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WRE-2138 & WRA-2138 – Lenspanels for WRS Cameras

The WRE-2138 and WRA-2138 Float Lens panels are lenses dedicated to the use with Digital Backs. Both feature a Rodenstock 6,5/138 HR-Float Digaron lens with Rodenstock eShutter-250 (or Rodenstock Aperture Only Mount in the case of the WRA-2138). This very special lens design is mounted in a helical focussing mount, which drives a floating element […]

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Cambo Factory Tour 2019 – Event Roundup

Pim, and our team of adventurers ready to set out for a day of shooting. When we set out to create what would become the 2019 Cambo Factory tour late in 2018 we sat and tried to create an event that both was visually interesting as well as something that would be stimulating for a […]

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AC-380/AC-381 – Cambo Actus Fine Gear Drive Upgrade

Launching later this quarter, the AC-380 and AC-381 fine gear drives add yet another option for customers looking to get the most out of their existing Actus camera.  The new dual knob design allows for both standard and reduced gearing. This double gear knob kit for focus and tilt will be interchangeable with the current axle/knob/gear. […]

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The End of the Copal Shutter 1946-2019

The End of the Copal Shutter Era

In 2013 the announcement was made that no more Copal shutters were going to be produced, which was a shock to large format photographers worldwide. Over the last six years the stock of existing shutters has been at a high enough level that Photographers were still able to get their hands on these essential lens […]

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Perspective Control – John Gregor

The following blog post first appeared on the Cold Snap Photography blog and is re-posted here with permission from the author John Gregor. Perspective Control In Camera Cambo Actus-Mini Perspective Control Camera What is perspective control? How can you achieve perspective control in your images? In this article I will discuss the concept of perspective control […]

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Cambo USA at the DT East Coast Tour – 2019

Cambo USA is happy to be a part of the Digital Transitions East Coast Tour of the new Phase One IQ4 digital back. We will be bringing a complete Actus-DB II and WRS-1600 setup with lenses and accessories for display and demonstration purposes. So please come by and see them for yourself , while testing […]

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Private Cambo Factory Tour & Workshop – 2019.

 A Tour of a Lifetime Join Cambo In the Netherlands Do you love your Cambo gear as much as we do? Ever wonder what kind of care and craftsmanship goes into the making of your favorite camera? Is there a Cambo camera you have had your eye on but just haven’t had the chance to […]

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AC-782 – Canon EOS-R Bayonet for Cambo Actus

It was only a matter of time. First was the Fuji GFX, then came the Hasselblad X1D, The Leica SL and Nikon Z was soon to follow, and now even the new Canon EOS R can be a part of the Actus family. Because of the smaller bayonet size of the Canon EOS-R it is […]

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The View Camera Movement: Educational Video Series

In 2016 during the Society of Photographic Education conference we had the opportunity to sit in on a round table where the topic was “How can manufacturers help support and educate the next generation of Photographers?” The topic of teaching aids and videos quickly came up, and it was then were the gears started turning […]

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AC-784: Nikon Z Bayonet for Actus G

This AC-784 Bayonet Holder is an optional accessory for the ACTUS-G series and allows the mounting of a Nikon Z-mount Mirrorless Camera Body to the interchangeable top part of the rear standard of the ACTUS-G View camera base. Announced earlier this year, the Nikon Z series of cameras opens up some very interesting options for Actus users. With its […]

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