Lomotomized medium format Belair X 6-12 sees light of day
posted Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 11:31 PM EDT
What monster is this just a few days from Halloween? A new medium format camera for Lomographers? With auto exposure? And three aspect ratios? Long and multiple exposure capability? Interchangeable lenses?
Not only that, but the Belair X 6-12 comes in three models:
• The Globetrotter edition has a beautiful metal body decorated with a brown snake pattern leather but is limited to 300 pieces worldwide.
• The Cityslicker is a sleek, black plastic version.
• The Jetsetter is a metal edition coated in irresistible brown leather.
All three come with 90mm and 58mm lenses.
If you preorder the 349 Globetrotter from Lomography.com, you can snag it for $244.30. Pre-order the $249 Cityslicker for $174.30 or the $299 Jetsetter for $209.30.
The 6x12 panoramic medium format camera's specifications include:
- Exposure Area: 104 x 52mm (6x12), 78 x 52mm (6x9), 52mm x 52mm (6x6)
- Film Type: 120 Roll Film
- Interchangeable Lens Mount: 3 Bayonet Type
- Auto-exposure Mode: Aperture Priority
- Auto-Exposure range: EV4 to EV15
- Highest Shutter Speed: 1/125
- Lowest Shutter Speed (B Mode): Unlimited
- Film Sensitivity Supports (ASA/ISO): 50, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
- Battery Supply: 2x1.5V (2 x LR44)
- Multiple Exposure: Yes
- Flash Connection: X-type Synchronization Hot-shoe
- Tripod Socket Thread: Standard Quarter-Inch Tripod Socket