NIKON N8008 35MM SLR FILM CAMERA
Get some on film. It uses the Nikon Bayonet lens mount and is compatible with most AI lenses. The dateback was a major item for buying this camera as I have a box of old film that has no dates imprinted. Three screens are available, including the matte Type B screen that shipped with the N Most relevant reviews See all 42 reviews. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
This page was last edited on 20 September , at Show less Show more. Finally, I took the N along the day I visited this abandoned bridge. About this product Product Information Capture the most memorable moments of your life with the Nikon N, one of the first SLR film cameras to have autofocus. They worked flawlessly with hard commercial use. I have a contax rx and a yashica t2 that both take that battery. My friend Christos has recently bought a couple of similar late bodies, you might find his reviews and thoughts interesting —. It has a durable body that is constructed with a metal frame covered with plastic and rubber.
You are commenting using your Facebook account. Check for less expensive versions from Amazon. It uses four AA alkaline batteries, and without czmera lens, it weighs grams, or about 1.
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You can set the film speed between 6 and ISO, so you have a huge range of possible settings to play with. You are commenting using your WordPress. The F was the N here!
Nikon F-801 (N8008)
I took to setting the camera for them, but they were often impatient as I read the light and guessed distance and all. To set mode, you have to repeatedly press the Mode button and look at the LCD. The N drives this lens beautifully in P program or S shutter-priority modes. See details for description of any imperfections. Camera manufacturers are in the business of making their own products look obsolete with new products.
I reduced the effect in Photoshop. I’ll send in a proper review as soon as I can get it set up and use.
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Unbelievably cheap today, they offer much more value then almost any other mid level or lower later made film Nikon like the N50,55,60,65,75 and My former employer, at my request, bought two Nikon with infrared modules for Metz strobes mounted on a swing gizmo nikn the light to always be overhead of the lens. It uses the Nikon Bayonet lens mount and is compatible with most AI lenses. I ended up with the F instead, whatever that one was named over there?
But I generally shoot just rolls in these cameras before I move on! Other revewiers bemoan the fact that the has no cable release. G Nikkors will mount and meter but can’t be used in aperture priority or manual 53mm, only shutter priority and program.
My friend Christos has recently bought a couple of similar late bodies, you might find his reviews and thoughts interesting —. This item may be a floor model or store return that has been used.
Get some on film. I never wanted it on this test roll. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended.
With a loud zip, the camera wound to the next frame and I was ready to go again. It is elegant, smooth, and well uses all of the F series lenses I already had. The is the automated answer for those who understand how to do things manually but enjoy leaving some of the more mundane tasks to the micro processor. One can pop off consecutive frames at the rate of about 3. Originally I did not want to pay the extra money for the bells and whistles of the N, but on Ebay as a replacement, why not?
I used ASA film, the lens was set two stops down from wide open and set to infinity with the AF off. Notify me of new posts via email.
The dedicated flash unit is the Nikon Speedlight SB From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I am NO camera expert, but I think this is an outstanding camera that transitions between the ease of auto-focus and the best features of manual focus, and it produces excellent photographs.
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The N is not without camefa flaws. See all 16 pre-owned listings. See all 22 pre-owned listings. The N is a little heavier than my other AF bodies but has bells and whistles that offset the weight. I put camera thru its paces with slide and print film and exposures are spot on. At the price these sell for, WOW!
Show More Show Less. You can also rewind the film by pressing a few buttons, and the rewinding stops automatically when the film is completely rewound.
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An electronic metering readout is visible through the viewfinder. I think my biggest disappointment with Nikon is the 20mm f2. Whether you’re a student learning photography who wants a film slr which will grow with you, a digital pro who needs an inexpensive compatible body to accomodate the occasional film shoot there’s actually a review of a working pro who switched back to film from digital after the N saved his bacon in a paying assignment listed among these reviews and wide angle capability to a complete novice who wants a cool looking slr which will just take better pix then the dinky digital point and shoot they have, the N and S will more then fill the bill for a fraction of the price of what it used to cost.
About this product Product Information Capture the most memorable moments of your life with the Nikon N, one of the first SLR film cameras to have autofocus. I enjoy using the camera for all the same reasons, and have way too many cameras sitting on shelves, but what the heck. Mine lasted over a dozen years. I believe this body could take serious pro use. Actually, the camera is for my daughter who is taking some photography classes in school.
The controls are nikkn to hand, they are intuitive, and although there are a LOT of control possibilities to master they are quite easy to learn. I seldom shoot them now having shifted to medium format for most of my film shooting.