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Canon EOS 620

Canon EOS 620

Used Cat.# 986853
Canon EOS 620

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The Canon EOS 620 is a full featured, lightweight and easy to use autofocus SLR. The EOS 620 debuted as the first EOS professional model, with 1/250sec flash sync, 1/4000sec top shutter speed, auto-exposure-bracketing and multiple exposure capabilities. The 620 offers TTL flash (the original optional flash units were the 420EZ and the 300EZ), Program Exposure, Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority and Manual.

1/4000sec top shutter speed
Flash sync at speeds up to 1/250sec
Automatic exposure bracketing capability
Program Auto Exposure, Aperture Priority Exposure, Shutter Priority and Manual Exposure Modes as well as multiple-exposure capability
Evaluative Metering, Centerweighted Metering and Auto-Exposure (AE) Lock
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Canon 986853 specs

Autofocus TTL-SIR (TTL Secondary Imaged Registration) phase detection type using BASIS (base-stored image sensor). AF operation starts when the shutter button is pressed halfway. AF in-focus indicator lights upon ranging completion. Audible indicator (electronic beeper) can be turned on and off. One-shot, Servo and manual modes. Manual focusing confirmation possible with EF lenses.
Number of Focusing Points One
Shutter Vertical-travel focal plane shutter with electromagnetic release and all speeds electronically controlled.
Shutter Speed 30 sec-1/4000 + B, manually selectable in 0.5 EV increments.
Film Type 35mm 12/24/36 exp.
Maximum Flash Synchronization Speed 1/250 second
Film Loading Automatic. Film automatically advances to the first frame.
Film Transport Single and Continuous (approx. 3 fps)
Film Rewind Automatic. Film automatically rewinds at end of roll.
Metering System TTL full aperture metering: Evaluative metering and Center-weighted average metering (6.5%)
Metering Sensitivity @ ISO 100 with f/1.4 EV 1-20
Exposure Compensation +/-2 steps in 0.5 EV increments.
Flash Exposure Compensation No
AE Lock Yes
Exposure Modes Program Auto, Shutter-Priority AE, Aperture-Priority AE and Manual
Viewfinder Fixed eye-level pentaprism (-1 standard diopter setting)
Viewfinder Coverage 94% vertical at 0.8x magnification at infinity with 50mm lens
Viewfinder Info Displayed at the bottom of the viewing area.
1) 7-Segment LCD digit and character display: Shutter Speed - flashes at 2Hz to give out-of-metering range warning, Aperture value - flashes ar 2Hz to give out-of-metering range warning, Metered manual exposure level - OP, oo, CL
2) LCD mask character display: AE Lock indicator, Flash charge completion indicator, exposure compensation indicator, AF in-focus indicator (flashes at 8Hz when AF is not possible)
Focusing Screen Laser-matte screen (interchangeable)
Special Features Auto-Exposure bracketing (+/- 5 steps in 1/2 step increments), Multiple Exposures (presetable for up to 9 exposures on one frame - automatically cleared upon completion)
Self Timer Electronically controlled with 10-second delay indicated by blinking LED operation confirmation lamp.
Power Source 2CR5 6 volt lithium battery
Dimensions (WxHxD) 513/16 x 41/4 x 25/8" (148 x 108.3 x 67.5mm) WHD
Weight 24.5 oz. (700g)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 1.0 lb
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