Newton New Vue 4x5

Newton New-Vue 4x5 is a large format plate view camera made by Newton, Los Angeles, USA, and produced about 1947.[1] The Soviet view camera Vostok was probably a copy of the New Vue 4x5.


  • The camera could be a sort of hybrid of press and view cameras.
  • Format: 9x12cm (4x5") plate
  • Lens: Kodak Anastigmat 162mm f/4.5, interchangeable front lens board for other lenses
  • Shutter: Kodak Supermatic #3 shutter, speeds T,B,1-200
  • Bellows: bi-rail view
  • Rotating back Rapid
  • Front focus micro focus art rear
  • Built-in handle on the side for hand-holding, but full view camera movements
  • Body: all metal; gray enamel nickel trim

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. McKeown's p.718


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