Minolta C35 HI-Matic AF2 - 35mm Autofocus compact film camera good for party and travel

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Condition 8/10 Great condition fully working come with 6 months warranty

"These camera achieved a small degree of fame when a version (the Ansco Autoset) was taken into space by John Glenn in 1962.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minolta_Hi-Matic

Descriptions:

Minolta Hi-Matic AF2 was the one of the first viewfinder camera for 35mm film with active infrared autofocus when it was launched in 1981 as successor of the Hi-Matic AF. It was one of the last of Minolta's long-lasting Hi-Matic series of quality viewfinder and automatic exposure. In addition to its autofocus the camera has a buzzer which indicates too small object distance or low light. The built-in flash needs two AA-batteries. The camera has the same kind of lens as most other 1970s Hi-Matics, a four-element construction with focal length 38mm... read more here. 

Specifications

  • Lens: Minolta Lens 38mm, f/2.8
  • Filter thread size: 46mm
  • Auto-exposure via Cds metering cell. Exposure setting is locked with half-press of shutter release button.
  • Shutter speeds: 1/60, 1/125 (1/250 added in the 1977 model)
  • Focus range: 1m to infinity, with display of zone shown in viewfinder and in focusing barrell aswell as a feet/meter scale on the barrell too.
  • Integrated auto-flash, with automatic adjustment of aperture according to ambient light and focus distance. (Guide number: 14m at ISO 100. Recharge time: 5-7s).
  • Manual loading, advancing and rewinding of film.
  • Film Speed Range: ASA/ISO 25-400, set manually by turning disc around lens.

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References

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minolta_Hi-Matic

http://www.forgottencharm.com/review-minolta-hi-matic-af2-camera/

 




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