Vintage, but how old?
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09-08-11, 02:41 PM
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Hampshire, UK
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. The "Prontor-S" refers to the shutter mechanism but this page shows Prontor-S only on 75mm lenses..... further down, a "Pronto" shutter is listed with a 105mm lens. One of those two options, I suspect. Depends on whether the camera take 6x6 (cm) or 6x9. There's a Forum on that site..... worth asking there - but the combination of lens and shutter on your model doesn't quite seem to fit in.
Thanks Geoff. I'll look into it.
My camera seems to have a 105 mm lens. The negatives were, I thought, 4x8, not 6x9, but I could be mistaken. it is all a very, very long time ago. Must have some negatives somewhere, I might dig out. They were definitely not square, that I
I recently dug out the camera, just for fun, but I'm becoming intrigued now. The more I look into it, the less I know.
It's a beautiful thing though, so solidly built and so easy (still) to open and use.
Beauty is bought by judgment of the eye.
Shakespeare. (Love's Labours Lost.)
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