Optima Rapid 125C

Optima Rapid 125 C is a 35mm rapid film viewfinder camera made by Agfa and introduced in 1967. It belongs to Agfa Optima Rapid series of automatic cameras with 24x24mm exposures on Rapid cassettes.

This camera has shutter priority automatic exposure control by Selenium cell light meter. Its lens is Agfa Color-Apotar 35mm f/2.8. The shutter is Paratic up to 1/125. Manual mode 1/30 for flash and B. The "C" indicates the use of the cubic flash with a special socket. Focusing is manual front focusing type by meters/feet scales or symbols; focus range is 0.9m to inf. In the bright frame viewfinder there are red and green signals for correct exposure. Fast winding lever is on the bottom plate. [1]

Also see the list of Agfa Optima Rapid cameras.

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. in McKeown's p.29


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