Yashica YF Nicca camera

1959 in Japan

Yashica YF Nicca camera. No.494183. Coupled rangefinder for 35mm film 24 x 36mm Yashica Yashinon lens F:5cm f/1.8-22 No. 5972414. With a fabric focal plane shutter 1/2/4/8/15/30/60/125/250/500/100B. Coincident type coupled rangefinder combined with Brightline direct vision viewfinder. Field marked for telephoto lens. Coaxial flash socket. Accessory shoe. Hinged flap on back for access to film path. Lever wind. Helical focusing, lens with Leica type screw thread. Made in Japan. Overall: 80 mm x 145 mm x 80 mm.


Photographic Technology
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glass, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified)
35mm camera
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
  • miniature camera
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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