Zeiss Ikon Contessa camera 533/24

1948-1958 in Stuttgart
Zeiss Ikon AG

Folding self erecting camera for 35mm film 24 x 36mm. Fitted with a Zeiss Option Tessar lens f/2.8-22 F:45mm Bo.970731. Synchro compur shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/250/500/B. Flash synchronised and M switch, coaxial socket. Coincident type rangefinder coupled to front cell focusing. Depth of field scale ASA 6-400, 15 secs - 1/5000, f/2.8-22. Accessory shoe. Film type reminder. Wind on and rewind knobs on base. No. B 65903. Zeiss Ikon. c.1953.


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folding camera
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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