Tagged: voigtländer

Voigtänder Prominent 6×9 folding camera

The Voigtländer Prominent is a special and very rare camera. It really was not a particularly successful camera and fewer than 4000 were manufactured during its rather short production run between 1933 and 1935....

Carl Zeiss Planar History – Part 2

The following article presents a subjective perspective on the history and evolution of the Planar-type lenses from their origins to modern times. Because the 50mm focal length has been the most popular and the...

Carl Zeiss Skoparex 35mm 3.4

Carl Zeiss Skoparex 35mm 3.4 was manufactured in West Germany by Carl Zeiss (Oberkochen). This wide-angle lens was manufactured mainly for the Zeiss Ikon Icarex range of cameras which were manufactured under different brand...

Icarex Bm adapter

Icarex bayonet mount (BM mount) adapter

The Zeiss Ikon Voigtländer Icarex bayonet mount (also called BM mount) is a bayonet mount that was introduced in the late sixties and early seventies. It was manufactured in West Germany by Zeiss Ikon...