Yes, the people who are reporting that uv light will bleach the brown discoloration of thorium glass are correct. Store the lens face up, not face down, and you will eliminate a lot of athe radiation right there. Jan 04, 2008 hi everyone, im on the hunt for a speed graphic with a graflok back to which i want to fit an aero ektar 1782. Lets take a closer look at the kodak pixpro sl25 to see how it might be used to enhance your iphone photography. Ls45 with kodak aero ektar 7 inch 178mm largesense llc. To protect your lenses from any external damage, nelomo gives a carrying case, microfiber cleaning cloth, and a microfiber bag. Some lenses are designed for use only on the smaller 3. I am having a lot of fun with the fisheye lens especially, but all of the lenses are really cool. According to kodak, the performance characteristics of all kodak ektar lenses were. Mar 18, 2020 the best iphone lenses can take whats already one of the best smartphone cameras and make it even better. Ektar lenses made after 1945 were coated and marked after the serial number with an l for lumenized. The camera alone is fairly light, and the standard kodak lens is compact. Heavy to carry, manual focus, and i need a massive adapter to work with my 2 canons 5d marky ii and canon 6d. He used it for portrait work both in studio and at schools.
A look into the work of photographer dean chooch landry, and the early 1900s approach to promo photos for bands like meek is murder. Discover and collect the things you love, and buy it all in one place. Took the aeroektar lens to the university radiation protection officer today and he measured a little less than 0. Removing aero ektar lens from k24 large format photography. The kit is small enough to conveniently grab and carry when youre on the go. Buy kodak vintage camera lenses and get the best deals at the lowest prices on ebay. Apr 04, 2015 is this monster radioactive lens just an alpha emitter. It sports two dots, one yellow, one purple, and was made in 1953. Removing aero ektar lens from k24 if this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above. It was a very advanced design for its day and can still be useful for special projects.
These are high quality lenses which were used for aerial photography during wwii. Its styled like a traditional leica m rangefinder and brings a host of updates to the hugely popular original leica q typ 116 that was launched in 2015. It was a time flickr reigned supreme, the iphone with its 2. Kodak doesnt recommend the 10 for 8x10, but it might suffice at small apertures and no front standard adjustments. Originally produced for the us military in ww2, the kodak aero ektar 178mm f2. If you have any information on the kodak ektars please send it to me so that i can update my chart. Great savings free delivery collection on many items kodak vintage camera lenses for sale ebay. Get the best deals on kodak ektar lens when you shop the largest online selection at. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search.
Get a good ground glass fresnel and a magnifying glass if you use a speed graphic you might want to find one of the magnifying lenses with longer tubes to keep the viewing hood around the groundglass on. Jan 14, 2020 best lenses and lens kits for shooting video on your iphone imore 2020. May 16, 2018 anyone build a dedicated astro camera with aero ektar lenses. Kodak pixpro zoom lens turns your iphone into a powerful camera. Graflex speed graphic 4x5 with kodak aero ektar 175mm f2. While our iphones are pretty great at taking photos the best camera is the one with you, they can still be improved with lens kits. Save up to 40% off retail price and get a 180day warranty. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Kodak aero ektar indiana vintage camera lenses for sale ebay. I made an ektar to wine country camera filter holder mount. The monster graflex a camera for the famous kodak aero. Jan 07, 2020 nelomos iphone camera lens kit includes only three lenses. Today i was shooting out doors testing our beloved aero ektar in back light. The 12 inch aero ektar is a 1954 lens for coldwar aerial photography.
I love old vintage lenses, and i already have a few of them. A kodak ektar lens was of outstanding excellence and of preeminent quality. If you are not looking for any professionallooking lens kit, this is your best choice. The lens elements and barrels have a tight clearance to achieve critical alignment. Ls45, 4x5 large format digital back mounted on svedovsky 8x10d camera. In the thread yellowish cast looking through 35mmf1. Aero ektar lens to hasselblad v camera mount adapter front side m77. Resurrecting a wwii optic with scraps and a 3d printer.
Theres fungus in it, so it has become sort of a soft focus lens. Jul 01, 2015 in this article youll discover how this 25x zoom lens combined with a larger 16 megapixel image sensor will turn your iphone into a pointandshoot camera with powerful zoom capability. It is in good cosmetic condition with some handling marks. I took out the ls45 for some photos with the kodak aero ektar 7 inch 178mm. List of city iphone wallpapers free images for your iphone background i phone 7 wallpaper.
There is a vacuum back to hold the film flat, and the lenses are faster. Jan 04, 2008 flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Falling into the interesting photo experiments category, patrick letourneau adapted a kodak aero ektar 178mm f2. Best iphone camera lenses for professional photography the iphone takes remarkably good photos for a smartphone, but with the right accessories it can replace your digital slr entirely. The 7in was made in enormous numbers, and is quite common at fairs, and is a really sharp lens, but rather heavy and bulky. Aeroektars have exceptionally fast apertures for large format lenses. Kodak aero ektar lens for portrait ok empava stainless steel electric builtin convection single wall oven kodak aero ektar 178mm f2. Choosing a 4x5 camera and lenses alex burke photography. Anyone build a dedicated astro camera with aeroektar lenses. It has a cleanclear frontrear elements with a few cleaning marks on its front element.
Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or instore pickup. Have to upgrade the focusing mechanism to have a longer throw. Also seen is an mpp glass plate holder with glass plates inside. Best lenses and lens kits for shooting video on your iphone. Mounted in bombers, facing down at europe, this lens was sold to the us. Some of the internal elements have haze spots and some light. The kit includes a carrying case a must have for lenses, a carabiner clip, an instruction manual, a velvet pouch, the 3 lenses, and the clip.
