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Canon A1 Black

  • Canon A1 Black

    Canon A-1 film SLR in excellent condition, just serviced and ready for new owner. One of the most advanced and full-featured Canon film cameras of its day, with a digital LED display for shutter speed and aperture and a full set of features. Robust camera, well regarded by advanced amateurs and semi-pro photographers, but user-friendly for a beginner. Full user manual is available at


    Shutter, film transport and self-timer work properly. Meter appears to respond properly to light, shutter and lens settings, but accuracy was not verified with film. Shutter is squeak-free. Light seals and mirror guard have just been replaced for years of trouble-free operation. Original finger grip, hotshoe cover and viewfinder cup are included.


    EXC+. No major blemishes or dents, just moderate brassing on the bottom from normal use. Bright and legible lettering on the dials. Focusing screen and viewfinder are clear of dust. Original leatherette is in very good condition. Battery door is intact.


    • Canon FD 50mm f/1.8 prime lens. Near-MINT condition, no scratches or fungus. Aperture is snappy and blades are oil-free. Focusing is smooth. The barrel of the lens shows minimal to no wear. Comes with genuine Canon front and rear caps and a UV filter.
    • Canon camera strap, body cap, roll of film (expired, use at your own risk) and a fresh battery for the camera.
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