Film Cameras

35mm Focal-Plane Shutter SLR Camera

EOS620

EOS620

EOS620

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Marketed May 1987
Original Price 146,000 yen (w/EF 35-70mm f/3.5-4.5),
108,000 yen (body)

Developed as the high-end version of the EOS 650, the EOS 620 has the following features not found in the 650: Shiftable program AE, autobracketing up to ±5 stops in 1/2-stop increments, maximum of 9 multiple exposures, and uniform EL illumination (the world’s first on a camera) of the external LCD panel.

Type 35mm focal-plane shutter multi-mode AF SLR camera
Picture Size 24 x 36 mm
Normal Lens EF 35-70mm f/3.5-4.5, EF 50mm f/1.8
Lens Mount EF mount
AF System TTL phase detection. AF modes: One-Shot AF and Continuous AF (release-priority). AF operating range at ISO 100: EV 1 – 18.
Shutter Vertical-travel, focal-plane electronic shutter. 30 sec. – 1/4000 sec., B. X-sync at 1/250 sec. (hot shoe). Built-in electronic self-timer (with blinking LED).
Viewfinder Fixed eye-level pentaprism. 0.8x magnification and 94% coverage. New Laser Matte screen.
Viewfinder
Information
AF mark, in-focus indicator, partial metering circle, manual, partial metering display (AE lock), shutter speed, aperture setting, flash ready, and exposure compensation.
Metering &
Exposure Control
Composite SPC for TTL full-aperture metering (6-zone evaluative or 6.5% partial at center) with shutter speed-priority AE, aperture-priority AE, shiftable program AE, and match-needle manual. AE lock provided. Autobracketing up to ±5 stops (in 1/2-stop increments), maximum 9 multiple exposures, and exposure compensation up to ±5 EV (in 1/2-stop steps) enabled. Metering range at ISO 100 and f/1.4: EV 1 – 20. Film speed range: ISO 6 to 6400.
External LCD Shutter speed, aperture setting, AF mode, film-loaded indicator, film transport, film advance-completed indicator, picture-taking mode, autobracketing indicator and amount, multiple-exposure indicator and count, film advance mode, battery check, and other indications. Illumination (EL) provided.
Power Source One 6 V 2CR5 lithium battery
Film Loading &
Advance
Align film leader at mark, then close the camera back for auto loading. Automatic film advance with built-in motor. Film advance modes (set with film advance mode button): Approx. 3 fps and single advance.
Film Rewind Fully automatic with built-in motor. Midroll rewind enabled.
Dimensions &
Weight
148 x 108 x 68 mm, 700 g
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