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Pentax 67 Medium Format SLR Camera with 105mm f/2.4 Lens

Asahi Pentax

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Pentax 67 Mirror Lock-Up (3rd Generation of Pentax's 6 by 7 Lineup) Medium Format SLR Camera with Super Takumar 105mm f/2.8 Lens

All cameras come with six months warranty. 

Included in this kit:
1) Pentax 67 Medium Format SLR Body, S/N: 4195368
2) Pentax 67 Non-Metered Finder, S/N: N/A
3) Asahi Optical Company Super-Takumar/6x7 105mm f/2.4 Lens, S/N: 6901268

Did you ever think that something was missing about the common 35mm SLR camera, and its accompanying format? More specifically, the size? Pentax clearly thought that too, when in 1969 they launched an absurdly large SLR camera that looked a lot like a black painted Spotmatic on steroids called the Asahi Pentax 6x7, and we are grateful they did!

The Pentax 6x7 is an iconic camera with an incredible set of accompanying lenses that are full of character. Heck, this particular kit has the legendary 105mm f/2.4 lens, i.e., THE lens to get for this system, which features a lightly thoriated glass - giving it a slight warm tone, making for lovely portraits. The lens' focal length is roughly equivalent to a versatile 52mm lens on 35mm format, but at an incredibly-fast-for-medium-format aperture of f/2.4.

This particular model is a third generation 6x7, shortened to 67. It comes with the very rare split screen focusing screen, a slightly updated design and with the mirror lock up feature - handy for longer exposures or studio situations where you need to make sure the mirror sits still. It also has the very rare 

Specs:

  • Brand: (Asahi) Pentax
  • Film Format: Medium Format, 120 & 220
  • Camera Type: SLR
  • Year of Release: 1990
  • Shutter Speed: 1/1000s to 1s, with bulb
  • Metered ISO/ASA Range: Unmetered/Unlimited
  • Lens Mount: Pentax Medium Format 6x7/67/67II 
  • Extra Features: Mirror Lock Up, FP/X Flash Sync
  • Battery: 1x 6V 4LR44/544 Battery

 

References:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pentax_6%C3%977

https://jeffandmichelephoto.com/learn/what-are-the-differences-between-pentax-67-models




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