The C was released in as part of the Mamiya C series of interchangeable lens medium format TLR cameras. It is an improved version. Mamiya C Professional S Twin Lens Reflex. Aahh yes isn´t this a beauty? I think so, but most folks seem to prefer the Rolleiflexes. They say a Rolleiflex is. We are highly gratified that you have selected the MAMIYA. C from among so many makes of cameras on the market. Before using the camera, please read.

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That’s right, the C is a TLR camera that features an interchangeable lens system. My favorite of the medium format cameras Years ago, I owned this camera and always loved the image quality and ease of use. Thanks for the comments! Although it was considered heavy, it was actually lighter than previous models like the C That feature proved really useful when I shot macro that one time!

It can be replaced through instructions found on-line or by a professional repair person. See what Baltimore-based photographer Patrick Joust sees through his medium format camera in this interview for the Magazine. This is given because the photographer views through one lens but mamija the photograph through another, so the photograph is different from the view on the screen.

In today’s Lomopedia installment, we take a look at the first autofocus compact camera from Pentax. Well, until you hear of its lesser known counterpart, the Mamiya TLRs.

The camera is heavy, so I always use it on a tripod. You may also like. Ratings c3330 Reviews Write a review.

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Unlike the C33, the winding can be done in a single clockwise mmaiya rotation, and cannot be turned backwards. It can go through years of heavy use with relative ease. Available in our Shop. It h as no meter, so I use my Sekonic, as I would anyway. Let your loved one pick the gift of their dreams. Let’s take a look at the first Japanese camera to have automatic exposure — the Olympus Auto Eye.


Most relevant reviews See all 26 reviews. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Mamiya C There are six additional types of screens available. This camera is quite heavy, Not the 3Lbs that a c3 weighs but still a lot to lug around. Please login to like.

I really love the waist level viewfinder. There is a tiny dust inside.

The Mamiya C330 Professional: A Japanese Jewel

A newer mamiyaa action waist level finder was introduced. When I got mine from an estate sale in the US, it looked as if kamiya had been sat unused in a box or attic for years, but I simply wiped the dust off, dry clicked the shutter a few times at various speeds the slow speeds usually go first, but no problem even hereinserted film, and it worked with absolutely mamiyaa hitch.

The film transport system is similar to the the previous C33 model, the C uses a film advance crank and supports cocking of the shutter automatically during the winding stage. The foam tends to deteriorate over time. The right side of the camera no longer has the lens distance scale window.

My simply wonderful Rolleiflex 2.

Lomopedia – Mamiya C330

A limited version called Mamiya C Special Selection was also made. Move this lever towards the front of the body to lock the focus. It is a well-oiled-machine, that not only has withstood the test mamya time, but captures amazing images with a quality that is equally as timeless.

How about a lens on a cigarette lighter? There is no haze on inside of the lens. This traditional twin lens reflex camera first entered the market in the s as a tool for professional ma,iya well as advanced amateur photographers.


Mamiya really put in work and time in the research and development of their TLR series so it’s not difficult to see why photographers now mamiiya hold the C and its other TLR family members in high regard. It is an improved version of the Mamiya Mamiy It also has a time release setting so I can jump into my un-masterful self-portraits. The camera was in great shape when I got it and so far I am delighted with it.

The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. Mammiya carried that camera with my all through my tour in the Navy. It has moved to the left side of the body.

Now in this day and age Film is kinda blase but I love this camera.

One word of caution when buying these older cameras is the condition of the foam light seal on the film door, x330 of camera. With its convenient fold-out bellows design and multi-format capabilities, the Belair X may be the only medium format camera that 3c30 need for its creative flexibility! I found one on ricardo. See how this modified and rebranded medium format camera mamyia its way out of obscurity and into the wishlists of many in this installment of Lomopedia.

They can be locked by sliding a small dial to the L position by the downward release. It hinges up from the front of the camera allowing screen insertion and removal. See all 2 pre-owned listings. Some more notable features are its all-mechanical construction no batteries neededsingle action crack winding, and the capability to change backs for single exposure photography.