[C311-1: The Pentacon Six is part of a comprehensive camera system that includes accessories to meet most needs.]
Pentacon Six mount cameras provide the basis for a complete outfit, with a wide range of accessories covering virtually all areas of photography.
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There is quite a selection of “waist-level” finders, magnifying heads, prisms and metering prisms.
Waist level finders & magnifying heads
Including angle finders, focussing screens, the magnifying attachments and the magnifier heads.
Flash shoes and brackets,
For information on all aspects of flash photography with the Pentacon Six, follow this link.
Straps for the Pentacon Six
Including details of strap lug clips from Baierfoto and reviews of the Kaiser strap from Baierfoto and the Dual Harness from Op/Tech USA
Body caps and lens back caps
Which ones are best, and which are worst?
Lens hoods or shades
This section covers most lens hoods or shades that are available for lenses with the Pentacon Six mount.
The Pentacon Six is ideal for close-up photography, with bellows, various sets of extension tubes and also numerous other accessories that are particularly helpful for close-up work.
This section summarises the equipment available for macro photography and most importantly provides all the charts from Pentacon showing image reproduction ratios, distances to the subject, image sizes – and exposure compensation factors that are needed when a TTL metering prism is not used.
Pentacon Six bellows
Including details of the focussing slide, the double cable release, the reversing tube and the aperture control ring.
Exakta 66 bellows
The Macro lenses
The Pentacon tripod
The Pentacon brand’s own tripod
A tripod for heavy lenses
A tripod for the heaviest and longest lenses.
An adapter that matches Kiev prisms to the Pentacon Six and Exakta 66, the Exakta 66 strap, using the Pentacon Six case strap, cases, and adapters to use Pentacon Six lenses on other cameras.
To see the use of Pentacon and Exakta 66 close-up accessories with the Kiev 88 / “B.i.G.”, click here.
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