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Cameras

Manufacturer:Model Manufacture years Serial Number Date acquiredPrice PaidComments
Zeiss Ikon: Super Ikonta (C) 530/2 camera  Zeiss Ikon: Super Ikonta (C) 530/21933-1936  9/15/15Very fun to use, and very manual. Bring your meter of course. Gets comments and starts conversations. Timeless and elegant. Takes more time for shot setup, but takes great images. Big negatives. Non-coated lens, so consider your light source, direction, etc. Purchased from petrakla via eBay. Camera in VG/E condition, beautifully restored and serviced (CLA). Tessar 105mm f4.5 uncoated lens in exc condition, no flaws.
Zeiss Ikon: Contaflex (TLR) camera  Zeiss Ikon: Contaflex (TLR)1935  5/20/17Acquired from Windsor Auctions in primarily a household furnishings sale, this was the only camera offered. Upon arrival camera appeared to be in good condition, but was badly in need of cleaning and servicing. Otherwise it was surprisingly clean. Sent it to Frank Marshman who did a complete rebuild and cleaning for $350. Camera is beautiful now and fully functioning. Lens is the 50mm f1.5 and is dusty; it might need additional work.
Ihagee: Kine Exakta I (square viewfinder) (before war edition) camera  Ihagee: Kine Exakta I (square viewfinder) (before war edition)1937-1940s  6/10/17Westlicht Auction. Exc-Mint condition.
Argus: Argus C3 camera  Argus: Argus C31939-1966  4/30/17The American Classic. Hefty, solid. In Exc condition. Had a CLA/Rebuild ($60) done and had the rangefinder and lense cleaned by Zacks 5/2017.
Kodak Eastman: Medalist I camera  Kodak Eastman: Medalist I1941-1948  
Universal Camera: Mercury II (Mod CX) camera  Universal Camera: Mercury II (Mod CX)c1945  8/20/16Acquired my Mercury II at Kraft Auction's 2016 Summer Auction, Lebanon IN. Camera in excellent shape, probably 2 on a 1 to 6 scale. Frank Marshman did a overhaul/CLA; the camera looks and works great.
Kodak Eastman: Medalist II camera  Kodak Eastman: Medalist II1946-1953  
Voigtländer: Vitessa (Type 140) (Vitessa L) camera  Voigtländer: Vitessa (Type 140) (Vitessa L)1954  2/18/2016Acquired at auction 2/2016 at SAS in the UK. Camera is in Exc-Mint condition, and the case is essentially new/unused; the strap remained wrapped in original paper. With original box (worn). Camera functionality is quite different, with the barn doors, plunger, and the synchro-compur shutter, and is taking me longer to learn.
Beier: Precisa II camera  Beier: Precisa IIc1954  4/28/2017Gift from friend Steven Piechoczek, after a visit to Poland. Camera is in VG condition, and lens is VG-E with clean glass. Meritar 7.5cm f3.5 lens by Ludwig.
Nikon: Nikon S2 camera  Nikon: Nikon S21954-1958  11/21/2015A classic rangefinder. Like its solid feel, and has a great retro look. Have an f1.4 5cm Nikkor lens, original issue, and added a f2.5 3.5cm Nikkor lens. Case (worn) and fan flash assembly included. Purchased from Westlicht in Vienna, Nov 2015.
Sanei: Samoca 35 Super camera  Sanei: Samoca 35 Superc1956  12/19/2016Acquired this ornamental little rangefinder from a vintage goods store. Basic rangefinder with a sturdy feel. In Exc condition, body probably a 2- on a 1 to 6 scale; had it overhauled and CLA'd, works well now, all glass clear and clean
Kodak Eastman: Retina Reflex (025) camera  Kodak Eastman: Retina Reflex (025)1957-1958  8/29/2015Mint, w a 2016 CLA/rebuild by Frank Marshman. Feels great in your hand. Heavy, German construction, excellent optics w the Schneider glass (50mm f2.0). Takes excellent images. Purchased from Bruce Bousquet (Jax Camera). With case, original box, manual, plastic wrap, and merchandising tag still intact. Added 35mm Schneider lens. Case shows slight wear, lens exc condition, no flaws.
Leitz: Leica IIIg camera  Leitz: Leica IIIg1957-1960  3/25/2016E condition. F2.8 Elmar 5cm lens in E condition also. Both body and lens CLA's by Mark Hama. Looking for a screwmount wide angle
Leitz: M2 (chrome, lever rewind) camera  Leitz: M2 (chrome, lever rewind)1957-1967  Received as a xmas gift 2016. Already had an early Summaron 35mm f3.5 to match up. Exc condition, extremely nice camera. Fits nicely in between my IIIg and M6 in the collection. Like the 35mm frame lines in the finder and the sleeker front (than the M3). Acquired from Flashback Camera, Japan.
Konishiroku (Konica): Pearl IV (4.5x6) camera  Konishiroku (Konica): Pearl IV (4.5x6)c1958  6/2016Petite but substantial in your hand. Takes vertical 4.5x6. With UV filter, both body and lens in near mint condition. A very nice folder, in Mint condition. Need to find a case/strap for it. Acquired from Flashback Camera, Japan.
Konishiroku (Konica): Konica IIIA camera  Konishiroku (Konica): Konica IIIAc1958-1961  Like this rangefinder with its nice fast Hexar f1.8 (Exc-Mint). Takes nice images. Solid build and has a slightly taller profile than say the Nikon S2 or Leica. Acquired it from a dealer in Japan via eBay; camera had been fully serviced/cleaned (2015) and is in Exc-Mint condition. Case is worn but functions well. Have accompanying hood (G) and yellow Konifilter (VG-Exc). Film advance lever a little tight.
Nikon: Nikon F (eyelevel, chrome) camera  Nikon: Nikon F (eyelevel, chrome)1959  6/2016Early 640xxxx model from 1960, Exc condition, w Exc+ cond 5cm f2.0 lens (see below). Have added other non-AI Nikkors: a 2.8cm f2.0; a 10.5cm f2.8; a 13.5cm f2.8. Added an early F light meter also, and a case. Acquired from Westlicht June16 auction. CLA, Zachs Camera, Oct 2016.
Zeiss Ikon: Contarex I "Bullauge Bullseye" (10.2401) camera  Zeiss Ikon: Contarex I "Bullauge Bullseye" (10.2401)1959-1966  4/2017Mint. With original box. Case with three mint filters, lens hood (50mm), and plastic cases for all. Zeiss Planar 50mm f2.0 lens (Exc). Purchased at LP Foto auction, Stockholm.
Kodak Eastman: Retinette IB (037) camera  Kodak Eastman: Retinette IB (037)1960-1963  2/2016Purchased 2/2016 from a charity in the UK, in VG condition with the Rodenstock 45mm f2.8 lens (VG). A very nice 1B. CLA/serviced by Zacks 2/2016. Case in G condition also, with hood. Cosmetics are excellent but the shutter and aperture coupling is a little loose. But are they supposed to be coupled?
Rollei: Rolleiflex 2.8 F camera  Rollei: Rolleiflex 2.8 F1960-1981  8/11/2015Perhaps my favorite. Can be challenging to use given the "backwards" nature of looking down and framing through the ground glass. A classic that takes great images, and starts conversations. Purchased on eBay from a dealer in Prague Czech Rep. Camera originally from Garry Scroop collection, auctioned ~2012 in Adelaide AU. Exc condition, does not appear to have been used much. 80mm Planar f2.8 lens, exc condition no flaws. Quick release case. Added strap, lens cap, green, orange, red, and R2 filters (add'l $300+/-). A beauty.
Nikon: Nikon F2S Photomic camera  Nikon: Nikon F2S Photomic1973  Picked up this Exc++ F2S body on eBay for $250, pairs well with all four of my existing non-AI lenses (28, 50, 105, 135). Should be an easier user than my collectible F.
Mamiya: Mamiya M 645 camera  Mamiya: Mamiya M 6451975  1/1980A great portrait camera, nice bokeh. A gift approx 35 yrs ago, and I've taken great people shots in those years with it. Own a complete outfit: body, 80mm f2.8, 55mm f2.8, attachable key-grip, and prism finder. Exc+ condition, lens all in exc+ condition, body recently serviced.
Yashica: Electro 35 GSN camera  Yashica: Electro 35 GSN1975  8/2016Mint condition, special order from Mark Hama Ltd. With mint condition case. Nice simple rangefinder, substantial in your hand. Aperture priority is fine; no indication of shutter speed makes for a little guesswork when shooting. Added the wide and tele lens kit.
Leitz: M6 camera  Leitz: M61984-1998 7/04/2010 7/04/2010Love using this camera. Solid, quiet, with quick metering. Feel very confident with this one and find it hard to use digital with it available. Excellent optics (of course) and great images. Owned with Elmarit 28, 50 and 90mm. Inherited. Value est 4,500. Camera in VG condition cosmetically, works completely. Lenses exc condition, no flaws. Original box, manual, warranty and case.
Minox: Minox 35 ML camera  Minox: Minox 35 ML1985  7/04/2010Nice little unit. Good flash unit also, attaches seamlessly atop camera. Takes good images. Convenience and the quick shot were the priorities here. Inherited this one, value approx $150+. Camera, flash, leatherette case, and manual.
Rollei: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Rollei: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium1992  7/04/2010A cool little camera, gets a lot of comments due to its appearance. Slightly difficult to use given that you "guess" at the focus. Camera in Exc+ condition cosmetically, works completely. Lens exc+ condition, no flaws. Original box, manual, warranty and case. No flash.

