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Classics to use - "V" is for VITO
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:04 am    Post subject: Classics to use - "V" is for VITO Reply with quote

Article from a 2000 edition of Amateur Photographer magazine















PostPosted: Wed Jan 19, 2022 2:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Old post, but Thanks for this!!!
Voigtlanders are always great to use.
My father was a Zeiss person but Vitos were the go to camera of my uncles (Vito II, Vito CLR)
I have collected several through the years and the II and IIa are my favorites.

Easy to store in the pocket, and the Color-Skopar (4 element) is a great lens (as long as you have a lens hood)
The backdoor is quirky, and I prefer to use it with the half case so that it can't accidentally open

This one had the distance scale unreadable but I was able to get it back to life using high-visibility yellow

Voigtlander Vito II ~1953

Fortunately it came in original box with all accesories

Voigtlander Accesories for Vito II


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 20, 2022 7:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I must admit, I put one roll through my Vito and then put it in the drawer, where it's remained for the last 10+ years.


PostPosted: Sat Jan 22, 2022 11:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I have a beautiful Vito BR that my father bought new in 1958. It produced many rolls of family photos.

Basil


PostPosted: Sun Jan 23, 2022 11:17 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

bbsteinle wrote:
I have a beautiful Vito BR that my father bought new in 1958. It produced many rolls of family photos.

Basil

Glad to hear and welcome to the forum.