Argus C3 Camera

Made:
1939-1966 in Ann Arbor
maker:
Argus Camera Company

Argus camera with coupled rangefinder for 35mm film 24 x 36mm. Fitted with an Argus Cintar lens F:50mm f/3.5-18. Three blade shutter behind the lens 5/10/20/30/50/75/100/150/200/300/B/T. Helical focusing, gear coupled to split image rangefinder. Direct vision optical finder. Coaxial flash socket, not original. Accessory shoe (may not be original). Argus. No.0339231. Overall: 82 mm x 130 mm x 68 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/3666
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified)
type:
rollfilm camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
  • miniature camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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