Paillard Bolex B8L 8mm Film Movie Camera With Standard And Telephoto Lenses
Manufactured in Switzerland by skilled craftsmen, the Bolex camera was known for its precision and versatility
Paillard Bolex Variable Speed 8mm Camera 1958
Duraluminium body covered in genuine Morocco leather.
Turret accommodates two standard D-mount lenses.
Includes Kern Paillard Yvar f1.9/13mm and f2.8/36mm lenses.
Takes 25ft daylight loading spools of double run 8mm film.
Variable speed 12, 16, 18, 24, 32 and 48 frames per second
Adjustable dial changes the shutter opening from 0-165 degrees to allow for shortened exposure times and fades. Shutter gives an exposure time of 1/35th second at 16fps when fully open (165 degrees).
Optical viewfinder adjustable dial shows the scene as viewed by focal lengths from 12.5mm to 36mm.
Standard Tripod mount 1/4″ thread.
Condition: Good working order. No damage. Minor marks from use.
Camera winds and operates well. Fully working except the inbuilt exposure meter.
Includes original aluminium Kern lens caps.