109P Multi Program 35mm SLR Camera


Yashica

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The Yashica 109MP is designed for those who would like more freedom in their SLR camera. Several program modes are available including Full Program, Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority and a High Speed Program mode. In addition, a built-in motor drive automatically advances and rewinds the film. As in the FX-3 Super 2000, the camera can use both Yashica mount lenses and world renowned Carl Zeiss T* lenses.

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4 Reviews  

Average Rating: 2.5 out of 5

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Michael  3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 2/23/2011 4:23:45 PM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 2/23/2011 4:23:45 PM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 2/23/2011 4:23:45 PM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 2/23/2011 4:23:45 PM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 2/23/2011 4:23:45 PM
Rating: 3 out of 5
It's a good learner's camera. Nothing fancy. What is up with this other guy giving it one and a half stars though. Did this camera kick sand in your face and steal your girl friend?
2/23/2011 4:23:45 PM
 
Glen Taylor 1.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/9/2005 9:17:42 AM 1.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/9/2005 9:17:42 AM 1.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/9/2005 9:17:42 AM 1.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/9/2005 9:17:42 AM 1.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/9/2005 9:17:42 AM
Rating: 1.5 out of 5
Yashica 35mm SLR manual focus cameras were re-tooled as a 'budget' line after Kyocera took over Yashica, and it shows in the 107-108-109 series of cameras. Though possessing a built-in (and slow) winder, these SLRS are much more lightly built and less full-featured than older Yashicas like the FX-103 Program and FR-1, and more complicated than the FX-3, and therefore tend to have more mechanical malfunctions. No parts available means a used body probably isn't a good bet.
7/9/2005 9:17:42 AM
 
Alexi Dagher
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/5/2004
2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/5/2004 2:47:13 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/5/2004 2:47:13 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/5/2004 2:47:13 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/5/2004 2:47:13 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/5/2004 2:47:13 PM
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Cannot choose the desired ISO to push or pull. Limited options and functions.
10/5/2004 2:47:13 PM
 
Moni Caron 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/9/2004 5:48:43 PM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/9/2004 5:48:43 PM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/9/2004 5:48:43 PM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/9/2004 5:48:43 PM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/9/2004 5:48:43 PM
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
That's a good SLR camera for beginners. There is a lot of lens available and acessories. Its focus is manual and there's aperture priority and shutter speed prority as well as manual mode.
1/9/2004 5:48:43 PM
 

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