Start Dating rolleiflex 2 8f

Dating rolleiflex 2 8f

Mechanics should be working fully, but may need a CLA service. You should also budget $ 150-$250 for a good CLA ( clean, lube and adjust ) if you plan to use the camera regularly.

Built-in, uncoupled meter, Automatic DOF Indicator.

Optional uncoupled meter, detachable hood, improved focus screen.

Rolleiflex is a series of medium format 120 roll film cameras manufactured by Franke & Heidecke, in Germany.

The Rolleiflex TLR is currently manufactured in three versions by DHW Fototechnik, the successor of Franke & Heidecke.

Many world-famous images originated from that small piece of fine mechanical art made by the factory from Franke and Heidecke in Braunschweig, Germany.

It was the beginning of a technical evolution that would be imitated by many other manufacturers around the Globe with sometimes successful but often poor copies of the bench-mark Rolleiflex.

Planar Rollei's typically sell for more than Xenotar fitted cameras.