Nizo S560

marketed in 1970

silent super 8 cartridge

lens: Schneider-Kreuznach Variogon f: 1.8 \ F: 7-56 mm

zooming ratio: 8x

focusing: manual, split image

zooming: auto with 2 speeds and manual

filter size: 49 mm

viewfinder: single-lens reflex with adjustable eyepiece

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

film speed: auto between 10/16 and 100/160 ASA (daylight/tungsten) (1)

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

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

interval timer: 1/6 to 60 second intervals

shutter opening angle: variable from 0 to 150 degrees

fading: auto fade-in/fade-out

lap-dissolves: 54 frames

sound: double-system, pulse synchronized for external sound recorder

cable release socket: yes

remote control socket: yes

movie light socket: no

synchronized flash socket: yes

handle: retractable, chamber for penlight batteries

film drive motor: DC micromotor

battery checker: yes

power source: 6 x AA batteries \ 2 x PX625 button cell for light meter

weight: 1400 g

dimensions: 50 x 118 x 230 mm

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

made in Germany by Braun Nizo

  • (1) 10/16, 16/25, 25/40, 40/64, 64/100, 100/160