M3 Leica DS 35mm vintage film camera Elmar 2.8/50 mm lens. This camera is in good working order and used cosmetic condition. The lens is the compact collapsible Elmar 1:2.8/50mm coated lens. The optics show some haze on the perimeter of the lens. The focus is smooth and the aperture setting are firm.
The speeds of the camera are accurate to the eye and ear, but a service is always recommended if the camera is t be used professionally. Also included is a used light meter. The camera serial number is: 832228 The beautiful leather case completes the package. All our classic, vintage photographic and scientific items are USED unless otherwise stated in the description.None of the cameras, lenses or camera accessories, or other equipment which we are listing have been film tested unless specifically stated in the description above. We try to describe all of our items as accurately as possible. Lenses and camera shutters are physically tested only, by eye and ear/sound. Lens glass and various other optical items such as rangefinders and viewfinders are by visual inspection only. If you intend on using the items in the field or for professional reasons, it is advisable to have the item serviced or cleaned, lubricated and adjusted for ultimate perfection.
You should expect everything to function reasonably well, and that optics have no problems that would noticeably affect image quality and results, unless we describe them otherwise. Keep in mind that most lenses, even brand new lenses may have dust particles inside. It has no affect on image results whatsoever.
We try to mention obvious defects or faults and flaws. Please take into consideration that most of the items we sell are used, vintage classic optical collectible equipment. We do not service or repair or maintain or restore equipment (unless mentioned in the description).
At best we give the equipment a clean before photography. We test it for function, but can't guarantee accuracy due to temperamental nature of such vintage classical equipment.
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The seller is "vfcamerashop" and is located in this country: ZA. This item can be shipped worldwide.