Subject: Re: Slightly OT: Argus "C3" & Flash
In article <email@example.com>,
John Turco<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> <Note: This may not be the most appropriate Usenet photography
> newsgroup, to post my question...however, it's the most active one, by far.>
> I have an old Argus "C3" 35mm film camera. Is there any way that I could
> use an electronic flash unit, with it?
> Thanks, in advance!
I used electronic flash with my Argus C3 back in the 60's. You should
find a C3-to-PC connector adapter if you search for it.
As I recall, it was X-sync but the contact closure was early in the
exposure, so M-sync worked for 1/25 Second shutter speed.
Reference <http://www.cameramanuals.org/argus/argus_c-3.pdf>, page 17.