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Contax 35mm SLR Film Camera Knowledge Base

The Contax camera was renowned for its distinctive, and sometimes strange technical engineering and a vast array of Zeiss lenses, celebrated for their high quality of optics. Its latest manifestation was an array of 35mm cameras, medium format cameras and digital cameras designed and built by Kyocera, with updated optics designed by Carl Zeiss, with an outstanding respect for the highest quality photographic gear. Kyocera announced in April 2005 that they stopping production of Contax cameras. Nevertheless, many used Contax cameras are available for sale. updated article Apr 3, 2011