Vintage Paillard Bolex B8-L Film Movie/Cine 8mm Camera With Yvar 1.8/13mm Lens
Manufactured in Switzerland by skilled craftsmen, the Bolex camera was known for its precision and versatility
Paillard Bolex B8L 8mm Camera 1960
Duraluminium body, covered in genuine Morocco leather.
Turret accommodates two standard D-mount lenses.
Comes with Kern Paillard Yvar 1.8/13mm lens
Takes 25ft daylight loading spools of double run 8mm film.
Variable speed, 12, 16, 18, 24, 32, 48 and 64 frames per second
Optical viewfinder adjustable dial shows the scene as viewed by focal lengths of 12.5mm, 25mm and 36mm.
Standard Tripod mount 1/4″ thread.
This compumatic camera featured a newly shaped release button containing a name plate. Unfortunately, the name plate was simply glued on and as a result, as is often the case, the name plate is missing. It may diminish the appearance but it otherwise has no effect on the operation of the release.
The locking shutter plexiglass dial only works in the 38 (fully open) setting.
Comes complete with a take-up spool.