The Konica Hexar AF has many talents, most of them hidden Now, before people go and get their knickers in a twist, I do sell all of the cameras. The Hexar AF has to be hands down one of the best made 35mm film AF focusing for Infrared films — adjustable for Kodak or Konica IR films. I have now sold my Konica Hexar AF, but to be honest, I regret it somehow. Although I enjoy my new Leica M very much, the Hexar AF is just.

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In general, the AF is adequately fast and accurate. You most likely have the sticky shutter problem if you experience this. This camera is so intriguing. At the same time, there are things that could drive you a bit nuts if you crave more full control. Konica Konica Hexar AF. This article needs additional citations for verification. This enables a slower, but much quieter, film advance, shutter cocking and autofocus.

There is no fungus. Patreon allows those of you who would like to support 35mmc on a monthly basis with a small regular donations. I was satisfied in every aspect: For example, hexag can set up the Hexar for manual focus or hedar focus or what have you, but for that you need to rely on pressing a bunch of buttons all of which you need a manual or look up online on how to do it. Other products and companies referred to herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies or mark holders.


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Very clean and clear. This site uses cookies. Ko-Fi allows one off donations. Later-production examples of the Hexar supported four features not available in earlier units: It appealed with its superb lens and the general high quality of its construction.

5 Frames with a Konica Hexar AF – By James Nguyen – 35mmc

Twenty two years later, I still get a special feeling when I hold the Hexar and use it. Automatic flash exposure is available when used with this HX unit, in variable-aperture automatic mode when set to [P]rogram mode useful for fill-flashfixed-aperture automatic flash mode when set to [A] or [M] modes or manual mode when the flash is set to “P-full”.

I know I have.

Konica and Minolta merged to form Konica Minolta in See each listing for international shipping options and costs. In autofocus mode, a central indicator in the viewfinder shows the point the camera will attempt to focus on and a lamp in the viewfinder indicates that focus has been achieved when the shutter release is half pressed.

On second thought, in silent mode I can’t hear the camera operate — I have never found a quieter 35mm camera. The koniac is fitted with a 35mm fixed- focal length lens with autofocus and with a large maximum aperture of f2.


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Just like being used to the low budget Craigslist layout, I was used to the old school Photo. Thanks for your support! If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it.

The lens exhibited excellent tonality and reproduces colors superbly especially with a good color film like the old Reala or Velvia. It also limits the use of faster film in bright daylight.

The Konica Hexar AF

The Hexar AF was sold as a luxurious point and shoot with a fabulous lens the lens is often compared to a leica summicron. The lens on the Hexar is considered to be of high quality for this type of camera and is often compared with other high-quality lenses such as those from Leica. Konica later released a rangefinder camera, the Hexar RFwith some perhaps superficial similarities to the Hexar camera.

This is an awesome feature for me as I love to shoot half a roll in one camera and one roll in another. Konica isn’t going to keep offering this upgrade forever you know!