Cooke Brass Portrait Knuckle Soft Focus 13in f/5.6 Series VI for $1,200 BIN (320909016923) ... no flange
Wollensak Verito 9 inch Diffused Focus F4 for $313 (110954635909) ... Studio Shutter issues
Kodak 16 in. 405mm f4.5 w/ Packard Ideal Shutter on 9x9 Board (320988044628) - Winning bid:US $715.00
This buyer can do the same and probably put $125 against his 700 making a very affordable Kodak 405 in the end.
He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep..to gain that which he cannot lose. Jim Elliot, 1949
Large Wollensak Veritar 14 inch f6 lens in Alphax Synchronized shutter for $656 (251155736379)
Another Kodak 405mm f4.5 today for $799 BIN + $65 EMS shipping ... (110956752619)
I just bought a 250mm soft focus Fujinon with both disks from a Japanese eBay seller..$250.00, mint condition. I'm already in love with this. Bought the 180 this morning, 1 disk, $250.00
Cooke 13in/5.6 Series VI Portrait Variable Soft Brass Lens for $1000 ... earlier no-knuckle version with flange (330774931067)
SAS auction (UK) yesterday - the only soft focus item this time: LOT 674.
T,T & H, Cooke - middle period F3.5 series II with ring adjustment. 12" made for the French market (seen before) 307mm. Looked OK with some movement in the SF mechanism.
£500, plus approx. 20%.
Dallmeyer 3A Brass Portrait Soft Focus for $1575, with Waterhouse stops, focus drive knob missing (150915700887)
Dallmeyer 3A Patent Portrait Soft Focus for $1825, Waterhouse stops at some point replace with iris, focus drive know missing (280978082836)