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Nikon F2 35mm SLR film camera with 50mm f2 lens

Nikon F2 35mm SLR Film Camera w/ Nikon Nikkor 50mm f2 lens

All cameras come with 6 months warranty.

This kit includes:

  • Nikon F2 SLR film camera body
  • Nikon Nikkor 50mm f2 lens, nicknamed the ‘Japanese Summicron’
  • Nikon DP1 metering head


The Nikon F2 is a fully mechanical camera. This means it does not require batteries to operate the shutter. The A76 batteries are only used to power the camera’s light meter.

It uses Nikon F-mount lenses, from the AI and the older pre-AI series lenses until the modern D-series Nikon lenses.

As part of the Nikon Professional line, the Nikon F2 was used by photojournalists, war correspondents and many other working photographers of the 70s and 80s. It’s a solid, fully mechanical camera, with swappable focusing screens, prisms and backs, allowing you to build the perfect setup for your shooting style.

We love the F2 so much that we wrote a quick review, you can read it here!


Due to the age of this camera and the nature of old light meters we can’t guarantee that the light meter still works. This isn’t an issue as the camera will function perfectly without batteries. To meter a scene before taking a picture we recommend using an external light-meter or a light-meter app on your phone. Alternatively you can use the foolproof sunny-16 rule.


  • First release year: 1971
  • Lens Mount: Nikon F-mount
  • Power: 2x A76, SR44 or LR44 batteries for the meter 
  • Modes: Manual

Want to try before you buy? All cameras available online are also available in store for you to have a feel.