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  Bessa No. 2 camera by Voigtlander

Bessa No. 2 camera was manufactured by the Voightlander & Sohn AG Ltd. company beginning in 1950. It was simple folding camera that took eight exposures 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 ( 6x9cm ) on No. 120 film. This was an upgrade from the Bessa RF camera. It featured a top mounted parallax-compensated optical view finder, with a built-in coupled rangefinder. It was fitted with a Voigtlander color Heliar f3/5 or a Color Skopar f3.5 four element lens, providing color correction. The shutter was a Synchro-Compur with speeds from one second to 1/500 of a second, with delayed action release, including flash and speed synchronization. It measured 6 5/8 x 4 x 2 inches and weighed approximately 1 lb. 15 oz..

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