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My Konica Hexar Silver

HEXAR, finally
This is the camera I've been searching for, for a long time.


*: Discontinued 1999. Check links below for more info.

:: hexar original or hexar silver -- which do you prefer?
:: hexar lens diagram
:: dante stella's black hexar
:: excellent review, and the secret of Silent Mode!
:: a lot of info on

This is a personal photo project online.
All works are protected under copyright laws.

Technical Info:
35mm auto focus compact camera
Lens: Konica Hexar Lens 35mm f/2.0
7 elements 6 groups
46mm filter diameter; built in lens hood
Shutter Speed: 1/250-30sec plus T
Focusing Type: active af/manual focusing
Minimum focusing: 60cm
Exposure control: programmed/manual/aperture priority AE
spot metering
exposure compensation +-2EV in 1/3 stops
auto DX coding 64-5000; manual setting ASA 6-6400
Powered by One 2CR5 lithium battery
Size: 137.5 x 76.5 x 64.5mm, 495g


  • It's really quiet!
  • Solid, and heavy
  • Date imprint--the smallest I've ever seen
  • Viewfinder is big and smart!
  • Intelligent Programme mode
  • Large dial control
  • Built-in lens hood
  • Fast & reliable AF/AE
  • Superb 35mm f/2.0 Hexar lens
  • It's made by Konica
  • Oh yes I'm finding more...... (2003/3/18)