Linhof Color large format camera, 1960

Linhof Color Large Format 4x5 camera, 1960

Linhof 4x5, monorail camera with 56x72mm rollfilm back, no focusing screen, Schneider Symmar 5.6/135mm no.8399632 in Opal-no.0 shutter, 6x double planfilm holders, incomplete compendium, 3 filters, in Linhof outfit case.

The Linhof Color 4x5 was a monorail bellows camera made by Linhof since 1959. It was a very versatile camera with turn-able plate holder on the back. Special metal alloys were used so that its weight was kept as low as 4 1/2 lbs. Of course it was prepared for all kinds of lens board movements. It was advertised as precision camera for professional applications.

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