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Cambo PCH

Recently debuted at Photo Plus Expo 2017,  the Cambo PCH (Precision Controlled Head) is a newly designed geared tripod head with dual axis gearing for precise control of your camera. Cambo’s NEW tripod head has amazing flexibility. It can tilt, swing, rotate as if it were a ball head, and it has precision gears for fine-tuned […]

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Distagon-35 Retrofit for Cambo Actus

We’re happy to announce another lens option for the Cambo Actus. A special order Carl Zeiss Contax Distagon-35 refitted for use on our view cameras. The skilled technicians at Cambo carefully remove the helical focussing mount and replace the aperture control with a manual – 15 bladed – version. This beautiful lens works perfectly paired […]

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Actus Quick Tip – Shooting Longer Focal Lengths without Additional Monorails

Heres a quick tip for all of our Actus users. Recently we received an email asking for us to perform a “science experiment”. One of our users wanted to take his Actus hiking while carrying the least amount of gear possible. He also wanted to use longer focal length lenses without the need to change […]

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Cambo Products Now Available at Fotocare.

We are happy to announce that Cambo products are available for order and purchase at Fotocare in New York City! Please reach out to your sales contact for more information, or to be paired with a salesperson please contact Cambo USA at info@Cambousa.com   41 W 22nd St, New York, NY 10010 (212) 741-2991 www.fotocare.com

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Cambo Actar-105

We are happy to announce the latest addition to the Cambo Actar series of lenses pre-mounted for use with the Actus camera system. The ACTAR-105 is a lens dedicated to the Cambo Actus in combination with any DSLR or mirrorless camera, mounted to the Actus. This lens is permanently attached to an Actus lens panel […]

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Cambo Actus-XCD

Now that Hasselblad has released a new firmware for their X1d camera, that allows the use of the built-in electronic shutter, we at Cambo are pleased to introduce new products that support the Hasselblad X1d body. As a further development of the ACTUS-G product line for medium format mirrorless cameras, Cambo is now introducing the […]

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Cambo CA-XCD

Based on the knowledge used in our other Canon lens adapters, Cambo has now created an adapter to enable the use of Canon lenses on the Hasselblad-X1D camera. This adapter is mounted directly to the X1D camera bayonet and it controls the aperture of Canon lenses electronically, by similar controls as on the ACB-CA, WRE-CA […]

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Cambo ACXL-985 – Cognisys StackShot Bracket.

Introducing the ACXL-985 Bracket system for the Cognisys StackShot system.   Cambo has enabled the use of the Cognisys StackShot on the Ultima and Actus-XL view cameras. This kit includes the needed bracket and gearing to connect to your Cambo view camera. By applying tilt and/or swing to the front standard the amount of shots needed to obtain the […]

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Cambo at Photo Plus Expo 2017.

It’s coming up on everyone’s favorite time of the year once again. This year we will be taking up Booth 152 and showing the latest products and offerings from Cambo.

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Actus Quick Tip – How to Change to a longer Monorail.

The Actus series of cameras is a modular unit that allows for an almost unlimited potential for customization. The standard Actus configuration comes included with a 150mm monorail (175mm for Actus DB/Actus GFX), but has the ability to be used with extended rails for longer focal length lenses or for macro purposes. The AC-330 monorail […]

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Andrew Lerman: Stories Without Words

Who is Andrew Lerman? I have been married for the past 39 years to my lovely wife, Judi.  For all of that time our home has been in Westchester County, NY.  We have two adult sons, one daughter-in-law and one perfect grandchild.  When not photographing, I am hiking locally, trying to play golf and rolling […]

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Jawad Malik – Beautiful Simplicity and Randomness:

  Words and Photography by Jawad Malik Inspiration… The reason I like photography is because it rewards observation and attention. An observant eye notices the infinite beauty in nature that’s in plain sight but goes unnoticed. Nature can be most beautiful in its simplicity and randomness – finding an interesting cloud formation or an interesting […]

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Lee Varis: Testing the Ultimate Technical Camera – Part 2

Words and Photos by Lee Varis of Varis Photomedia This 2nd part of my examination of the Cambo Actus GFX system focuses (literally) on the lens tilting functionality. The tilting lens stage allows the photographer to alter the plane of focus, usually to match the plane of focus with the subject, to achieve better depth of focus […]

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Lee Varis: Testing the Ultimate Technical Camera – Part 1

Words and Photos by Lee Varis of Varis Photomedia I recently had the opportunity to test the Cambo Actus technical camera with the FUJIFILM GFX—this was very exciting for me because I could renew my experience with view cameras in a new digital configuration! The Cambo Actus is essentially a view camera front end to just about […]

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Cambo Products Now Available at Samy’s Camera & Samy’s Cinema Works.

We are very excited to announce that Cambo products are now available for purchase at Samy’s Camera and Samy’s Cinema Works locations. A big welcome from all of us at Cambo USA to everyone who is a part of the Samy’s team! For more information or to place your order contact your Samy’s salesperson or Cambo […]

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Guest Post: Bryan Minear – A Week With The Actus Mini.

Recently we reached out to Bryan Minear, Fuji X-Photographer, to offer a test of the Cambo Actus-Mini for the Fuji-X platform. Here are his thoughts.  Photos and text by Bryan Minear. Shared here with his permission. I don’t write as often as I’d like to. So when Cambo USA reached out to tell me about […]

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ACXL-336 Cambo Ultima Adaptor

Cambo ACXL-366

The Actus GFX announced earlier this year is a portable solution with geared shifts designed with the GFX user in mind.  For those of you who prefer a full-size view camera for in studio use Cambo is happy to announce that the Actus-XL is now available with GFX bayonet. ACXL-366 is the conversion kit from […]

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Who is Cambo?

  Earlier this year I had the opportunity to visit the Cambo HQ and Factory in The Netherlands to take a look at how the Cambo products we all know and love are designed, machined, and hand assembled to perfection. Cambo started producing cameras in 1947 and has the distinction of being the first company […]

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Cambo ACB-980

Cambo has introduced an upgrade solution so previous purchasers of the Cambo Actus camera platform for DLSR and Mirrorless systems can upgrade and use the new Fuji GFX. The kit consists of a new rear standard, the bayonet holder with GFX bayonet and a front riser block to match  the height of the GFX body. […]

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Cambo CA-GFX

Based on the knowledge used in our other Canon lens adapters, Cambo has now created an adapter to enable the use of Canon lenses on the new Fujifilm GFX 50s camera. This adapter is mounted directly to the GFX camera bayonet and it controls the aperture of Canon lenses electronically, by similar controls as on […]

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