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Etude Medium Format Camera


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The Etude Medium Format Camera

The Russian Etude is a now-rare simple box medium format camera with frame size 45mm x 60mm. There were manufactured more than 1,500,000 of such cameras.

Features:

  • Film type: 120
  • Image size: 45x60 mm
  • Lens: single element, focal length - 60 mm, relative aperture - f/11
  • Lens Mount: fixed
  • Resolution (center/edge): 20/5
  • Filter Size: 32mm
  • Telescopic view finder with 0.6x magnification
  • Aperture Sizes: 11, 16, 22
  • Shutter Speeds: 1/60, B
  • Accessory shoe
  • Standard 1/4" tripod mount
  • Dimensions: 65mm x 90mm x 130mm
  • Weight: 213 gr

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2 Reviews  

Average Rating: 3 out of 5

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Alexander Williams

member since: 1/4/2005
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Anyone can custom make a pinhole camera that can capture images just as beautiful as a $2000 model. I use a wallet box with an old Hasselblad 12 magazine taped to the back. The lens is a piece of coca-cola can and a piece from a loupe that I scavenged.
4/15/2006 8:52:46 PM
 
Jim King

member since: 7/3/2003
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Vintage russian box camera, 120 1/2 frame, soft contrast.
7/7/2003 6:02:10 PM
 

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