Shown is the first version of Salyut after the pre-series. It features a shutter speed of 1/1500 and has a self-timer located beneath the shutter cocking / speed dial. Also visible is the chrome speed dial, where later versions of Salyut had a black or black and chrome dial.
Only made with self-timer and 1/1500th speed from approximately 1957 - 1960.
Factory: Arsenal, Kiev, USSR
Medium format: 6x6 roll film (loaded in changeable cassette back)
Body Serial number: 5800811
This example has an Industar-29 / f/2.8 - 80 mm lens. No. 5800601
collection Bill Parkinson
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Created by nightphoto on 2/25/2008 7:10:08 PM | Last Edited by RCCCUK on 4/6/2009 9:46:07 AMRevision History