This is strictly a handheld camera; there is no tripod mount, just a cute little handle on top. Check out my Box Camera Basics page for tips on film loading, etc. Sell now – Have one to sell? As is the case with most box cameras, the Shur-Shot is pretty primitive. I’m Ivan Lo, a Chicago-based humanitarian photographer , graphic designer, and camera historian. Later type, c, has light faceplate with Agfa rhombus below lens. There is tape residue on back and one round window piece seems to be missing. Select a valid country.
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Agfa Ansco Shur-Shot D6 – Matt’s Classic Cameras
Have a question about anything else, or would you prefer a personal response? I believe this takes mm Film.
Hinged masks at focal plane allow full or half-frame images. Ansco Shur-Shot Specifications Manufacturer: For additional ehur, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees.
Views Read View source View history. I got decent results with speed film for this one though I think slower ASA 50? All Auction Buy It Now.
Ansco Shur Shot
Ansco Shur-Shot top view. As is the case with most box cameras, the Shur-Shot is pretty primitive. What code is in the image? Item Location see all.
The image is formed by a single backward-facing meniscus lens behind this. Part of a personal fiml. A brand of basic box cameras manufactured in Binghamton, New York by Anscowhich went though several minor variations.
This item will ship to United Statesbut the seller has not specified shipping options. Above the shutter button on the same side is the landscape orientation viewfinder and the film advance knob.
Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Any international shipping is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Want one for yourself? It was a basic box camera with a vertically stripped aluminum front and used film.
The very simple, reliable, and maintainable design of the Shur Shot has preserved large numbers of them in cameera usable condition right up to the present day.
Early type, c, has black art-deco faceplate has vertical band of 30 narrow stripes, flanked by three stars on each side of lens. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Gold czmera around the lens in an art deco style. Do you have something to share that would enrich our knowledge about this object?
Agfa Ansco Shur-Shot D6
Shur Shot cameras originally carried the name Agfa-Ansco in use at that time. Well, a ruler and a fine Sharpie pen fixed that. From its invention inthe camera has evolved to fit many needs, from aerial to underwater photography and everything in between. This camera belonged to my mother it is in very good condition for its age. Buyer understands that this item sho sold as is that there is no refunds or returns.
Ansco Shur Shot | Junk Store Cameras
The shutter release and film advance knob are fully functional, the inside is clean, handle is fine and the clasp holding the back is nice and tight. This Shur-Shot is in excellent condition with a minimal amount of scratches and blemishes. The cameras were made in sizes for and films; but because of the German Agfa company connection, these were specified using the German designations B2 films and D6 films respectively.
The lower red window is ffilm 6. Ansco Shur-Shot with 35mm cassette for scale. Post models were branded as Ansco alone.