Holga 173-120N Holgawood Medium Format Film Camera

Holga 173-120N Holgawood Medium Format Camera with Built-in Lens

The Holga 173-120 Holgawood Medium Format 120N Camera with Built-in Lens (Casablanco) is desired by art photographers the world over and is reminiscent of the Diana camera of the 1960s and 70s. The characteristic vignetting focuses the viewer's eye and adds to visual impact. The standard features from the Holga 120S still include: Hot shoe flash sync, uses 120 roll film for 16 - 6cm x 4.5cm frames per roll. It's perfect for classroom instruction, personal image-making and fine art photos. Holga 173-120N Holgawood Camera - Left Angle Holgas are now available in a Hollywood series. Each camera comes in a different color and represents a moment in Hollywood time. Along with the camera comes a story reflecting the movie theme of that particular camera.

Still retaining all of those fabulous and unique features that made the Holga 120S world famous, this updated model, the Holga 120N, takes Holga photography to the next level.

A Holga has four focus marks on the lens barrel. Simply rotate the barrel to the setting that most closely corresponds to your situation. Feel free to use your own setting that might fall between these icons.


    Simple, popular experimental medium format film camera
    Distinct images with dream-like, vignetted look
    The format arrow on the back of the camera easily slides between 12 and 16 exposures
    Mostly plastic, including the lens; extremely small and compact one-piece plastic molded body
    Zone focus system Uses no batteries

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Camera Type Medium format viewfinder camera with built-in Lens
Film Back/Loading Accepts 120mm film ONLY; 6x6 = 12 exposures; 6x4.5 = 15 exposures
Film Type All type 120 mm film (Does not accept 220 film); e.g. Kodak Tri-X 120
Lens Mount Not Applicable
Shutter 1/100 sec shutter speed; 2 f-stops, f8 and f11
Shutter Release On camera body
Self Timer Not Applicable
Flash Synchronization Does not have built-in flash; Does have flash shoe
Mirror Lock-Up Not Applicable
Exposure Metering Not Applicable
Exposure Bracketing Not Applicable
Exposure Compensation Not Applicable
Depth-of-Field Preview Not Applicable
Viewfinder Non-removable viewfinder
Viewfinder Info No information displayed
Film Transport Wind to next frame
Multiple Exposure Possible by not winding between shots
Focusing System Zone focus system
Power Source Not Applicable
Custom Functions Not Applicable
Data Imprinting Not Applicable
Tripod Mount 1/4" x 20
Dimensions 5.5 x 4 x 3" (140 x 102 x 76mm)
Weight 7 oz (200g)
Miscellaneous Features "Bulb" exposure

Camera Includes

Holga 173-120 Holgawood 120N Medium Format Camera (Casablanco)
6x6cm and 6x4.5cm Adapters
Neck Strap

I bought this camera off craigslist for my first camera. The photos took, were awesome. My one complaint was that with square format, the photos would overlap alot. Which would end up costing me extra money. Despite that, I love this camera and Im glad I bought it. Read more at Photography Review


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