Nizo S48 - Model B

marketed in 1969

silent super 8 cartridge

lens: Schneider-Kreuznach Cinevar f: 1.8 \ F 8-48 mm

zooming ratio: 6x

focusing: manual, split image

zooming: auto with 2 speeds and manual

filter size: 49 mm

viewfinder: single-lens reflex with adjustable eyepiece

viewfinder information: ?

exposure: auto and manual exposure control; TTL EE, CdS cell

film speed: auto between 16/25 and 100/160 ASA (daylight/tungsten) (1)

ASA notching: slide = no pins

CCA filter: built-in 85A, with filter control switch

filming speed: 18, 24, 54 fps, single frame

shutter opening angle: <180 degrees

sound: no

remote control socket: yes

cable release socket: yes

movie light socket: no

film counter: 1-15 m

battery checker: yes

handle: retractable, chamber for penlight batteries

film drive motor: DC micromotor

power source: 6 x AA batteries \ 2 x 1.3 V botton cells for light meter

weight: circa 1200 g

dimensions: ?

tripod socket: 1/4" + 3/8"

made in Germany by Braun Nizo

  • this camera was made in two versions: with Schneider-Kreuznach Variogon lens and with Schneider-Kreuznach Cinevar lens

  • (1) 16/25, 25/40, 40/64, 64/100, 100/160