The Refined 8×10 Gibellini ACN810
Recently I took delivery of an ACN810 from Gibellini. This is their mid-range 8×10 model, sitting between the mostly 3-D printed Bellatrix 810 and their GP810 professional mode. While nominally not their “pro” model, I was assured by Alessandro Gibellini that it will be able to handle my large barrel lens, including the 3+ lbs Pinkham & Smith Visual Quality IV lens. The ACN810 is less expensive that the GP810, and at a couple pounds lighter than the GP810, I thought that this would be a good alternative to older wooden cameras.
Let’s see how it is working out …