Agfa Isoly II 120 film camera + leather case & instructions EXCELLENT CONDITION
- Source: eBay UK
On the lense it says...Agfa Color Apotar 1:3.9/60 Pronto
4 x 4 cm 1.5 x 1.5 inch
Type 1101 Made in Germany
This was my Grandad's who passed it down to me, but having held onto it for many years I just have no use for it.
I do not know much about it so the following is information googled so I can not fully guarantee that this is correct......
Agfa Isola II
A basic 6x6 roll film camera which uses 120 film.If you take a closer look at Isola you may notice that it is really a nice camera. No unnecessary but everything what is needed to get a picture. On the accessory shoe is a Agfa Tully flash unit. The lens is perhaps a bit more complicated Agfa Agnar 6,3/75mm and the Singlo-2 shutter has two speeds, B, 1/30 - 1/100sec. The camera body is a combination of steel and plastic. More about Agfa Isola incl. insrtuction manual on the UK Camera site.
Isola was made with various lens/shutter options. Exact model name varied after these features ; Isola I , Isola II etc. Agfa Isola cameras were manufactured in 1957 - 1963 . Those years were still the "golden age" of 120 film format. In the Seventies it was rapidly displaced by the 135 cassette films, although 120 film is still available and used mainly by the professional photographers.... read more