Pronea S (APS) Specifications
Note : The Pronea S is a less capable camera than the Pronea 6i
Type of Camera Integral-motor autofocus Advanced Photo System (IX240) single-lens reflex with built-in speedlight.
Picture Format 16.7 x 30.2mm (IX240 film format)
Usable Film Advanced Photo System (IX240) film cartridge (16.7 x 30.2mm) ISO 25-10000 PRONEA uses only Advanced Photo System IX240 film cartridges. Mid roll change (MRC) possible.
Information Exchange System Magnetic Information Exchange (Mag. IX) system
Print Aspect Ratio C, H and P types available
Lens Mount Nikon F mount
Lens IX-Nikkor and AF Nikkor lenses.
Focus Mode Auto Servo AF (automatically chooses single or continuous servo depending on wheteher the subject is moving), and Manual with Electronic Rangefinder
Focus Area Wide and Spot selectable
Focus Tracking Automatically activated when subject moves
Autofocus Detection System Nikon AM280 autofocus module, AF assist illuminator provided.
Autofocus Detection Range Approx. EV 0 to 20 (at ISO 200)
Electronic Rangefinder Available in Manual focus mode with lenses having a maximum aperture of f/5.6 or faster
Exposure Metering Two built-in exposure meters - 3D Matrix with IX-"D"-AFS-AFI, six segment matrix with non-D.
Metering Range (at ISO 200 with 50mm f/1.4 lens) EV 2 to 21
Exposure Meter Duration Remains on for 5sec. after switch is on or after removing finger from shutter release button
Exposure Modes General purpose program, Programmed Auto (Auto-Multi Program and Vari-Program), Shutter-Priority Auto, Aperture-Priority Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Night scene.
Programmed Auto Exposure Control Camera sets both shutter speed and lens aperture automatically; Flexible Program possible
Shutter-priority Auto Exposure Control Aperture automatically selected to match manually set shutter speed
Aperture-priority Auto Exposure Control Automatically selected shutter speed to match manually set aperture
Exposure Compensation With exposure compensation button; ±2 EV range, in 1/2 EV steps
Shutter Electromagnetically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane shutter
Shutter Speeds Lithium niobate oscillator-controlled speeds from 1/2000 to 30 sec. (in 1/2 step); electromagnetically controlled Bulb setting
Viewfinder Fixed-eyelevel pentaprism high-eyepoint type; approx. 95% frame coverage for printed image area in H type (at 9.8 ft.); approx. 0.72X - 0.79X magnification with 50mm lens set at infinity
Eyepoint Approx. 18mm
Focusing Screen Nikon clear matte screen IV; fixed
Viewfinder Information LCD shows shutter speed, aperture, electronic analog exposure display, flash/exposure compensation mark; flash ready-light LED
LCD Panel Information Vari-Program, shutter speed, aperture, exposure mode, Flexible Program, film advance mode, multiple exposure, number of multiple exposure, flash sync mode, exposure/flash bracketing mark, exposure compensation, frame counter, self-timer, title imprint, total number of exposures in cartridge, print quantity, film cartridge indicator, date and time are displayed when power is off
LCD Panel Illumination Push illumination button to activate
Film Loading Drop-in loading system; film automatically advances to the first blank frame after inserting cartridge
Film Advance In single-frame shooting mode, film automatically advances one frame when shutter is released; in continuous shooting mode, shots are taken as long as shutter release button is depressed; approx. 3.5 fps (3.3 fps with Focus Tracking)
Frame Counter Additive type; counts back while film is being rewound
Film Rewind Automatic rewind at the end of film roll; mid-roll rewind possible by pressing two film rewind buttons
Self-timer Electronically controlled; 10 sec. duration; cancellable
Accessory Shoe Standard ISO-type hot-shoe contact; ready-light contact, TTL flash contact, monitor contact; mount receptacle for SB-27/SB-26's Posi-Mount System provided
Built-in TTL Speedlight Guide number: 52(ISO 200, ft.); flash coverage: 20mm or longer lens; Matrix Balanced Fill-Flash, Red-Eye Reduction, Slow Sync and Rear-Curtain Sync are possible
Flash Synchronization Up to 1/125 sec.
Flash Recommended Light Lights up when flash is recommended
Flash Ready-light Lights up when flash is ready; blinks to indicate flash output level was full in previous shot
Flash Output Level Compensation From -3 to +1 EV, in 1/2 EV steps
Data Recording Function Data displayed in the LCD panel with seven choices: Year/Month/Day, Year/Month/Day/Hour/Minute, Month/Day/Year, Month/Day/Year/Hour/Minute, Day/Month/Year, Day/Month/Year/Hour/Minute or No recording; 24-hour cycle with no AM/PM; built-in clock with timing accuracy within ±90 sec. a month; power source for backup: camera body.
Number of Film Rolls Per Set of Fresh Batteries For autofocus operation using IX-Nikkor 24-70mm f/3.5-5.6 lens covering the full range from infinity to the closest distance and back to infinity before each shot, in Continuous Servo AF mode with film advance mode at continuous and a shutter speed of 1/180 sec. or faster.
Power Source Two CR2-type lithium batteries
Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 4.6 x 3.4 x 2.2 in.
Weight (without batteries) Approx. 11.5 oz.
Accessories: Remote controller ML-L1 (remote release) infrared 16 feet directlt in front of camera; Power Pack MB-11 (cold weather); Wireless slave flash controller SU-4;
Conversion table of focal length