Ihagee Exa Original

The original Exa is a 35mm SLR launched in 1951, manufactured by Ihagee Kamerawerk Steenbergen & Co. Made in Dresden, former East Germany. Interchangeable lens. The mirror acts like a curtain as a part of the shutter, vertical moving, due to this maximum speed is limited to 1/150. The most attractive part of the camera is the waist level finder.

Made by Ihagee in 1951 in Dresden, former East Germany
SLR pentaprism finder, interchangeable with Waist level finders
Interchangeable lens, Exakta bayonet mount M42
Full body made in metal
35mm format