Originally Posted by wes loder
Be sure to also check out my own commentary on the Ambi Silette. <http://wesloderandnikon.blogspot.com/2019/06/the-ambi-silette-agfas-most-ambitious.html> Cheers, WES
The Ambi-Silette write up by Wes is a very interesting read. He definitely has a lot of personal experience with both versions of this camera and its lenses.
If you are not up on the changes that eventually doomed the German camera industry, then it is definitely a must read.
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