Equipment: Canon A-1 SLR

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It's been a very long while since I posted a classic camera review but I bought a Canon A-1 over the weekend at an antique mall. I haven't finished my first roll yet, but I'm very impressed by its handling. It's a considerably better camera than the Canon AE-1 Program that I used to own.

The link to the review is: http://www.photoethnography.com/ClassicCameras/CanonA1.html

Comments more than welcome!

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love your reference site :)
thanks for sharing

koh

Love my Canon A-1 SLR

Glad I found your write-up on the Canon A-1.

For me, it's the one camera I will never sell or give away.

My best friend owned it. When he passed away, it became mine.

I recently had it CLA'd and then a shutter mechanism broke on it. All repaired.

In 25 years I don't think anyone will be using the digital cameras of today. But hopefully, a grandson or granddaughter will be shooting with my best friend's Canon A-1.

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