Voigtlander prominent camera

Made:
1952-c. 1960
maker:
Voigtlander

Voigtlander Prominent camera. Coupled rangefinder 35mm camera for 24 x 36mm pictures. Fitted with a Voigtlander Nokton lens F:50mm, f/1.5-16 No.3816171 in interchangeable bayonet mount (coated). With behind the lens Synchro Compur shutter 1/2/5/10/25/50/100/250/500/B, delayed action, cocked by wind on knob. M and X synchronisation, coaxial flash socket. Direct vision viewfinder incorporating coincidence type rangefinder. With focusing knob on body incorporating rewind knob and depth of field scale. With accessory shoes and film type indicator in base. Voigtlander.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2566
type:
35mm camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
  • miniature camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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