the camera offers quite some. The camera comes without a plateholder, but there are severall ebay sellers where you can buy a 12x20 plateholder.

It comes with 2 undrilled lensboards. If you buy a lens with the camera from my shop, i will drill the lensboard, attach the lens and combine shipping costs.

Insured and tracked shipping cost:

Germany - 20 eur
EU* - 40 eur
Worldwide - 100 eur

*(the site offers only 2 shipping variations, DE and worldwide. buyers from EU please either contact me beforehand for a reduced EU cost, or after buying so i can send a refund over the difference)

Importent Note: This item comes from my private collection and is around 100 years old (antique). I try my best to describe all the faults and major damage which are relevant for the function of this item. But the actuall item can show signs of wear and also some cosmetic blemishes/damage which is not described in the auction text! When buying this item the buyer agrees to this terms.

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