The Yashica J-3 was the first numbered model of the ‘J’ Series of cameras and was released in late 1962. The black version was never mentioned in any brochure that I own or have seen either in English or Japanese. A small number were made but finding a mint and working model is quite difficult – but worth the chase!
Studio Camera – Fujifilm X-T2
Lens – Yashica Auto Yashinon 5cm f/2 (the original lens for the J-3)
Adapter – FotodioX M42-FX
Film Simulation – (Top) Acros, (Bottom) Velvia Vivid
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