Item 2005.006.13.116 - Nikon F90 (35mm camera)

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Nikon F90 (35mm camera)

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  • between 1992 and 2001 (Manufacturing)
    Nikon Corporation

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1 piece of photographic equipment : camera

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Item consists of an automatic 35mm camera manufactured by the Nikon Corporation and using the F lens mount system. The system mas marketed to more advanced amateurs but was often used by professional photographers as well. The camera features an LCD display screen for viewing and changing settings, the option of wide or spot auto-focus, and possible shutter speeds of 30 seconds to 1/8000 plus bulb with a flash synch of 1/125. The camera requires 4 AA batteries.

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Camera is in overall good condition. The camera back, which is rubberized, has begun to disintegrate and rub off, a known issue for this model.

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Donated to the Ryerson University Library and Archives Special Collections Department by Dr. Neville Poy in 2017.


Added to the Heritage Camera Collection in 2018.

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Item includes Nikon Macro SPeedlight SB-29 ring flash and an instruction manual, published by the Nikon Corporation.

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