Konica
FS-1
Introduced 1979




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The FS-1 was the first SLR with built-in motor drive. Electronic shutter. Camera is dead without batteries, but those are 4 readily available AA alkalines. Use of rechargeables is dangerous for the circuitry.

Full-featured SLR with Gallium Arsenide Phosphour TTL light meter. Shutter-priority auto-exposure. Uses LEDs as viewfinder indications. Konica AR bayonet. Shutter speeds 2s to 1/1000S and B. Extremely simple film load.