Sociedad Ibero-Americana de la Historia
de la Fotografia Museo Fotográfico y Archivo Historico "Adolfo Alexander"
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Gebr. Wenk, Nuremberg.
An inventive and rare 35mm camera direct concurrent of Leica being a low cost one. Interchangeable optics M40 thread mount not Leica compatible.
Curtain shutter with variable slit running behind the lens
Product of Wilhelm Wenk Nurnberg 1949 1952.
Approximately only 500 a total of these cameras were produced-very few of them still existing cameras in good condition !
Wenk Wenka 0a
35mm camera with coupled rangefinder, nº 5579 behind-the-lens metal curtain shutter - 1/800, format 24x30mm, Xenar 2,8/50mm no.2133062. First model second variant with square rangefinder window.
behind-the- lens metal curtain shutter, format 24x30,body nº 5422 Xenar 2.8/50 no.2282956 in M40 thread mount
Wenka 1st production run 1949/1950, - 24x 30 engraved on top.
- All Japan Camera Club.
Wenk Wenka B
35mm camera with coupled rangefinder, behind-the-lens metal curtain shutter - 1/800, format 24x30mm, Xenar 2,8/50mm no.2294449, uncommon in this fine and working condition, only approximately 500 of these cameras were produced
Wenk Wenka C
35mm camera with coupled rangefinder, behind-the-lens metal curtain shutter - 1/500, format 24x30mm, Xenar 2,8/50mm no.2294454, M X selector button. Note closeness number to the previous model.
Wenka Lens outfit.
ISCO Gottingen Westanar 1:4.5/100mm Telephoto.
ISCO Gottingen Westar 1:3.5/35mm Wide angle & sun shade.
Wenka with wide angle Lens ISCO Gottingen Westar.