Marcy's Cosmorex SE Camera :
Heh, heh... doesn't that hard case have the look of a vintage Red Army helmet? It came with an Auto Cosmogon 2.0 58mm lens. Like all high quality SLRs, the lens is a screw mount. The camera weighs in at a hefty 2 pounds, 3.7 ounces. Beefy and sound. The built in meter appears to actually work.
Built in 1974. That's the year Gerald Ford took over. I couldn't find anything cold-war-ish at hand to photograph. Manufactured by Krasnogorsk, Russia for Photoptic Import Corp. NY. The Cosmorex SE is a variant on the Zenit EM.
Click on any image for a larger view:
|Junk Store Cameras·||Home ·||Email ·||Gallery ·||Personal Info ·||Merrill Studios Info|
Each image on this site is protected by copyright. Permission to use any image on this site for any purpose whatsoever must be obtained in advance in writing to avoid possible violation of federal law on copyright. Any unauthorized use constitutes an infringement.