The Exa 1c is a 35mm film SLR camera, manufactured by VEB Pentacon, former East Germany, and produced between 1985-87 with quantity 103.900 units. It is the last model of the long lasting Ihagee Exa series.

It is same as Exa 1b version 4.4, with a different name engraved.

VEB Pentacon licensed the production of screw-mount Exas to Certo Camera Werk, Dresden-Großzsachwitz, a part of VEB Pentacon. Cameras built by Certo have serial numbers preceded with a letter "C". Some late Exa 1b version 4.4 and all 1c version 4.5 made by Certo. [1]

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  1. Versions and some info are according to Andrzej Wrotniak [1]


Ihagee Exa series cameras
Exa (original) | Exa I | Exa Ia | Exakta 100 | VX 100 | Exa 1b | Exa 1c | Exa II | Exa IIa | Exa IIb | Exa 500 | Exakta 500 | VX 200