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  1. John Seaman attached a file to the thread Yashica 24 Does 120 Film.

    Ben, Rick, thanks for the comments. No doubt the differences between settings for 120 and 220 are small, but perhaps not insignificant...

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  2. John Seaman replied to the thread Yashica 24 Does 120 Film.

    I had read that discussion Joe, and ended up even more confused, to be honest. I must admit none of the shots were in need of critical...

    Sep 16, 2018 at 2:33 PM
  3. John Seaman attached a file to the thread Yashica 24 Does 120 Film.

    I would conclude that the Yashica 24 takes 120 film without modification. I even forgot to use the 120 start, using the 220 starting...

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  4. John Seaman posted a new thread.

    Yashica 24 Does 120 Film

    I acquired a Yashica 24 a few weeks ago. It's a Yashicamat designed for 24 exposures on 220 film, which has no backing paper. Good for...

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    Forum: Classic Manual Cameras

    Sep 16, 2018 at 10:36 AM
  5. John Seaman replied to the thread M42 Lenses.

    "There doesn't seem to be anywhere in the camera body to where the aperture tab is coupled." What you seem to be describing is meter...

    Sep 14, 2018 at 11:54 AM
  6. John Seaman replied to the thread Which cheap Canon for student?.

    I'd steer clear of the early bodies like the 600, 650. 10 and 100. They often suffer from a problem with the shutter. Otherwise go for...

    Sep 12, 2018 at 12:17 PM