A Filmphotographers Delight: The Nikon F4 + Nikon 28-70/2.8: A Real Weapon!

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It's fast, it's heavy, it's solid like a rock, plus a very bright lens.

Nikon F4E
Nikon 28-70/2.8
right now loaded with Ilford HP5

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I love the F4! One of the best ever built!

I still have my F4s.
Used it a lot and never let me down. I should pick it up again.

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A friend of mine has that same combination and uses it regularly and even though he has digital cameras this is still his favorite

Such a fantastic beast, and a total upper body workout 😂

Nice! I use the good ol Nikon f2

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I'm also still using my FM2 a lot!

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Nice just started following you lets support each other. Love coming across new photographers on steemit!

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Top, all for it ;)

That is fantastic! I still have my very, very old Zenit, but I don't use it anymore!

Wow! This is no ordinary camera! But we could hardly find films here!

My friend used to show me his F1 while I had a very old Canon!

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You have a nice peaceful weapon :) I used to have a Pentax SLR camera and enjoyed traveling around with it. Especially in India. But I sold it as it was too heavy for me. I always miss the quality even smart phones can do quite a lot these days. So I think about buying one after my daughter walks by herself completely for a day :D

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I started with an Ashai Pentax 30 years ago. It was a lovely piece! Then I switched to Nikon for good.
Those cameras were unaffordable back then; now the F4 goes for 200 bucks! The lens is still pricey though!

Nice set up. I like heavy cameras!

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Heard nothing but good about the F4. Sadly, was before my time in photography. :0

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You can get the F4 for ~200 bucks ;)
The lens is a bit more costly though...

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Reckon so. :) I'd also like to be able to develop my own film, so that would be another thing to deal with should I enter the analog world. Some day...

Cool old camera, they certainly made them tuff, cheers mate.

Looks very nice! What shutter speed does this go up to?

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The F4 goes up to 1/8000!

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Wowza!! that's one speedy snapper!! I'll be keeping my eye out for one of these :) Thanks for the info