Film Cameras

35mm Focal-Plane Shutter SLR Camera



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Marketed November 1994
Original Price 230,000 yen (w/Battery Pack BP-E1)

This is an EOS-1N with Battery Pack BP-E1 attached. The Battery Pack uses four size-AA batteries and one 2CR5 lithium battery at the same time. You can flip a switch to switch between these two battery types. The longer grip also makes camera holding easier.

Type 35mm focal-plane shutter multi-mode AF SLR camera
Normal Lens EF 50mm f/1.4, others
Lens Mount EF mount
AF System TTL phase detection. AF modes: One-Shot and predictive AI Servo AF. Cross-type BASIS for the AF sensor. Five focusing points selectable automatically by the camera or manually with a camera dial. AF operating range at ISO 100: EV 0 – 18.
Shutter Vertical-travel, focal-plane electronic shutter with metal curtains. 30 sec. – 1/8000 sec., B. X-sync at 1/250 sec. (German-lock socket and hot shoe). Shutter speed can be set in 1/3-stop increments. Built-in electronic self-timer (with countdown indicator on LCD panel).
Viewfinder Fixed eye-level pentaprism. 0.72x magnification and virtually 100% coverage. New Laser Matte screen is standard. Eight interchangeable focusing screens. Built-in dioptric correction from -3 to +1 diopters. 20mm eye relief.
Five focusing points at center, fine spot metering circle (2.3% at center), shutter speed and aperture setting (digital readout in 1/2- or 1/3-stop increments depending on Custom Function setting), AE lock, manual, flash ready, exposure compensation, exposure level scale, exposure level display (dots and bars), background exposure for flash, remaining frame count, and other indications.
Metering &
Exposure Control
Composite SPC for TTL full-aperture metering (16-zone evaluative, 9% partial at center, fine spot metering [2.3% at center], 3.5% spot metering at focusing point, and centerweighted averaging) with shutter speed-priority AE, aperture-priority AE, depth-of-field AE, Intelligent program AE, and metered manual. AE lock is automatic when focus is achieved in One-Shot AF and evaluative metering mode. Manual AE lock enabled with AE lock button in all metering modes. Exposure compensation and autobracketing range of ±3 EV (in 1/3-stop increments). Maximum 9 multiple exposures. Metering range with evaluative or partial metering: EV 0 – 20. Metering range with fine spot metering at ISO 100 and f/1.4: EV 3 – 20. Film speed range: ISO 6 to 6400.
External LCD Custom Function setting, autobracketing steps, depth-of-field AE, Intelligent program AE, shutter speed-priority AE, aperture-priority AE, film-loaded indicator, film rewind completed, multiple-exposure setting and countdown, film speed, AF mode, film transport, and other indications.
Power Source One 6 V 2CR5 lithium battery or Battery Pack BP-E1 (housing four 1.5 V size-AA alkaline or 1.2 V size-AA Ni-Cd batteries)
Film Loading &
Align film leader at mark, then close the camera back for auto loading. Automatic film advance with built-in motor. Three film advance modes including 6 fps (One-Shot AF/manual).
Film Rewind Fully automatic with built-in motor. Midroll rewind enabled. Normal and silent rewind modes provided.
Dimensions &
161 x 140 x 74 mm, 1085 g (without batteries)