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Agfa Optima Ia | by RaúlM.
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Agfa Optima Ia

Agfa Optima Ia ~1962

Agfa Color-Agnar f=45, 1:2,8

Prontor Shutter 1/30 -1 /250 in auto mode

Auto exposure controlled by selenium light meter, a red or green symbol displayed in the viewfinder at the press of the "magic release lever" the stop or all clear message.

It has a flash connection and a B position with manual choice of the aperture.

Focus by symbols.

This is the second edition, being the Optima I the first auto exposure camera.


This camera was a gift of my cousin António Abílio Dantas Gomes


I invite you to visit my blog Classic Cameras

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Taken on May 29, 2011