Zenith-E with Helios-44-2 lens

Film camera
Date of appearance: 1965
Product Line: Zenith Film Cameras
Manufacturer: Krasnogorsk Mechanical Factory (KMZ)
Made in: Krasnogorsk, USSR
Quantity: 3 334 540 pieces
Introductory price: 100 rubles
Dimensions: 138 × 93 × 100 mm
Weight: 1000 g
Materials: aluminium
Colors: black
Tags: redwealth, moscowdesignmuseum


Zenith-E is the most massive Soviet small-format single-lens reflex 35 mm film camera, developed at the Krasnogorsk Mechanical Plant (KMZ) and mass-produced in the 1965-1982. Comes with Helios-44-2, a 58 mm lens. From the collection of Moscow Design Museum.

Zenith-E with Helios-44-2 lens
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Zenith-E case