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Contax 159 MM 35mm Camera Body

KEH Model# 218534
*** Lens not included

* Item pictured for illustrative purposes only, actual item not pictured. See ‘Notes’ next to grade for included items.

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Contax 159 MM 35mm Camera Body

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* Item pictured for illustrative purposes only, actual item not pictured. See ‘Notes’ next to grade for included items.

Description

DETAILS

The first Contax SLR to make use of the new MM lenses. Requires MM lens for proper function in all metering modes, however, non-MM lenses (AE) will mount and can be used with limited metering capability. With a non-MM lens mounted: "P" Program Mode will function as AE Priority Mode, the "HP" Mode functions as 1/1000 sec. manual exposure, the "LP" Mode functions as 1/60 sec. manual exposure, the TTL Program Auto Flash mode will not operate. Manual and Aperture Priority Modes will operate normally. FEATURES INCLUDE: TTL/OTF flash metering, manual metering, Program AE, Aperture priority AE, LED metering display, AE exp. compensation, AE lock, dedicated hot shoe, PC sync terminal. Shutter speed range: 60 sec. to 1/4000, plus B, X sync at 1/250, self timer. ISO range: 12-3200, multi. exp. capability, interchangeable focusing screens (FT series), removable back, side body grip, DOF preview, mech. cable release. ACCESSORIES: Motordrive W7 (3 fps). Recommended flash: TLA30, TLA360, TLA480. Data Back D-6.


Additional Information

General
Brand Name Contax
Manufacturer Part Number 124500
Imaging
Flash System Contax TTL
Optics
Focus Type Manual focus (only)
Lens Mount Contax AE, Contax MM

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