Aero ektar lens to hasselblad v camera mount adapter. American metalcraft bzz95b rectangular wire zorro baskets, small, black. Nov 15, 2017 moment is also launching four new smartphone lenses to pair with the iphone x using those cases, including a wide angle lens, telephoto lens, super fisheye lens, and a new macro lens. I know that other high speed lenses have been used on 4x5 graflex cameras such as the 8 pentac and cooke speedic so this may be possible with added. Our club has a couple of aerial camera lenses, 300mm f4 and a 600mm f6.
Buy and sell used kodak camera equipment at keh camera. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above. Kodak also made a lot of large format lenses back in the day, most of these will be older and people shopping for them will know the certain look they are going for such as the aero ektar lenses. Kodak began experimenting with lens coatings on a production basis in the later 1930s. Only get an aero ektar if you really like the look wide open otherwise it is just a boringly normal lens with lots of disadvantages. The weight of the aero ektar may be too much on the front standard of the super d graflex. Get the best deals on aero ektar in vintage camera lenses when you shop the largest online selection at. Product brochures and reference publications establish that softcoating was added to the premium models of lenses about 1941 the 14inch eastman ektar for large format cameras, the ektars for the ektra, the 100mm ektar for the original medalist and the companion 105mm f 3. This is what a lens collectors vade mecum has to say about the aero ektar. Newcomers to the aero ektar think it is a new thing to place them on a 4x5 when they have been done hundreds of times since ww2. These were used during wwii and into the so called cold war for high altitude recon photos. How to mount lf kodak aero ektar 178mm to mf pentax 67 or. Aero ektar type1 telephoto lens 36inch,f8 cloudy nights.
Large format lenses are different from smaller formats in that the shutter will be installed in the lens between the front and rear. In his 1951 book, lenses in photography, rudolf kingslake, then director of optical design for kodak, reports that calcium fluoride, as an optical coating, was first offered for commercial use in 1938. Sep 05, 2008 the leica q2 is an impressively capable fixedlens, fullframe camera with a 47mp sensor and a sharp, stabilized 28mm f1. Some of the internal elements have haze spots and some light fungus on internal side of the front elements edge. Due to the focal plane shutter of the speed graphic i was free to choose pretty much whatever lens i fancied, really only being limited by the size of the lensboard and the maximum bellows extension. Free shipping on many items browse your favorite brands. My aero ektar in exakta slr mount is from the 1950s. Sinar norma with kodak aero ektar lens and sinar shutter. Adapter speed graphic for lens kodak aero ektar 7 youtube.
Make offer nice used antique rare kodak aero ektar 12 f2. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone. But this guy here is huge and heavy, its size becomes very obvious when parked next to. It was given to me recently by a fellow photographer, who believe it or not had 3 of them. I think it was used in europe during wwii for aerian photography. For the price of a moderately nice lens i can buy a medium format. I understand that the brown tint of the inner lens can be cleared by exposure to strong sunlight. They are designed to be really sharp, and will handle a large format but the aero ektar design is a 6 element design and might suffer from low transmission through all that glass. Kenneth ipcress land rover defender xtech the future is analogue fancy is the place for you to find amazing things curated by our global community. This is an amazingly sharp lens with beautiful bokeh. Is this monster radioactive lens just an alpha emitter. You can also use a piece of gaffer tape and press it on the element to lift from the center.
Please note that these old aerial lenses were made with an actinide lens element whose decay products, over many decades, have begun emitting lowlevel gamma rays, so they should be stored away from children, pets, and one should avoid constant contact. These highlysought lenses incorporate thorium glass elements, which provide high refractive index and low dispersion. Quite a surprise to find a 1940 kodak 7 inch aero ektar lens mounted on a 1953 speed graphic. Mounting kodak aero ektar in medium format adapter youtube. May 24, 2012 this is a test of my recently acquired aero ektar 306mm f2. Russian lenses, projector lenses all sort of lenses. Perhaps it was used to spy on iron curtain countries during the cold war.
Best iphone camera lenses for professional photography. Kodak aero ektar in vintage camera lenses for sale ebay. The lensboard is 4 x 4 i think, so there is also the question of size. It is important to use nd filters with this lens in the sun. Kodak even used thoriated glass in its top of the line 800 series instamatic cameras, and kodak aero ektar lenses, manufactured in great quantity during world war ii for aerial reconnaissance, are. There are tools like a lens sucker which is a small suction cup on a straw to lift the element straight up. Using a radioactive wwii bomber lens on a dslr with a 3d. I found working with multiple iphone lenses to be sufficiently inconvenient that it would be preferable to return to a pointandshoot camera. Hi everyone, im on the hunt for a speed graphic with a graflok back to which i want to fit an aero ektar 1782. Jun 28, 2019 with a few addon lenses, the camera in your pocket becomes more versatile, capturing wider or closer shots.
With a lens kit, you can get even better photos that could be similar to the results you get with a dslr, but without the bulk. It will cover the ls45 at infinity but for the ls911, it covers 9x11. Its not exactly light and ive taken to using a modular pro strap from optech. Moments iphone x lenses make the smartphone camera even better. Google patents after wwii, these cameras and lenses were sold for next to nothing and although the combination may be considered a modern one, the speed graphic aero ektar pairing has existed ever since the lenses were made available to the general public they were optionally sold off with lens boards made to fit the camera host camera. Hello, ive got a kodak lens aero ektar f2,5 178 mm.435 378 1591 985 921 1102 1456 1187 1185 1071 676 1225 667 1515 1314 1370 178 1573 1162 984 1323 243 397 191 44 31 1596 1265 88 682 197 366 853 1330 1295 1205 485 106 1226