Ensign Autorange 820

6x9cm Made in England

     A folding camera with coupled range finder for 6x9cm. A Coated fine Ross Xpres 105mm F3.8 lens was equipped with.

     There were many cameras named Ensign and this was a final version of folding camera with many fine functions, albada frame, accessory shoe, high grade lens, double exposures protection, good for color pictures and so on.
     An unique large wheel inside the body carries the lens bed for focusing. It has an albada frame in the view finder inside and also has an accessory shoe on the right top.

Camera Photo
wheel photo
An unique focusing wheel

     The lens bed assembly moves front and end by rotating large focusing wheel equipped in the body, not usually found on a folding cameras.

Ensign Autorange 820 Specifications
MakerHoughton London England
Film120 brownie 6x9cm/8 Exp. or 6x6cm/12 Exp.
FocusingA unique wheel in the body
RangefinderDouble image
View FinderGalilei on Albada frame
LensRoss Xpres 105mmF3.8 (5-Elements in 3-Group)
ShutterEpsilon T,B, 1 - 1/250 Sec.
Focus4 feet
Film supplyManual/Red Window

A Sample Photo 1 by Ensign Autorange 820
"Tama River" F11 1/250 (PL Filter)

They enjoy fishing carps, a crucian carps,eels and other small
fish in summer.

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