|The Voigtländer Bessa-R|
Information for this page was compiled from the Voigtländer manual, as well as THK Photo's and Cosina's Web sites.
|Modern 35mm rangefinder camera system with interchangeable lenses.|
|Coupled rangefinder with adjustable frame lines and automatic parallax correction.|
|Lens mount||39mm L-screw mount|
|Shutter||Mechanically controlled, vertically traveling metal focal-plane shutter with speeds of 1 second to 1/2000 second, plus Bulb. A second shutter is used to ensure there is no light leakage.|
|Exposure meter||TTL (through the lens) system that employs a silicon cell, which reads light reflected from the 18%-gray colored shutter curtain. Center-weighted averaging meter is linked to three LEDs inside viewfinder.|
|Film speed range||
ISO 25-3200 by 1/3 steps
Single-stroke nonratcheted lever with 135-degree throw and 30-degree standoff.
|Self timer||Noncancelable self timer with 10-second delay.|
|Flash terminal||Hot shoe on top of camera for nonproprietary flash. Also, X-synchronization terminal on the side of the camera. Camera synchronizes with flash at 1/125 second or slower.|
5.3" (W) X 3.1"(H) X 1.3"(D)
(135.5mm, 78.5mm, 33.5mm)
|Weight (body)||11.2 oz (320g)|