Leica Finders - Various Types
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Leica/Leitz AYOOC; Waist-level 3.5cm/5cm finder with swinging mask for 3,5cm, in original red maker's box; WEISO 3.5cm Finder; first version in chrome engraved

Leica/Leitz AYOOC; Waist-level 3.5cm/5cm finder with swinging mask for 3,5cm, in original red maker's box; WEISO 3.5cm Finder; first version in chrome engraved "E. Leitz Wetzlar"; approx. Year: c.1934

Credit: Image courtesy of Mr. Peter Coeln from LEICA Shop®, Austria who also operates a popular Westlicht Auction House. Image Copyright © 2008. All rights reserved. Please respect the visual property of the contributing photographer.

 
Newer type of Brightline frame Finder for 35mm lenses

Leitz/Leica New Style Silver 35mm Brightline Finder

Leitz/Leica New Style Silver/chrome SBLOO 3.5cm Brightline Finder

Comparing SUOOQ 2.8cm (Folding); SLOOZ 2.8cm; SBLOO 3.5cm Finders

3.5cm lenses were used to be the "standard" wideangle for 35mm photography. The varifocal finders usually has provision for popular 35mm focal length, So, please CHECK alternate
Torpedo / Universal Finders which in most cases also cover this focal length. Other Options: Sports Folding Frames

NOTE:- Basic visual references only, other combinations/variations exist.
 

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Part I (VIDOM) | Part II (Imarect / VIOOH) | Part III (21mm/ 2.8cm) | Part IV (3.5cm)
Part V (5cm); Part VI (7.3cm/ 8.5cm /9cm) Part VII (13.5cm + others) | Sport Frames Finders

| Nikon Optical Finder Series for Rangefinder cameras | Contax Carl Zeiss Jena / Zeiss Ikon Finders

| Leica/Leitz | Contax/Zeiss | Nippon Kogaku-Nikon/Nikkor | Seiki Kogaku/Canon |

NOTE:- Basic visual references only for some of the popular series, other combinations/variations may exist.

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Credit: Image courtesy of Mr. Peter Coeln from LEICA Shop®, Austria who also operates a popular Westlicht Auction House. Image Copyright © 2008. All rights reserved. Please respect the visual property of the contributing photographer.

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