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Arca-Swiss at Photokina 2016

Update – Product information added here:

Arca-Swiss New Products Photokina 2016


Arca-Swiss will be exhibiting at Photokina 2016 in Cologne, Germany. Visit us at Hall 2.1, Stand B028.

Photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for professional photographers, the photographic trade and consumers alike.

For visitors
Tuesday, September 20th to Sunday, September 25th, 2016
Daily from 10:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.
Arca-Swiss: Hall 2.1, Stand B028

More info about new products to come soon!

Contact if you need more information.


Arca-Swiss MF2 Monorail Camera

Arca-Swiss MF2 Camera

MF2 Specifications

Tilt: +/- 30° (front) Micro-Orbix geared
Swing: +/- 90deg; (front) geared
Rise/Fall: 2.75″ / 70mm (rear) geared
Shift: 2.75″ / 70mm (rear) geared
Weight: 2.1 kg / 4.6 lbs

Maximum extension: 7.5″ or 190mm without changing bellows or adding rail extension. Rail extensions and bellows are available to 500mm.
Formats: digital medium format backs, digital Nikon, Canon, and Sony cameras, medium format roll film backs
Lens Mount: accepts R-mount lenses using the optional bayonet board or lenses on traditional flat or recessed 110x110mm lens boards.
Modular: compatible with many accessories in the Arca-Swiss product line.

Arca-Swiss MF2 Camera with DSLR

Arca-Swiss MF2 Camera with Nikon D800E DSLR

Bayonet style lensboard for R-Mounted lenses

Bayonet style lensboard for R-Mounted lenses

Arca-Swiss at 2015 PhotoPlus Expo

We’ll be exhibiting at the 2015 PhotoPlus Expo, (Booth 855) taking place October 22nd-24th, Javits Convention Center, New York City. The expo includes seminars, educational training, and networking opportunities.

PhotoPlus Expo is the largest photography and imaging show in North America, attended by over 21,000 professional photographers, photography enthusiasts, filmmakers, students and educators from around the world.

PhotoPlus 2015

We will be demonstrating the Arca-Swiss R-Line technical cameras, the new ultralight Universalis (a modular design view camera that works with Sony, Canon, Nikon, Phase One/Leaf digital backs, and 4×5″ film), M-Line & F-Line view cameras, gear driven tripod heads (D4 & C1 Cube) P-monoball, Z-monoball, L-Brackets and more.

We will be in New York a few days early so if you would like a hands-on demo of any of the cameras before the expo, please contact me in advance to schedule an appointment. Hope to see you in New York!

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Announcing an Arca-Swiss Tech Camera Workshop – April 2015

Join us April 23rd – 26th 2015, on location in Charleston, South Carolina for a unique experience to shoot with Arca-Swiss tech cameras and Phase One Digital Backs. The workshop is a cooperation with Digital Transitions and Rod Klukas from Arca-Swiss USA. We plan to photograph in a beautiful antebellum plantation and along coastal beaches with the location guidance of Charleston Photography Tours.

Arca-Swiss will have technical cameras, Rm3di and Factum, M-line view camera, and the new Universalis camera for medium format and DSLR use. For existing Arca-Swiss customers – learn new techniques, see accessories like e-module or the new Dex shutter system in use, and improve your digital workflow.






All Photographs courtesy of Charleston Photography Tours

Prelimary Schedule
Thursday, April 23rd – Introductory Dinner (Location TBD)

Friday, April 24th
Morning Meeting – Discussion of the goals of the workshop & equipment checkout
After Lunch – Photography on location – camera set up and instruction

Saturday, April 25th
Location photography continues
Medium Format Workflow overview – Schedule TBD

Sunday, April 26th
Wrap Up with Q&A

Arca-Swiss Tech Camera Workshop Details
Location – Charleston, South Carolina
April 23rd – 26th, 2015
Maxmimum Class Size – 12
Cost* – $899

*Please note that the course fee does not include lodging, meals and transportation. We will provide hotel recommendations and group rates shortly.

Have questions about the Arca-Swiss Tech Camera Workshop? Sign up at Digital Transitions or contact Rod Klukas at 480-755-3364 or via email.

Learn more about Arca-Swiss Technical Cameras at Digital Transitions.