Argus C3

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Known as "The Brick" the Argus C3 was made from 1939 to 1966 with very few changes made during it's 27 years in production. Square and heavy hence the nickname! But like all Argus cameras it has a touch of class about it. The other thing I really like about Argus is that all the cameras and accessories came with beautifully made leather cases. Here a miniature leather filter case that attaches to the camera shoulder strap.  

WWII Photo journalist and soldier Tony Vaccaro shot almost all of his photos on a C3 but perhaps it's most famous use in more recent years is when it was used by Colin Creevey in the 2002 film Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (The Matchmatic Version). President Jimmy Carter was also a C3 user.