Horizont -- The Magnificent! Soviet-era all metal 35mm swing lens pano with case
Live from the USSR!
Horizont 35mm Swing Lens Pano Camera with case, finder and holder
$175 or best reasonable offer
Beautiful specimen of this classic swing lens panoramic camera. Takes regular 35mm film to give a 24 x 58mm image. Very interesting effects can be had by tilting the camera one way or another.
28mm f/2.8 lens is clean and clear, swings smoothly at all speeds. Stops down to f/16. Speeds are 1/30, 1/60, 1/125 and 1/250. Has a plastic handle that screws into tripod socket in case you wish to hand-hold it. Finder is included; bubble level works and glass is clean and clear. Original leather case shows some wear but does its job well; the strap is even still reliable.
This is just about the cleanest specimen of one of these that I've seen, and is well worth it at my asking price; the newer models are more expensive and have more plastic than this all-metal camera. Serial number puts manufacture date at 1967.
Kit weighs about 2 pounds 13 ounces, so figure 4 pounds shipping weight from Zip Code 90027. Buyer pays shipping -- USPS or UPS in CONUS, USPS all other countries. Please use PayPal.
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