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Ultra Fex | by John Kratz
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Ultra Fex

Manufactured by Fex/Indo (France), the Ultra Fex was made in various incarnations from 1946-66. This particular example was made c1956, and has the word "Himalaya" on the tiny plate at the bottom left. Apparently, Fex sponsored a Himalayan expedition in 1951, and began marketing a few Ultra Fex models as such.

This is the earlier version of the Ultra-Fex. Later ones had the shutter release on the body.


I just like the blue part.

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Taken on July 23, 2007