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Laser Matte with cross split prism rangefinder. With multi-program AE and preset aperture AE: Generally, photographers like to use this mode in conjunction with a tripod Background sharp, subject blur, like waterfall or to follow the moving subject with the camera, keeping it in focus but blurring the background.
The T80 lasted about a year and became one of Canon ‘s interesting but failed experiments, like the AL-1 and the ExEE and various other things they’d tried over the years.
Built-in electronic self-timer with beeper and LCD to indicate canpn. By the mid 80s, Canon had fifteen years of the FD-mount firmly established, twenty if you include the mostly-compatible FL-series. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Minolta introduced the Maxxum and blew the doors off everything else, including this camera, and took the market by storm. Basically, the Canon T80’s autofocus system automatically gauges subject contrast in order to calculate the distance to the subject, then sends out control signals to the lens-mounted micromotor with caon data exchange enabled AC lenses, which will adjusts focus for you.
These lenses had the FD maual and signal transmission capability. The motor got its instructions from the camera though electrical contacts on the camera mount. This leaves the top of the camera very clean, since there is no advance lever or rewind knob. Home – Photography in Malaysia. Film Rewind Power rewind with built-in motor. This is a similar mechanism to that used in compact digital cameras. Program display, pictographs, film speed, film transport, battery check, frame counter, and other indications.
The Canon T80 is Canon ‘s first autofocus 35mm single-lens reflex camera. The T series models were Canon’s way of realizing a new generation of SLR cameras that was necessary in the very competitive camera market ofwith the exception of T that was launched very late in – although the SLR market is now very dominated by Canon’s electronic mount EOS modelsall T series bodies have similar concept that include a built-in winder.
When you choose the T80’s Shallow Focus mode, your chosen subject will be emphasized. The autofocus system in the T80 works in the same manner as the focus assist system built into the earlier AL The auto-focus function does not work on any other camera, although they can be used as manual-focus FD lenses.
There were three specially produced, dedicated AC interchangeable lenses to supplement the autofocus system. Instead, three special lenses, designated ACwere produced for the camera. Canon SLR cameras and lens mounts film.
Canon T80 Camera – Main Features Part I
Film transport in the T80 is completely automatic, just as in the T70, in both directions. The lens has a self-contained autofocus system that does not require autofocus electronics in the camera body.
Power Source Four 1. In this mode, the T is giving priority to higher shutter speed than depth of field consideration. It’s also much slower than Canon ‘s newer EF lenses.
They didn’t want to give Nikon an opportunity to get disgruntled ex- Canon customers. Canon Camera Museum Modern Photography magazine camera test: You should find manua even though it will be out of focus, this type of simple background should give a better effect.
Canon T80 instruction manual
Three special autofocus AC lenses were produced for the T The s were a rush to incorporate autofocus onto single-lens-reflex SLR cameras. Continuous shooting at 0. You can regard this mode as leaving everything to the camera’s circuitry to handle the task of light metering and even the autofocus and making it almost like an idiot proof Maunal.
When you select the T80’s Deep Focus mode, your field of focus is manuao to maximum, so you can have a lot more elements in the picture in focus. The most obvious use for the T80’s Stop Action mode is in the realm of sports. The T was part of nanual successul T series models introduced by Canon during the early ’80 to replaced very popular A series SLR cameras.
The big problem was that the autofocus system just wasn’t that great. Viewfinder Fixed canoh pentaprism. For although blur is to be avoided in most cases, it can sometimes be an effective creative tool.
The earlier model, T of was a more futuristic modelthan the entry model T, while feature-loaded T of was a far more advanced model with virtually all imaginable automatic exposure control modes one can think of – functions like variable metering patterns and came with some dedicated accessories that can expand many photographic applications.
Other FD-mount lenses caonn also be used, but without autofocus capabilities.
Canon T80 instruction manual (reprint)
Media related to Canon T80 at Wikimedia Commons. Five-program Picture Selector System The Canon T80’s has a friendly Picture Selector Systemmaking automatic exposure selection so easy to use – it communicates information in visual terms, in a way that you can readily understand.
When a manual focus lens is used, the camera provides focus assistance in exactly the same manner as the AL First off, it’s relatively loud.
In lesser light it struggles—a lot.