Kodak retina iii automatic part 2 manual pdf download. Speeds on the compurrapid shutter range from 11500 second. Instruction manual for kodak automatic 8 movie projector. Save kodak retina automatic iii camera to get email alerts and updates. Also the small viewfinder makes it a bit hard for me to get the right composition, but thats my fault, not the cameras. Kodak retina automatic i instruction manual pdf download. Internet chat suggests these serial numbers must match for the lens to work properly. The books of the nonbrownie cameras are mainly found elsewhere on the web. It is easy to take pictures with your retina automatic i sight your subject the brilliant frame in the largeimage viewfinder shows you the correct. Retina iii automatic part 2 camera lens pdf manual download. Kodak retina automatic iii camera pacific rim camera. Kodak apparently made matching sets of 50mm f 2 lens groups for use on the retina iiic, and other retinas. The kodak retina reflex is a discontinued series of four singlelens reflex cameras made by kodak, continuing the brand kodak retina.
When the frame counter reaches 1 and youve made that shot, the advance lever locks. Retina was the brandname of a longrunning series of germanbuilt kodak 35mm cameras, produced from 1934 until 1969. If you arent completely happy just return the manual for a full refund. The automatic flash mode is clever, probably useful back in its day, but useless today. The kodak trademark was registered on september 4, 1888, and the eastman kodak company was founded in 1892. Automatic i, automatic ii on by sylvain halgand in french. Kodak retina automatic ii kodak retina automatic ii. Kodak retina automatic iii parts list manual reprint.
View and download kodak retina automatic iii manual online. Kodak and kodak brownie user manuals from the collection. Kodak retina automatic ii, kodak retina automatic ii. Kodak retina automatic iii type 039 1961 mike eckman. Kodak retina iiic pdf direct from instruction manual. User manuals, guides and specifications for your kodak retina reflex film camera. Kodak retina automatic ii image by suleyman demir image rights retina automatic ii is a 35mm film viewfinder camera made by kodak ag and produced between 196063 with quantity of 48. The 60s were the end of golden age of 35mm rangefinders and these kodak retina automatic llls are beautiful examples of design and workmanship. The bottommounted thumb lever film advance is smooth, the viewfinder and rf patch are bright and clear, and a focus assist knob on the edge of. It will be carefully cleaned, and i will ask a pro to help with the slightly stiff aperture. Kodak retina automatic ii kodak retina automatic ii 1962. Hold your retina automatic i to your eye, sight your subject and press the shutter release that is all. Chosen distance is displayed on the viewfinder manual or auto exposure, shutter speed priority, using a coupled selenium light meter using the auto exposure mode, if the light conditions are out of the range, the word stop is displayed on the viewfinder and the shutter. Production was halted when some uppity germans decided to turn most of europe into a much worse place for everyone, and resumed at the end of the second world war.
The camera would wind and shutter button would depress, what sounded like the shutter releasing was heard. Its small size, superb 50 2 xenon or heligon lens, better than average finder, quiet leaf shutter, and the simple straightforward design which translates to pleasurable shooting. The kodak retina iia is my favorite of the long lived retina series, the epitome of a classic small fast lensed 35mm folder. Just a video talking about the kodak retina automatic 3 from my retina collection. Kodak retina automatic iii instruction manual, user manual. Kodak retina ii instruction manual, user manual, free. Page 2 in your retina automatic i you own a fully automatic miniature camera a truly happy combination of retina precision and retina progress. From left to right a retina curtagon 28mm f4, a retina curtagon 35mm f 2.
Buy kodak retina and get the best deals at the lowest prices on ebay. I should mention that this is not a folder camera, it is a fixed lens rangefinder. I recently made a trip home and picked up my fathers old kodak retina iii automatic. Nagel werk which kodak had acquired in december 1931. Kodak retina automatic ii 1962 scheneider kreuznach retina xenar 45mm 1. The retina automatic range was introduced in 1960 with the automatic ii. Just a video talking about the kodak retina automatic 3 from my retina. Receive a high quality printed and bound manual in days. Kodak retina automatic iii vivitatr flash with soft case vivitatr 120v cord for flash operation on house current case has slight blemish on top, otherwise like new. My retina ii is a postwar model with a 50mm f2 coated schneiderkreuznach retina xenon lens.
The shutter used for the very earliest examples was a flashsynchronised compur rapid, but the bulk of the production were fitted with a. Kodak retina automatic i user manual, instruction manual. Get the best deals on kodak manual focus rangefinder film cameras when you shop the largest online selection at. Kodak manual focus rangefinder film cameras for sale ebay. Finding the camera parts you need for your repairs.
