Nikon F 1959

Nikon F 1959
Nikon F 1959 — Photo credit: © WestLicht Photographica

Very early “Tokyo” Nikon F SLR with with “Tick-Mark” Nikkor-S Auto 2/5cm, rare Nikon F instructions “Full Automatic Reflex”.

More than 800000 Nikon F's were made from 1959 to 1974. The F was Nikon's best seller to date that proved Japan was the new leader in photofilm camera design. The F established Nikon as the Professional's #1 choice — until Canon F1.