The camera was one of the first commercially available 35mm SLRs to include through-the-lens metering.
- A small switch on the (photographer's) left side of the lens housing was pushed up to stop down the lens and activate the meter; the exposure controls would then be adjusted to center a needle on the right edge of the viewfinder.
Speed up to 1600 ASA
Viewfinder: pentaprism eye-level viewfinder
Has a Pentax/Praktica lens screwmount (M42)
Shutter: Focal plane shutter, speeds 1 - 1/1000 second, flash sync 1/60 second
Metering: CdS TTL metering (stopped-down manual match-needle metering system) EV 1.7 ~ 18 (ISO 100) ASA range 20-1600 (on original Spotmatic)
You'll need to require 35mm film and SR44 batteries
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