Canon AT-1

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Canon AT-1
Canon AT-1- 50mm.jpg
Maker Canon Camera K. K.
Type 35 mm SLR
Lens mount Canon FD
ASA/ISO range ISO 25 to 3200
Focus Manual
Exposure Manual
Flash synchronization 1/60 s
Shutter speed range 2 s to 1/1000 s
Battery 4SR44 6V battery
Made in Japan

The Canon AT-1 is a 35mm FD-mount single-lens reflex camera manufactured by Canon of Japan from December 1977. It was produced purely for export and was never sold in the home Japanese market. It was a version of the popular AE-1 but without the shutter-speed priority auto-exposure mode of that camera. The AT-1 featured manual exposure only. This made the camera cheaper, as some consumers did not desire or require autoexposure and did not want to pay for it.

A light meter was included, featuring TTL center-weighted average metering with a CdS photocell, and a match needle in the viewfinder.

The accessories produced for the AE-1 also worked for the AT-1, including motor drives.

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