Nikon F2Film Camera

Nikon F2

  • Camera Type for Nikon F2


  • Film Type for Nikon F2


  • Manufacturer of Nikon F2


  • Origin Country of Nikon F2


Size & Weight

  • Camera Size for Nikon F298 x 152.5 x 57.5 mm
  • Camera Weight for Nikon F2840 g
  • Camera Build Material for Nikon F2Metal


  • Camera Focus Mode for Nikon F2Manual Focus
  • Camera Focus Type for Nikon F2Split Image


  • Camera Shutter Speed Range for Nikon F21 sec – 1/2000 sec
  • Camera ISO Speed Range for Nikon F212 ISO – 3200 ISO
  • Camera Exposure Modes for Nikon F2Manual, Aperture Priority
  • Camera Exposure Meter for Nikon F2Center-weighted
  • Camera Viewfinder for Nikon F2Eye-level pentaprism

Lens & Accessories

  • Camera Lens Type for Nikon F2Interchangeable Lens
  • Camera Lens Mount for Nikon F2Nikon F mount
  • Common Camera Lenses for Nikon F2Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 is a common lens for the Nikon F2 Nikkor 50mm f/1.4Nikkor 35mm f/2 is a common lens for the Nikon F2 Nikkor 35mm f/2
  • Camera Flash for Nikon F2Nikon F2 Flash No Built-In Flash
  • Camera Common Accessories for Nikon F2MD-2 motor drive is a common accessory for the Nikon F2 MD-2 motor driveMB-2 battery pack is a common accessory for the Nikon F2 MB-2 battery packDS-12 EE Aperture Control Unit is a common accessory for the Nikon F2 DS-12 EE Aperture Control Unit


  • Camera Battery Type for Nikon F2SR44
  • Battery Life for Nikon F2Approximately 12 months
  • Battery Replaceable for Nikon F2Replaceable


Use Cases

  • Camera Use Cases for Nikon F2
    Street Photography
    Portrait Photography
    Landscape Photography
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Description for Nikon F2 Description for Nikon F2

The Nikon F2 is a professional-level 35mm film SLR camera that was introduced in 1971 as the successor to the highly successful Nikon F. It features a rugged and durable construction, making it suitable for use in various shooting conditions. The F2 offers a fully mechanical shutter with a range of speeds from 1/2000 to 10 seconds, as well as a bulb mode for long exposures. It has a through-the-lens (TTL) metering system that provides accurate exposure readings. The camera also has interchangeable viewfinders and focusing screens, allowing photographers to customize their shooting experience. The Nikon F2 is compatible with a wide range of Nikon F-mount lenses, making it a versatile choice for photographers.

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The Nikon F2 is known for its exceptional build quality and reliability. It was widely used by professional photographers and photojournalists during its time and is still highly regarded by many film enthusiasts today. The camera offers a wide range of accessories, including motor drives, film backs, and various viewfinders, which further enhance its capabilities. The F2 has a modular design, allowing users to easily replace and repair its components. It is a heavy camera, weighing around 800 grams without a lens. The Nikon F2 is a classic and iconic film camera that continues to be appreciated for its performance and durability.

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Description for Nikon F2 Pros and Cons for Nikon F2

One of the most iconic and legendary film cameras

Robust and durable construction

Excellent build quality and ergonomics

Wide range of interchangeable lenses available

Accurate and reliable metering system

Mechanical shutter for precise exposure control

Compatible with a variety of accessories

Supports multiple exposure and long exposure photography

Relatively heavy and bulky

Manual focus only

No built-in motor drive

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Description for Nikon F2 Potential Problems and Fixes for Nikon F2

Shutter Speed Accuracy

Over time, the accuracy of the shutter speed can decline. This can lead to over or underexposed photos. Regular servicing is recommended to keep the shutter mechanism in good working order.

Light Meter Failure

The Nikon F2's light meter can fail due to age or damage. It's important to handle the camera with care and consider having a professional check the light meter regularly.

Focusing Screen Dust

Dust can gather on the focusing screen over time, affecting the clarity of the viewfinder. Gentle cleaning with a soft brush or air blower can help maintain it.

Description for Nikon F2 Frequently Asked Questions for Nikon F2

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