Voigtlander Bessa Series



Bessa series (1929-1956)


It's the best known and the most sold of all the Voigtlander cameras.
575,000 cameras made. It's the first self-erecting camera of the make.
6x9 and 4.5x6 exposures on 120 film and shutter release on front door since 1935.
No brilliant finder after WWII.

Bessa 1929

Bessa 1929

Bessa 1930

Bessa 1930

Bessa 1932

Bessa 1932

Bessa 1935

Bessa 1935

Bessa 1936

Bessa 1937

Bessa 1938

Bessa 1942
frame finder

Bessa 1942
optic finder

Bessa 1946

Bessa 1947