Smena 8M (Смена-8M) Lomo 35mm Camera Cult Classic with fabulous high contrast triplet lens, Case and Take Up Spool
The cult classic Smena 8M (Смена 8M) is a viewfinder style 35 mm film camera made at the Russian LOMO Factory in St. Petersburg, and produced between the late 70's up to the late 80s. This is a clean and fully functional unit, ready for action. Achieve exceptionally sharp images and deep colors with the irresistible Russian Lomo Smena 8M. Smena M8 = Смена M8, Smena means Young Generation or Relay. We have sold hundreds of these over the years and have grown to love the Triplet Lens on these babies.
There are various types and sub-types of the Smena Cameras, and a number of Export types were released and badged as other makes in various countries.
These cameras are renown for their unique optics and responsible for the Lomo imaging craze as we know it today.
Smena M8 cult Soviet camera. Uses standard 35 mm film (type 135).
Made by LOMO .
Lens: Triplet-43 4/40
Available Apertures f4, f5.6, f8, f11, f16
Shutter Speeds Manual - B, 1/15, 1/30, 1/60, 1/125, 1/250
Film advance Winder
Flash connection PC-Socket (No Shoe)
Focusing Zone Focusing
Frame Counter Auto Frame Counter Must be manually re-set when loading Film
View Finder Direct optical viewfinder
The camera is used, showing minimal signs of wear. In Good Shape. The Case and strap have wear and are serviceable.
Fully working - shutter fires at all speeds; speeds are correct.
Cosmetic condition is good
What is included:
Camera with case and a Take-Up spool. Cases may vary somewhat.