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Contax RTS III 35mm Camera Body

***Lens not included
Contax Cameras
KEH Model# 218540

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Contax RTS III 35mm Camera Body Description


The professional camera with incomparable features including a vacuum back, rigid lens mount and auto exposure system that combine to bring forth the power of Carl Zeiss T* lenses. TTL flash metering with a virtual 100% viewfinder, multiple exposure capability, auto bracketing and much more are incorporated in the flagship camera. FEATURES INCLUDE: * Shutter - Electronically controlled, vertical travel, metal focal plane shutter. * Shutter Speed - Auto: 32 seconds to 1/8000 second * Manual: 4 seconds to 1/8000 second, B, X (1/250) * Exposure Control Mode Aperture priority AE, shutter speed priority AE, Manual exposure (M). * Metering System TTL full aperture, center weighted average metering, TTL full aperture spot metering. * Film Winding - Auto wind with built-in motor. Maximum approximately 5 fps, 3fps, continuous, single, selectable.

KEH Specifications

Focus:  Manual  

Lens Mount:  MM/Bay.

Metering:  TTL/Flash 

Manual Metering:  Yes 

Aperture Priority AE:  Yes 

Shutter Priority AE:  Yes 

Center Weighted:  Yes 

Spot Metering:  Yes 

Metering Display:  LCD/LED 

Exp. Comp:  Yes 

Auto. Bracketing:   Auto.

Exposure Lock:  Yes  

Shoe:  Ded. 

PC Sync:  Yes 

Shutter Speed Range:  32s-1/8000 

High Sync. Speed:  1/250 

Second Curtain Sync:  Yes, with TLA 280 Flash 

B or T Setting:  B 

Self?timer:  Yes 

ISO/DX Range:  6-6400 manual, 25-5000 auto DX 

ISO/DX Setting:  Auto/Man. 

Film Advance:  Auto. 

Advance Rate (fps):  5 

Film Rewind:  Auto. 

Multi. Exp. Capability:  Yes 

Mirror Lock?up:  Yes 

Interchangeable Screens:  Yes 

Removable Back:  Yes 

Body Grip:  Yes 

DOF Preview:  Yes 

Release Socket:  Elec/Mech. 

Viewfinder Image:  100% 

Top Data Panel:  Yes 

Battery:  6-AA 

Weight:  42oz. 


General information

Brand Name Contax
Manufacturer Part Number 12300
Manufacture GTIN 067215001451
Product information

Physical Characteristics

Lens Mount Contax AE, Contax MM