Kodak s three retina automatic models were the first retinas to have automatic exposure control. Kodak retina cameras were manufactured in stuttgartwangen by the kodak ag dr. I acquired a near mint model and case and the images were spectacular. The kodak retina iiic is a perfected miniature camera to meet the highest demands. The lens system is the same as that used for the retina iiic, and this camera can use the wide range of accessories made by kodak for the retina cameras. Taken with kodak retina s2 expired agfa rsx ii 200 colour slide film, crossprocessed in d76. Kodak retina iiis range finder adjustments duration. Nov 11, 20 testing the kodak retina 1a posted on november 11, 20 by tom admin in todays world of camera that are fully automatic, and only the hardcore photographer bothers to worry about and understand concepts such as aperture and iso, managing to get decent photos from a camera where you must set everything manually can be fun and rewarding. The bottommounted thumb lever film advance is smooth, the viewfinder and rf patch are bright and clear, and a focus assist knob on the edge of the lens barrel makes focusing a breeze. Kodak retina iitype 011 instruction manual retina rescue. Get the best deals on manuals and guides for kodak camera when you shop the largest online selection at. We have 2 kodak retina iii automatic manuals available for free pdf download. Kodak retina iii automatic part 2 manual 11 pages related manuals for kodak retina iii automatic film camera kodak advantix f600zoom user manual. Kodak retina automatic ii 35mm film camera with retina.
Kodak retina automatic pdf manuals alphabetical listing from website. Retina automatic i is a 35mm film viewfinder camera made by kodak ag and produced between 196063. Dec 03, 2014 i would be more than happy to work with you again. We have been in business for over 40 years and have hundreds of thousands of satisfied customers all over the world. It was the top of the retina automatic series with a 6element retina xenar f 2. The eastman dry plate company, the predecessor of eastman kodak, was established in 1880 by george eastman and henry strong in rochester, new york. User guide for kodak camera, free instruction manual 3. Make offer kodak retina iii big c camera retina capital c or big c with case and manual kodak retina automatic ii with schneiderkreuznach xenar 2. Retina iii automatic film camera pdf manual download. When you set the shutter speed to flash mode, the lens limits the focus ring to a range from 4. Images of the retina automatic i, the retina automatic ii, the retina automatic iii, and all three versions together from. Eastman kodak apparently only imported schneiderequipped cameras into the usa, so in the states retina iic cameras with the rodenstock heligon lens are few and far between.
The kodak retina ii 014 is a beautiful and solid camera. Nagel werk which kodak had acquired in december 1931 the retina line included a variety of folding and nonfolding models, including the retina reflex single lens reflex camera. Make offer 1956 kodak retina reflex sales brochure german rare. Database contains 1 kodak retina reflex manuals available for free online viewing or downloading in pdf. Value of a kodak retina reflex iii automatic, 1963, original. New listing kodak retina automatic iii rangefinder 35mm film camera 45mm f2. Make offer kodak retina automatic ii 35mm film camera with retina xenar f. Retina iic instruction manual part 1 search the internet search this site. Kodak retina iia camera stripdown and service part 01. Ive been to too many antiques shows and seen just way too many brownies, instamatics, and broken folders stacked up to the ceiling and worth their weight in scrap metal. Ok, so let me get my collecting biases on the table. A kodak retina automatic ii type 032 35mm viewfinder camera in chris sherlocks collection.
They are clear developments of the earlier iis and have a very similar top molding including the. Kodak retina reflex manuals and user guides, film camera. All retina automatic cameras had shutter priority auto exposure, relying on light readings from the selenium meter. Kodak retina automatic ii 35mm film camera with retinaxenar. Kodak purchased nagel camerawerks in 1931, and commenced retina production in 1934. They are clear developments of the earlier iis and have a very similar top molding including the counter release button that gives so many problems to the unitiated. Retina automatic ii is a 35mm film viewfinder camera made by kodak ag and. Just like the earlier retina i type 0, this model was fitted with either an f3. The kodak retina ii the name of a series of four rangefinderfocusing, folding 35mm cameras made in germany by kodak ag during the periods 19361939 and 19461950. If the image below looks like your camera, click below to see the full manual. Chosen distance is displayed on the viewfinder manual or auto exposure, shutter speed priority, using a coupled selenium light meter using the auto exposure mode, if the light conditions are out of the range, the word stop is displayed on the viewfinder and the. It has a 2 lens assembly in front of the shutter and aperture blades and a 2 lens assembly in back of the shutter and aperture blades. Now to be fair about it, or almost fair, the 1959 retina iiic is the last of a long line of folding kodak 35s which began in 1934 and had the honor of introducing photography to the now standard 35 mm cartridge.
I did not feature a rangefinder but had a brightline viewfinder instead. This camera manual library is for reference and historical purposes, all rights reserved. Kodak retina automatic i user manual, instruction manual kodak retina automatic i posted 2 1904. Thank you for the suggestions as to how to remove the rear lens element on the kodak retina automatic iii. View and download kodak retina iii automatic manual online. It has interchangeable lenses, a coupled rangefinder combined with the new viewfinder with reflected line frame, a builtin exposure meter, the new synchrocompur shutter with light value settings and self. Some people like the iiic because it was the last and most feature laden of the line. This is a kodak retina automatic iii 35mm rangefinder camera made by kodak ag of germany between the years of 1960 and 1963. A prototypical atomicage camera, the kodak retina ia represented the best of postwar germanys engineering and manufacturing capabilities. View and download kodak retina iii automatic part 2 manual online. Manuals and user guides for kodak retina iii automatic. What followed was a series of finely crafted compact 35mm folders marketed as the kodak retina.1452 612 1268 493 1054 61 224 200 737 429 1232 710 1294 892 950 1142 1453 1412 1317 872 509 1331 673 118 528 806 1233 76 991 988 253 1343