Rolleiflex 3.5 E (type 1)
My father bought this camera as he visited Germany 1957 and used it until the mid seventies. He had it totally renovated 1982.
(Here is a nice site about Rolleiflex cameras.)
Rolleiflex 3.5 E type 1
(serial number within range 1.740.000 - 1.787.849, model manufaktured 1956 - 1959).
Taking lens: Carl Zeiss Planar 75 mm, f 1:3.5.
Viewing lens: Heidosmat 75 mm, f 2.8.
Rolleinar 1 + 2, lenses and sun shade.
Probably not the original box.
Metal case ("Tropical case").
Rolleiflex 3.5 manual, 59 pages.
Rolleiflex accessoires, 28 pages.
This photo was taken by me 1966 with my Diana camera.
It shows my father filming with his Nizo film camera. On his chest is
his Rolleiflex (with its metal case open).
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