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Canon A1 Black

  • Canon A1 Black

    Beautiful Canon A-1 set, fully functional and restored for your enjoyment. 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 (accuracy was not verified with film). Shutter is squeak-free. Original finger grip and viewfinder cup are included. Brand new light seals and mirror guard installed .

    Excellently preserved, very minor signs of use on the body, no major scuffs or other cosmetic blemishes. Sharp, legible lettering on the dials. Focusing screen and viewfinder are pristine. Original leatherette is in excellent condition. Battery door is intact.


    • Canon FD 50mm f/1.8 prime lens. Very good condition. Scratch-free glass, minor internal dust and haze (will not affect shooting). Aperture blades show minor traces of oil, but functions properly. Focus is smooth. Barrel of the lens shows average wear, no dents. Original front cap included.
    • Omega 2x teleconverter, with both caps, dedicated case and original box. Appears clean, untested.
    • Factory manual for the camera (average condition, no rips) and a rare Canon A-1 factory promo brochure. Canon camera strap and shutter release cable. Fresh battery.
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