Fujifilmâ€™s new medium format film camera, the GF670 Professional, is now available in the United Kingdom. The GF670 is also sold as the VoigtlÃ¤nder Bessa III for the rest of Europe.
The new folding camera, with bellows, offers 6â€ x 6â€ and 6â€ x 7â€ format shooting, selectable via a simple switch, with 120 and 220 roll film. The GF670 features a Fujinon EBC 80 mm lens and coupled rangefinder.
The GF670 has manual shutter speed control and offers a setting for aperture priority automation. With manual film advancement, exposure counter display, and an ISO setting dial, the camera also provides -2/+2 exposure compensation and includes a hot shoe flash mount and a PC sync connection socket. It also boasts a â€˜whisper quietâ€™ shutter mechanism, an Electronic Leaf shutter with speeds ranging from 4s~1/500s including bulb with flash sync at all speeds.
The GF670 is available now from UK retailers at Â£1,700, about US $2,500.