The Zenit APK 35-mm SLR camera with automatic exposure control is intended for taking various amateur pictures on black-and-white and color films.
The Zenit APK Camera takes lenses with bayonet fittings (K mount) and via an adapter ring it can accept lenses with M42x1 screw fittings and flange base of 45.5 mm.
Zenit APK Camera Specifications:
|Number of frames:
||"MC Zenitar-K-2" 50mm f/2.0
"Helios-44-K-4" 58mm f/2 to f/16
|Type of lens mount:
||PENTAX K lens mount
||from 1 up to 1/2,000sec, +B
||"Helios-44-K-4": 0.5m to infinity
"MC Zenitar-K-2" 50mm f/2.0: 0.45m to infinity
||4 cells of Mallory PX 625; UCAR EPX 625 types or 1 cell of Mallory PX 28; UCAR 544 types
|Power supply voltage:
||6 (1,5x4) V
The following features are remarkable with Zenit APK Camera:
Aperture-priority automatic shutter speed control depending on film speed with TTL exposure metering provides correct exposure when pictures are taken either with the standard lens or interchangeable ones as well as with light filters, supplementary lenses, extention tubes Semi-automatic exposure setting Metal focal-plane shutter made under license of the COPAL company (Japan) with electronically controlled speeds 1-1/2000 second. Low temperatures up to -15°C do not affect shutter operating quality.
Three-diode LED viewfinder display shows under- or over-exposure Composite focusing system with focusing wedges Viewfinder field of view covers 92% of the frame area Instant return mirror ensures continuous viewing of a subject before and after exposure High speed lens is provided with automatic stop-down Multiple exposure Electronic remote release Frame counter with auto-resetting, film rewind crank convenient to use and film rewind button reduce the time required for preparing the camera for picture-taking.
See also: Zenit AM2 Camera | Zenit Automat Camera