Ricoh 35EF and Mamiya 135AF 35mm Cameras

Ricoh and Mamiya 35mm Cameras

Two examples of 60's - 70's Japanese film cameras. Both of appeal to "lomographers" - but also capable of producing good quality pictures... Both have threaded filter mounts and will compensate the exposure for filters.

Ricoh 35EF

Manual film advance and rewind. Auto-exposure: ASA 25 - 400 Fixed shutter, auto-aperture control. Manual focus: zone symbols and metres. Lens: Color Rikenon 40mm f2.8. Metal 46mm(?) filter mount. Pop-up flash Button-cell battery for light meter, single AA cell for flash (optional). Predominantly metal construction: all external housing is brass or steel. Central tripod bush; cable release fitting.

Mamiya 135AF

Manual film advance and rewind. Auto-exposure: ASA 25 - 400 Programmed shutter-speed and aperture control. Auto focus, with distance displayed in the viewfinder. Lens: Mamiya-Sekor 38mm f2.8. 46mm(?) filter mount ring. Built-in flash with "low light" warning LED. Two AA cells power all functions. Predominantly plastic construction with a metal back. Offset tripod bush; cable release fitting.

Condition: Ricoh

A sturdy, good-handling camera. Complete with strap and original lens cap. Clean and in good condition, with only minor wear-and-tear. The light seals look a little perished, as would be expected in a camera of this age (over 40 years old). Mechanics are excellent,
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