Film Cameras

35mm Lens-Shutter Camera

Autoboy WT28 (World Traveler)



  • Japan
  • Americas
  • Europe, Asia, Oceania
  • Outline
  • Specifications
Marketed March 1990
Original Price 29,800 yen (w/case)

Fully automatic autofocus camera with two focal lengths. It has an auto calendar for the years 1989 to 2022. It can also display (on the monitor panel) and imprint the date and time (including daylight savings time) in one of twenty-four major cities in the world.

The camera has a 28mm f/4 wide-angle lens and a 48mm f/6.5 lens. An ideal camera for overseas travel. “Autoboy WT28″ is printed on the front of the camera.

Type Fully automatic 35mm Lens-Shutter autofocus camera with two focal lengths
Picture Size 24 x 36 mm
AF System Triangulation system with near-infrared beam. Prefocus enabled.
Lens 28mm f/4 (4 elements in 3 groups) and 48mm f/5.6 (7 elements in 6 groups).
Shutter Electromagnetic programmed shutter and aperture. For 28mm: EV 9.5 (f/4 at 1/45 sec.) – EV 17 (f/22 at 1/250 sec.) For 48mm: EV 11 (f/6.5 at 1/45 sec.) – EV 17 (f/27 at 1/180 sec.) at ISO 100. Built-in electronic self-timer.
Viewfinder Variable-magnification Albada viewfinder with automatic switching for 28mm/48mm. 0.34x – 0.58x magnification and 84% coverage. Within the image area are the AF frame, parallax correction marks, and green OK-to-Shoot LED.
EE SPC for full-auto program EE. Metering range of EV 9.5 – 17. Film speed range: ISO 50 – 1600 (with DX code).
Built-in Flash Fixed, built-in flash. Guide No. 9 (at ISO 100 in meters).
Auto Calendar Auto calendar programmed for 1989 to 2022. Digital panel displays the date and time (including daylight savings time) for 24 cities around the world. Alarm provided.
Power Source One 6 V 2CR5 lithium battery
Film Loading &
After opening camera back, align film leader at mark, then close the camera back for auto loading. Automatic film advance with built-in motor. Film advance speed of 0.6 sec. per frame.
Frame Counter Counts up during film advance. Counts down during rewind.
Film Rewind Automatic rewind with built-in motor.
Dimensions &
142 x 77 x 60 mm, 360 g (with battery)