The Voigtlander Bessa III W is a camera, that allows extremely high-quality images to be taken, using a high-performance lens unit. The camera is equipped with a unique mechanism for switching in between film formats.
|Film format||6 x 7 and 6 x 6 by selector switch
6 x 7 size: 56 x 69mm
6 x 6 size: 56 x 56mm
|Frames||6 x 7 size: 120 - 10 shots, 220 - 20 shots
6 x 6 size: 120 - 12 shots, 220 - 24 shots
10 elements in 8 groups
|Angle of view||6 x 7 size = 77deg.
6 x 6 size = 72deg.
|Focusing||Manually controlled helicoid|
|Focusing range||0.7 m - infinity|
|Finder||Coincidence type rangefinder with bright frame and automatic parallax correction.|
|Diopter correction||Eyepiece diopter (19mm thread) can be screwed on.|
|Indicators in view finder||LED: Aperture Priority Auto Mode and properly set shutter speed indicator light
Manual exposure mode
Battery consumption warning
|Shutter||Electronically controlled lens shutter. Shutter speed 4s - 1/500 sec.|
|Exposure control||Center weighted average metering. Exposure compensation: +/- 2 by 1/3 steps|
|Film speed||Manually set. ISO25 - 3200 by 1/3 steps|
|Film winding||By film advance dial|
|Film counter||Mechanical-type counter
|Battery||X1 CR2 Lithium battery|
|Weight||1000 g / 2.20 lbs|