Christmas Meeting at JCII Camera Museum, Tokyo
640F and Nikon I
Meeting Room of JCII Camera Museum, Tokyo
Season of Christmas.
Nikon F parts full set
Top cover of Nikon F 6400460
Top cover of Nikon F 6401367
Reserch of the Nikon F mirror housing box
We verified that ealy type of Nikon F has two springs in the mirror housing box.
A mirror housing box was removed from the Nikon F
Left and center are two springs, right is one spring
Early No. 6400460 and No. 6401367 have two springs
Assembly of Nikon F with god's hand
Just number No. 6408000 of Nikon F
Special Reserch of Nikon I
Tad Sato-san brought his super collection to brighten the Christmas meeting.
Simple Beautiful Nikon I
The first production of Nikon I No. 60924 !!!!!!
Very good working Nikon I No. 609299 !!!
Red dot shutter release of Nikon I No. 609331 !!!
Size of MIOJ mark is different at manufactured time
Peter Coeln-san and Akihiko Suzuki-san
The most beautiful camera is Nikon I in history
Nikkor 5cm F2 No. 70811 !!!
The first production model has meter engraving
W-Nikkor 2.5cm F4
This month's special is W-Nikkor 2.5cm F4.
W-Nikkor 2.5cm F4 No. 403329
W-Nikkor 2.5cm F4 No. 404527
W-Nikkor 2.5cm F4 No. 404157
Nikon I and W-Nikkor 2.5cm F4 and 2.5cm finder
Leica thread of W-Nikkor 2.5cm F4 No. 502769
The first production of COM-Nikkor 37mm F1.4 No. 800001
Nice Shot by the Nikon I !!
A special meeting continued.
Shot by the Nikon I at JCII Camera Museum, Tokyo
Super Ultra Rare Nikon Variframe Finder
Tad Sato-san showed us a very unusual collection for the special meeting at Christmas.
Rear of the prototype Nikon Variframe finder
Special shape of Nikon Variframe finder
These images are published in the excellent book below.
The Complete Nikon Rangefinder System
THE NIKON ALBADA TYPE VARIFRAME PROTOTYPE
Nikon Kenkyukai Tokyo Meeting in Ginza Christmas
We held the "Bonenkai party" (Year end party) at a restaurant in Ginza.
Someone had bought a Nikon lens in Ginza before the party started.
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