Lenses

Manufacturer:Model Serial Number Date acquiredPrice PaidComments
Leitz: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Leitz: 21mm f3.4 Super-Angulon (BM, chrome) 2/17/2017Exc condition lens with hood, both caps, exc finder, and both original makers boxes. Great pickup at auction
Leitz: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Leitz: 28mm f2.8 Elmarit-M (BM, late) 7/4/2010Exc+ condition. Great lens, go-to wide angle.
Leitz: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Leitz: 35mm f3.5 Summaron (BM, early) 
Leitz: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Leitz: 50mm f1.4 Summilux (BM, black, 1969) 7/4/2010Very fast, excellent lens. Shows some use though. Otherwise works like a new one.
Leitz: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Leitz: 90mm f2.8 Elmarit-M (BM, black) 7/4/2010
Nikon: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Nikon: 105mm f2.5 Nikkor-P Auto (early) 11/2016Mint condition, with cap, hood, and domed case.
Nikon: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Nikon: 135mm f2.8 Nikkor-Q Auto Exc+ after CLA by Focal Point. Purchased on eBay, lens was dusty and had fogging. CLA brought it to exc shape. Works great.
Nikon: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Nikon: 28mm f2 Nikkor-N.C Auto (AI) 6/2016Exc+ cond lens, purchased in person at B&H Superstore NYC. Good used inventory, you can inspect it prior to buying, and they'll ship for free w no sales tax (out of NY)
Nikon: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Nikon: 35mm f2.5 W-Nikkor-C (BM, chrome) 6/2015
Nikon: Rollei 35 Classic Titanium camera  Nikon: 50mm f2 Nikkor (AI) 
  Schneider: 35mm f4 Retina-Curtar-Xenon 9/2015Excellent glass, takes nice images w the Reflex.