Lens: Meyer-Optix Domiplan 30mm f3.5
The Penti was made in East Germany from 1959. Four different colours were available: white, red, black and blue. The Penti uses the Schnell-Lade (SL) film system and can make 24 18x24mm exposures on one strip of 35mm film.
Penti II was introduced in 1961. This version made it a real classic, combining the uniquely designed full featured viewfinder camera with viewfinder-controlled coupled match-needle selenium meter. It was produced until 1977.
Made: 1961 – 1977 / East Germany
Date Purchased: Oct 14, 2010