Argus C3 Standard, 1958, Rangefinder Camera, PhotoMuse Collection, 2015, Donation of Mr. Herbert Ascherman Jr.
The Argus C3 was a low-priced rangefinder camera mass-produced from 1939 to 1966. The Standard C3 came out in 1958 with an improved lens and more comfortable controls. Film type: 135 (35 mm). Picture size: 24 x 36 mm. Lens: Argus Coated Cintar –50 mm 1:3.5 (3 elements). Shutter speeds: B, 1/10-1/300. Viewfinder coupled rangefinder.